Subject: Re: [GlobalRevolutionMedia] Re: General Strike?
From: kari giron
Date: Fri, 28 Oct 2011 17:49:37 -0400
To: globalrevolutionmedia@googlegroups.com

I agree - let's pace ourselves and start work on a bigger plan next week. 

On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 5:37 PM, noia efrat <noia.efrat@gmail.com> wrote:
Michael, i agree. Lets keep our working group though, this just gives
us more time to discuss w larger group and plan better.

On 10/28/11, Michael Premo <m.premo@gmail.com> wrote:
> sorry for reposting, but this got sucked into the wrong thread
>
> supporting oaklands call to have a general strike in oakland doesn't
> necessarily mean we have to call for one in ny.
>
> we should certainly support.
>
> but we should be careful about calling on things we can't deliver on.
> regardless of what whoever says. a general strike is a hugely complicated
> idea.  let's focus on what we're good at OCCUPYING.  take some more space
> and build to a MASS movement where we can organize and call for something
> like this and get some results.  nov 17 will be a day to make a dent that
> could sow some seeds for people understanding the implications of a
> "general" strike.
>
> if you're interested in a general strike and want to organize at your work
> place or among your friends to make that happen, help in building worker
> councils.  hit me off list for details.
>
> my two cents.
>
>
>
> Michael Premo
>
> c. 917.547.1292
> http://www.michaelpremo.com
>
> http://housingisahumanright.org
>
>
>
>
> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 5:10 PM, Jason Hart <jcuddlefish@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Two threads operating about this, as per some discussion in the other
>> thread, genstrike.org now redirects to occupyoakland.org. This is
>> temporary or can be changed, doesn't matter to me.
>>
>> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 4:40 PM, Andrea Ciannavei
>> <andrea.ciannavei@gmail.com> wrote:
>> > noia and kari -
>> > are we moving forward with the meeting tonight? i ask because there is
>> some
>> > conflicting opinions about general strike. email string that reads DO
>> > NOT
>> > STRIKE let me know what your thoughts are. 646-326-4896.
>> > a.
>> >
>> > On Oct 28, 2011, at 3:32 PM, noia efrat wrote:
>> >
>> > Great.
>> >
>> > On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 3:31 PM, andrea ciannavei
>> > <andrea.ciannavei@gmail.com> wrote:
>> >>
>> >> Will bring mine.
>> >>
>> >> On Oct 28, 2011 3:24 PM, "noia efrat" <noia.efrat@gmail.com> wrote:
>> >>>
>> >>> If we meet at bleeker and lafayette we will have access to comps, but
>> >>> will anyone have a laptop on them?
>> >>>
>> >>> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 3:19 PM, andrea ciannavei
>> >>> <andrea.ciannavei@gmail.com> wrote:
>> >>>>
>> >>>> perfect! my cell is 646-326-4896
>> >>>>
>> >>>> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 3:18 PM, noia efrat <noia.efrat@gmail.com>
>> >>>> wrote:
>> >>>>>
>> >>>>> Josh, that's great! Andrea, lets meet at bleeker and lafayette at 8
>> >>>>> -
>> >>>>> Kari can you meet us there?
>> >>>>>
>> >>>>> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 3:16 PM, John Kersten
>> >>>>> <occupy.johnnyk@gmail.com> wrote:
>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>> I'll shoot some talking heads tomorrow morning and cut it together
>> if
>> >>>>>> we can work out basic messaging...
>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>> "In Solidarity with the millions who have lost their livelihood in
>> >>>>>> this crisis, while the bankers post record profits, on November 2 I
>> will not
>> >>>>>> work, either. Join me."
>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>> Separate topic?
>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>> John Kersten
>> >>>>>> Director/DIT
>> >>>>>> 206-999-1281
>> >>>>>> JohnnyK327@gmail.com
>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>> On Oct 28, 2011, at 3:09 PM, Jason Hart <jcuddlefish@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>> > 3rd choice is nov2generalstrike.org?
>> >>>>>> >
>> >>>>>> > I feel the need for repurposing without date. However, a site
>> >>>>>> > with
>> >>>>>> > date in URL can be saved as a snapshot of one specific action.
>> >>>>>> >
>> >>>>>> > We can register two domains, as well, and I can have one
>> auto-direct
>> >>>>>> > to the other. Domain registration costs me $10 per domain. I am
>> very
>> >>>>>> > broke, but I will pay this, would love a reimbursement if
>> possible.
>> >>>>>> >
>> >>>>>> > On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 3:06 PM, andrea ciannavei
>> >>>>>> > <andrea.ciannavei@gmail.com> wrote:
>> >>>>>> >> i like the 3rd choice too!
>> >>>>>> >>
>> >>>>>> >> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 3:05 PM, Jason Hart <
>> jcuddlefish@gmail.com>
>> >>>>>> >> wrote:
>> >>>>>> >>>
>> >>>>>> >>> Can we consense on URL? I will begin draft of text for site and
>> >>>>>> >>> press
>> >>>>>> >>> release.
>> >>>>>> >>>
>> >>>>>> >>> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 3:05 PM, noia efrat <
>> noia.efrat@gmail.com>
>> >>>>>> >>> wrote:
>> >>>>>> >>>> Yes, where are you located? Downtown or BK?
>> >>>>>> >>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 3:03 PM, andrea ciannavei
>> >>>>>> >>>> <andrea.ciannavei@gmail.com> wrote:
>> >>>>>> >>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>> cool by me. noia - do you want to meet at 8?
>> >>>>>> >>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 3:02 PM, noia efrat
>> >>>>>> >>>>> <noia.efrat@gmail.com>
>> >>>>>> >>>>> wrote:
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>> Jason, thats fine. Andrea and I can call you when we meet.
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 3:01 PM, Jason Hart
>> >>>>>> >>>>>> <jcuddlefish@gmail.com>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>> wrote:
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>> I can't meet but I am at home with computer and all of my
>> web
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>> building/writing tools, can I skype in to meeting?
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 3:00 PM, noia efrat
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>> <noia.efrat@gmail.com>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>> wrote:
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>> I like the third one.
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 2:59 PM, Jason Hart
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>> <jcuddlefish@gmail.com>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>> wrote:
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>> Tell me a URL you want I will have page up in 1-2 hours.
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>> genstrike.org is available
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>> generalstrike.org not available
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>> nov2generalstrike.org is available
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>> generalstrikenov2.org is available
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 2:54 PM, noia efrat
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>> <noia.efrat@gmail.com>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>> wrote:
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> We need someone to help design a page and i'm working on
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> writing
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> some
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> text.
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> Marissa says she's interested in doing a vid.
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> We have a window of about one day if we are really going
>> to
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> round
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> up a
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> significant number of people. Who would like to work on
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> this
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> over
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> the
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> next
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> day and a half? We should have something postable by
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> tomorrow.
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> Is anyone in touch with Oakland?
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 2:48 PM, Michael Premo
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> <m.premo@gmail.com>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> wrote:
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> its a great idea to have a general strike next
>> Wednesday.
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> a
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> general
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> strike
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> would certainly mean we're at the point of a MASS
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> movement.
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> is anyone actually doing organizing to make this happen
>> in
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> five
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> days?
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> Michael Premo
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> c. 917.547.1292
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> http://www.michaelpremo.com
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> http://housingisahumanright.org
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 2:26 PM, noia efrat
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> <noia.efrat@gmail.com>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> wrote:
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>> Marissa "badass" Holmes, can you have it up by
>> Saturday?
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 2:16 PM, Marisa Holmes
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>> <marisaholmes@gmail.com>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>> wrote:
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>> I'd love to edit a propaganda piece for Nov 2nd =)
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>> Marisa
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 9:13 PM, noia efrat
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>> <noia.efrat@gmail.com>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>> wrote:
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>> Ok, so Shawn you should go ahead and start
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>> diffusing.
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>> Who
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>> can
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>> help
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>> make
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>> a page for it? Video?
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 2:09 PM, Steven Macchia
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>> <owsmediateam@gmail.com> wrote:
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>> I agree, and it's approaching incredibly quickly,
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>> so
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>> any
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>> action to
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>> raise awareness needs to be taken asap
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 2:08 PM, noia efrat
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>> <noia.efrat@gmail.com>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>> wrote:
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>  Its definitely a go in Oakland. Don't see why it
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> wouldn't
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> be
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> a go
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> everywhere else...can we approach it like October
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> 15th?
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 2:03 PM, Shawn Carrié
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> <shawn@occupywsp.org>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> wrote:
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Are we a 'go' on this? If so I will start
>> diffusing
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> it
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> through
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> our
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> channels-
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> On Oct 28, 2:00 pm, Vlad T
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> <v...@glassbeadcollective.org>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> wrote:
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> yeah we need to make something.  anyone want to
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> make an
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> anon
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> video? :)
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> On Oct 28, 2011 1:46 PM, "noia efrat"
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> <noia.ef...@gmail.com>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> wrote:
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Has there been talk about further advertising a
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> national
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> general
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> strike on
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> the 2nd?  Not much out there right now...
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>> --
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>> Jason Royal Hart
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>> www.jasonrhart.com
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>> jcuddlefish@gmail.com
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>> 414-801-6828
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>> Skype: jason.r.hart
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>> --
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>> Jason Royal Hart
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>> www.jasonrhart.com
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>> jcuddlefish@gmail.com
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>> 414-801-6828
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>> Skype: jason.r.hart
>> >>>>>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>>
>> >>>>>> >>>
>> >>>>>> >>>
>> >>>>>> >>>
>> >>>>>> >>> --
>> >>>>>> >>> Jason Royal Hart
>> >>>>>> >>> www.jasonrhart.com
>> >>>>>> >>> jcuddlefish@gmail.com
>> >>>>>> >>> 414-801-6828
>> >>>>>> >>> Skype: jason.r.hart
>> >>>>>> >>
>> >>>>>> >>
>> >>>>>> >
>> >>>>>> >
>> >>>>>> >
>> >>>>>> > --
>> >>>>>> > Jason Royal Hart
>> >>>>>> > www.jasonrhart.com
>> >>>>>> > jcuddlefish@gmail.com
>> >>>>>> > 414-801-6828
>> >>>>>> > Skype: jason.r.hart
>> >>>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>
>> >
>> >
>> > Andrea Ciannavei
>> > andrea.ciannavei@gmail.com
>> > 646-326-4896
>> >
>> >
>> >
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Jason Royal Hart
>> www.jasonrhart.com
>> jcuddlefish@gmail.com
>> 414-801-6828
>> Skype: jason.r.hart
>>
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