From:   gail zawacki <witsendnj@gmail.com>
Sent time:   Sunday, October 02, 2011 10:08:11 AM
To:   september17@googlegroups.com
Subject:   Re: [september17discuss] #occupiedwallstreetjournal: yr paper
 

nyt article about OWS Journal:  http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/10/01/occupying-and-now-publishing-too/?src=tp

On Sat, Oct 1, 2011 at 12:01 PM, Matthew Bralow <mbralow@gmail.com> wrote:
which working group put or is putting the content for this paper
together? is there a point of contact? thanks! matt

On Sat, Oct 1, 2011 at 11:57 AM, Winter Siroco <wintersiroco@gmail.com> wrote:
> Perhaps this is on the plan..., but just in case, the distribution could be
> use the distribution machine of The Indypendent, which is located in
> friendly locations all over the city.
> Cesar
>
> On Sat, Oct 1, 2011 at 11:50 AM, J Wedes <jwedes@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> Let's make sure to get these to local businesses that support us. If
>> somebody will deliver about 300 to me I'll send them off with my committee
>> to local folks.
>>
>> -justin
>>
>> On Sat, Oct 1, 2011 at 10:05 AM, grimwomyn <grimwomyn@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>> 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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