From:   Dallas <>
Sent time:   Thursday, November 03, 2011 12:58:03 PM
Subject:   SPAM-MED: Re: [GlobalRevolutionMedia] Re: Unspeakable Situation at Media Last Night

i admit I am not privy to all the accounts. And I am not defending

or condoning. I agree that this has to be addressed, and resolved.

 And that if he wants to operate as another encampment member, and

create his own art/media/coverage, as long as he is not claiming to be

"official" OWS/GA sanctioned working group, then to each his own.

and he could still be a good ally and affinity team to work with.


a bit sit down is needed.


On Thu, Nov 3, 2011 at 2:54 PM, Vlad T <> wrote:

> Dallas


> Thorin has been guilty of a few things over the last month and a half.....

> the latest violence against a memeber of the media team is just the latest

> of a very long series of highly questionable actions.


> However, we cant tolerate violence in our group.  so i think the situation

> is sort of closed.  we need to come up with a process to resolve this issue,

> but i recomend outing this behaviur on public channels once and for all.


> On Thu, Nov 3, 2011 at 2:50 PM, Dallas <> wrote:


>> i have a good relationship with thorin and his team.    i will be

>> speaking with him before the media meeting today.   and will advise

>> him to attend and to bring any of his partners/team members.   He

>> respects me and i want to give him an opportunity to declare his

>> intentions to everyone and to have it be clearly understood.


>> Personally I am not a fan of what I saw on that video.   That is NOT

>> the kind of sentiment I support.  I don't care who it was he was

>> speaking to and for what reason... making a threat of violence against

>> another human is detrimental to what we are trying to achieve here

>> with this movement.   I see value in his collective, and hope to see

>> it evolve towards unity with the movement in a way that harmonizes our

>> coverage of this historic rEvolution.



>> On Thu, Nov 3, 2011 at 2:38 PM, andrea ciannavei

>> <> wrote:

>> > i think yes absolutely. these 2 dudes sound like loose cannons who have

>> > the

>> > potential to cause long term damage. my 2 cents is that nobody should

>> > treated disrespectfully, manhandled, threatened or sworn at. and if you

>> > can't respect those basic rules then pa' fuera. to not take action is to

>> > condone the behavior.

>> >

>> > On Thu, Nov 3, 2011 at 2:33 PM, noia efrat <> wrote:

>> >>

>> >> Ananda, Thorin does not speak for the livestream team - he operates

>> >> independantly of the GA and the principles of OWS.

>> >>

>> >> He has been a huge problem for us and the entire media team. You

>> >> absolutely should call a meeting about this - it may be a way to

>> >> approach

>> >> the process of getting him out of the park.

>> >>

>> >> If Thorin is making physical threats to people, I think it is time to

>> >> draw

>> >> the line.

>> >>

>> >> What does eveyone think? Does this warrant a new approach?

>> >>

>> >> On Thu, Nov 3, 2011 at 2:23 PM, Urbaned <>

>> >> wrote:

>> >>>

>> >>> Ananda,

>> >>> This is terrible. You have my support and love (from the West Coast).

>> >>> I

>> >>> would like to offer you a "Restorative Justice" session, however, it's

>> >>> been

>> >>> difficult for me to set up the group...maybe it will happen one day.

>> >>> In the

>> >>> meantime, some of the men in this movement should know that it still

>> >>> appears

>> >>> predominantly male-oriented. Women are still fighting for their

>> >>> rights, just

>> >>> like the poor and underprivileged.

>> >

>> >