From:   Renée Renata Bergan <>
Sent time:   Wednesday, October 12, 2011 3:36:44 PM
Subject:   Re: [GlobalRevolutionMedia] Flyer / Newspaper / Sticker Bombing

love this idea....


Renée Renata Bergan








On Oct 12, 2011, at 5:31 PM, Steven Macchia wrote:


> It's come to my attention that word and interest of occupy wall street

> has not been circulating as much as some people (myself included)

> would like in other parts of New York. I met with someone yesterday

> (Who's looking to join the media team) who specializes in alternative

> advertising, as well as taking the time to talk with some people

> involved in the Arab Spring and the Spanish Revolution. They were all

> surprised that we have been operating in such a limited space and

> making people come to us, or watch online, if they are interested in

> learning about the revolution.


> Some of the suggested ideas in this discussion were:

> -Getting teams on the subways handing out papers and flyers to inform

> people of the revolution

> -Getting teams of 15-20+ to go in to different areas of the city every

> day with hundreds of flyers or stickers about Occupy and taping /

> sticking them to walls so that everywhere you go you see something

> about the revolution

> -"Sticker Bombing" was a suggested idea, so that you cover whole

> walls / blocks / avenues with stickers about the revolution.




> The idea being that you don't need a computer or a camera or the

> internet to help spread the word of the revolution, but you can peak

> someones interest because if every time the get on to or get off of

> the subway, or everytime they leave they apartment building they see

> 100 flyers and stickers of the revolution, they are going to want to

> see what it is about and want to check it out.



> (Also, who would I speak to about a proposal to move in to our second

> camp, because it's getting to the point where so many people come to

> our first and only camp that it's counter-productive because there is

> no room to move, sleep, work etc.)