D12 – march around Goldman Sachs- success, raging grannies, staged press conference happened. spur of the moment flash mob in the mall/Winter Garden – spiral dance led by Starhawk.. then police broke us up…
-17 PPL arrested
-Over 300 PPL present, up to 500?
-Press liked event, including Matt Taibi.
-VERY clear targeting of LiveStream
-“Squidding” is a meme!!!
-beautiful and play let us be there for longer/ creative
– Occupy WalMart: No report-back
– Occupy MET: p – 2 months from now there will be
– Squidding – brainstorm about a viral way of going about it. letsgosquidding.org
– New Years Eve- want an action, not a party… maybe something in Zucchotti, OR Times Square.
-Legal/Jail Support: – people may be arraigned tonite, if not people are going to central booking tomorrow (Wed) – people are at central booking. Number: (774-257-4657) (Update by end of mtg: peeps were going to be arraigned around 8pm, DA folks were heading over.)
-Police- how can subvert the police by befriending them? – people see the structure. oppressor is held up by pillars, one of which is the police. we probably cant use force, we need to infiltrate the police department… Identify a charity the police are at, befriend the police- then use that information (about precincts and names) to pretend to be a police officer,
Jerry has an action, – yesterday a cop was killed, a subversive action –
– should we genuinely care about the cops OR not??
-Wall Mart: 100 years ago Kraft sold cheese at a marketplace, and Wall Mart owns marketplace, cant sell cheese – PLAN: trying to go into Wallmart to sell bread
– OR give it away. freestore? targeted information around that works.
-Sunday 18th 230-7- overall OWS Movement Conversation, Dec 18th @ Pace University, a visioning meeting – NO DA SPOKES COUNCIL
– organized by Movement Building, an attempt to bring everyone together
– different ways of getting this information out (text loop, email, ..)
– how do DA announcements go out? rotating moderator who handles announcements
– concern: sunday’s meetings are used to set times for future meetings..is there a way we can do that without having DA spokes council. –yes, there is – at the pace meeting.
– friendly amendment: before the pace meeting, have time to hear announcements.
– test for consensus, yes.. consensus achieved!
– New Year’s Eve action?
– pre-party, new years resolution thing around 9pm
– converge around times square, party
– how do we want to approach this? – got everyone
– it should be a party, it should feel like a party
– OWS might wanna colab W/ Times Up
Arrested- people arrested AT the Stock Exchanges at lunch, grabbed people and thier equipment, and live – maybe we can have lunch with Wall St.
West Coast s with East Coast action
– we can also focus on Goldman Sachs
– we need outreach to take up responsibility.-
– DA has become a centralized piece of the movement.
People met with Earth First anti-fracking people UPSTATE – OWS people were invited to come support them..
Closing Bank accounts – accumulate commitments from bankholders, which will influence banks in stopping foreclosure. will be discussed
D12 PPL getting arraigned right now. might get out of jail.
Private Danny Chen- died abroad under misterious causes
Occupy Mexico City – is here !