From:   shaista husain <>
Sent time:   Sunday, November 06, 2011 2:27:24 PM
Subject:   Re: [september17discuss] Occupy town hall last night

HEY rob, i thought you might enjoy this rather erudite piece in LRB

written by my dear comrade



On Sun, Nov 6, 2011 at 3:50 PM, rob hollander <> wrote:

> I attended a great community town hall in Chinatown in Spanish, Chinese and

> English with an audience of about two thirds Chinese-Americans and about one

> third Latino-Americans. Incredible excitement about OWS. They draw the dots

> between the developers who are upscaling their neighborhoods and evicting

> and pricing them out of their own homes, and the banks that are bankrolling

> those developers. They intend to create a series of actions -- but I can't

> speak for them, and I don't have to: you will all be hearing and seeing them

> soon enough.


> CAAAV had a bank transfer day event earlier in Chinatown. The town hall was

> organized by National Mobilization against Sweatshops and Chinese Staff and

> Workers Association, with the help of AALDEF.


> --

> Rob Hollander

> Lower East Side Residents for Responsible Development


> 622 E 11, #10

> NYC, 10009

> 212-228-6152