|From:||shaista husain <email@example.com>|
|Sent time:||Saturday, October 08, 2011 6:12:30 PM|
|Subject:||Re: [september17discuss] Fwd: #OccupyWallStreet with Art|
This is incredible Justin!!! Brilliant!!
On Sat, Oct 8, 2011 at 9:17 AM, Justin Wedes <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Will be epic tonight. Saw things last night and it's incredible!
> One logistical point: would be great to seed the idea of keeping marches
> away from wall St tonight, as the last thing we need is a lockdown so nobody
> can get into gallery.
> Begin forwarded message:
> From: Justin Wedes <email@example.com>
> Date: October 8, 2011 8:48:40 AM EDT
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org, GEM Listserv
> Subject: #OccupyWallStreet with Art
> Dear friends,
> I am writing to invite you to a remarkable moment. Protest artists from all
> over the city - and the world - have converged onto #LibertyPlaza. You've
> seen their vast collage of signs, tshirts, video projections and more. Now
> it's time to take them to Wall Street:
> On Saturday, Oct. 8, for 6 hours only, Wall Street will be occupied with
> art. Not profiteering or credit default swaps. Not disenfranchising The 99%
> to prop up an unaccountable elite that peddles in influence over our
> schools, neighborhoods and public spaces. Just art. #OccupyArt.
> The site of this magnificent exhibit couldn't be more symbolic: the historic
> JP Morgan House, gutted and left for years to decay as our financial system
> collapsed. Inside 23 Wall Street, steps from the world's largest stock
> exchange, another exchange is happening. A peaceful, non-destructive
> exchange of creative ideas.
> Please come join us from 3-9pm at 23 Wall St. as we, the occupiers of Wall
> Street, exhibit #NoComment: a pop-up art show inspired by the
> #OccupyWallStreet movement.
> Justin Wedes
> 1 Organizer, NYC General Assemby
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