Subject: [GlobalRevolutionMedia] Re: Occupy New Orleans GA decision needs media blast.
From: jo robin
Date: Thu, 3 Nov 2011 12:52:19 -0700 (PDT)
To: Global Revolution Media

I agree in theory, but this particular situation is more complicated
then that. HOw would you propose I make it clear that the websites in
question are NOT representative of the GA without having to inform
people that the "other" media is controlled by one individual?

On Nov 3, 3:44 pm, noia efrat <> wrote:
Yes, really avoid making it a finger pointing session  -- even explicitly
state that it is not.
Explain that when something big happens, there will always be opportunists
trying to benefit from the wave of attention and that this is not unique to
Emphasize the principles of OWS and the fact that any supporter that
upholds them is a part of the movement, and that those that do not -- no
matter what their domain name is -- is not a representative of the

On Thu, Nov 3, 2011 at 3:39 PM, Vlad T <> wrote:
yes assholes are popping up everywhere.  the nola case is not unique.
indy had same problem, there were issues with stolen money in boston etc.
so maybe a full discussion that dosnt turn into witch hunt is in order..

On Thu, Nov 3, 2011 at 3:37 PM, noia efrat <> wrote:

You can tie this to the thorin story...maybe instead of trying to cover
this kind of thing up so that mainstream doesn't discredit us, we need to
begin an open discussion aboutt hese occurences as they are obviously not
unique to one person or place.

On Thu, Nov 3, 2011 at 3:34 PM, Vlad T <>wrote:

yeah lets coordinate wiht nola livestream as well we can rebroadcast and
then get you on.

On Thu, Nov 3, 2011 at 3:33 PM, jo robin <> wrote:

Yes I am. I've been in DUMBO working on puppets with the puppetry
guild. I'm trying to get over to the park but can't find my metro
card. I talked to LOPI about coming over there this afternoon to try
and get on the livestream maybe?