|From:||Christian Smith-Socaris <email@example.com>|
|Sent time:||Wednesday, October 12, 2011 4:54:40 PM|
|Cc:||firstname.lastname@example.org; Renée Renata Bergan <email@example.com>|
|Subject:||Re: [GlobalRevolutionMedia] Flyer / Newspaper / Sticker Bombing|
I'm forwarding this to Outreach: there is a subway team currently
operating and people are being recruited to spread the word and organize
across the city. In addition we're looking at organizing tools now.
Please direct this energy in the outreach committee's direction so we
can stay coordinate and not duplicate efforts.
On 10/12/2011 05:36 PM, Renée Renata Bergan wrote:
> 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.)
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