From:   grimwomyn <grimwomyn@gmail.com>
Sent time:   Saturday, October 01, 2011 8:05:11 AM
To:   september17@googlegroups.com
Subject:   Re: [september17discuss] #occupiedwallstreetjournal: yr paper
 

the paper is FREE

 

On Sat, Oct 1, 2011 at 8:17 AM, Jon Good <therealjongood@gmail.com> wrote:

> Just a note: nothing says "moribund leftist movement" like folks walking

> around trying to sell newspapers. I'm off occupying Boston this weekend, but

> I hope we can come up with a distribution model that doesn't look like

> that.

>

>

>

> On Sep 30, 2011, at 9:51 PM, MAd Hatter <progressivechange@gmail.com> wrote:

>

> The work you all did to get this done in time for tomorrow is beyond

> amazing! Thanks so much.

>

> We need to  set up outreach teams to distribute this tomorrow.

>

> 1. 11am meet at the new outreach table and look for Jillian. Join a team and

> attend slutwalk and nuke rallies, and distribute. At least 6 people at each

> event. We will have eventbdetails at 11am

>

> 2. At 2pm we need volunteers to gather to be  around the 3pm march to hand

> out the paper. About 12-15  people for this would be great .

>

> 3.  Sunday teams and turf should be handed out at some point Saturday as

> well.

>

> Please make an effort to "sign out" bulk papers so we can see what we are

> covering.

>

> On Monday we will have a couple organizing  meetings  where we will

> distribute bulk papers to go out to schools, cafes, streets, workplaces,

> etc.

>

>

>

>

>

> On Friday, September 30, 2011, grimwomyn <grimwomyn@gmail.com> wrote:

>> Okay, we will be picking up the paper tomorrow, we are getting 50-70K

>> issues

>>

>> This is a pilot project and the property of the General Assembly. This

>> is a movement newspaper, it is funded through Kickstarter. We don't

>> own this, just because the team that put it together took initiative,

>> we are not the owners of this project at all. It is yours. There is

>> plenty of $$ that has been raised by people from all over the world

>> wanting to support the NYGA and the occupywallstreet community.

>>

>> 100% of the proceeds from the kickstarter campaign are to be used for

>> printed materials for outreach. We need mechanisms of accountability

>> to be set up to make sure that the $$ is used towards these means.

>> This means that you can get stickers, posters, flyers, or more papers

>> with the money that has been raised.

>> http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/610964639/occupy-wall-street-media

>>

>> We are now looking for people to help us both pick up and distribute

>> the papers between now and October 5th throughout the city. It would

>> be great if someone could round up a distribution team to hit critical

>> points for outreach in NYC.

>>

>> We recommend that a print production working group should be formed

>> with people who have experience or strong interest in working in

>> printed media and outreach.

>>

>> Michael Levitin will be communicating this at the GA meeting tonight

>> on behalf of the #occupywallstreet team, the rest of the team would

>> like to come to the GA meeting on this but we have not slept in two

>> days, we will see you at the march tomorrow as we help distribute the

>> paper.

>>

>> Thanks again for your trust in us, we hope that you will be pleased

>> with the results!

>>

>> Cheers-grim

>>

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