Monthly Archives: March 2012

3-27-12 notes

DAWG NOTES 3-27-12   start @ 5:45pm   intros report backs – madeline’s out of jail!!!! <3 breakouts (15 minutes) occupy student debt – winter spring training – zak act up april 25th – ? rap battle -shawn/austin   report backs: student debt: 4pm at Union Square; want a tactics training during action; want to […]

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DAWG Meeting Minutes – 03/27/12

DAWG NOTES 3-27-12 start @ 5:45pm intros report backs – madeline’s out of jail!!!! <3 breakouts (15 minutes) occupy student debt – winter spring training – zak act up april 25th – ? rap battle -shawn/austin   report backs: student debt: 4pm at Union Square; want a tactics training during action; want to have a […]

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Street Tactics/Clown Vocabulary!

Every Friday before our march to disrupt the NYSE closing bell, DAWG organizers have been hosting tactical trainings for spring trainees to employ in the streets later that day. These tactics were initially developed by street performance groups, including Rebel Clown Army, and are being adapted by OWS for practical use in the street and […]

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3.19.12 Sunday 2-6p meeting minutes

3-18-12 DA Notes Debrief from re-occupation What went wrong? : – We should have stayed in the Financial District after getting kicked out of the park – There were a lot of people in park who we couldn’t convince to do park defense. – We need to work on holding space and be aware when […]

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M17 Debrief – 03/18/12

3-18-12 DA Notes Debrief from re-occupation What went wrong? : – We should have stayed in the Financial District after getting kicked out of the park – There were a lot of people in park who we couldn’t convince to do park defense. – We need to work on holding space and be aware when […]

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A Very Subversive Invitation!

  You are cordially invited to attend ongoing May Day Action Spokescouncils! This body aspires to inspire autonomous actions and collectively create a space where different groups can support each other through mutual aid and solidarity. We will not be meeting to make decisions or critique others’ tactics but to coordinate the various actions that […]

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Street Tactics 101: Pacer Training

On Tuesday, March 6th, Direct Action Working Group reached a unanimous consensus to make the call for a Spring Resurgence by making weekly marches on Wall Street.  We’re excited to bring the heat back to Wall Street as the weather gets warmer! As part of the 7-week initiative building toward May Day, we’ve committed to […]

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Strategy Session Notes – 03/04/12

· May Day website is setup. · Housing changed process for metro card DA gets 7. Cecillia and Mark are point people for this. First come first serve go to Mark. · Why do we have more than other WG · The big WGs get more · Becky has been nominated and approved to be […]

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