From:   Richard S. <chardsinger@yahoo.com>
Sent time:   Thursday, October 13, 2011 8:28:59 PM
To:   september17 <september17@googlegroups.com>
Subject:   [september17discuss] Re: other ways to prepare for tomorrow
 

>They will not always follow the typical picture of a middle aged white guy with a beer gut<

 

Thank you. ;-)

 

 

On Oct 13, 3:30 pm, grimwomyn <grimwo...@gmail.com> wrote:

> Also I would like to add that we need to be careful of agent

> provocateurs, people who work very hard at bringing divisive issues

> both on and off line. They will not always follow the typical picture

> of a middle aged white guy with a beer gut, they may be in various

> forms sent to create derision and infighting.

>

> Corporations would much rather see us kill the movement off ourselves

> with infighting than with bully clubs from police.

>

> On Thu, Oct 13, 2011 at 3:23 PM, acpolla...@juno.com <acpolla...@juno.com>wrote:

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> > I assume some or all of this will come up at the GA tonight and/or in

> > working groups, but:

> > * I'm sure our own activists, and the media, will be videoing everything

> > tomorrow morning, but do we need special preparation to encourage and

> > centralize immediate dissemination of video/photos of possible cop

> > brutality? Do we need to tell the press now that we're doing such

> > documentation, i.e. as a way of sending the public message that we expect

> > the worst from Bloomberg and Kelly?

> > * The same re Medics: In addition to our own Medics, maybe we should put

> > out a special call to healthcare workers who've been volunteering from

> > unions or elsewhere to show up -- and again, maybe put out a call to the

> > press saying we're lining up such help as a way of sending the public

> > message that we expect the worst from Bloomberg and Kelly.

> > Maybe the Medics should do some emergency prep training tonight for

> > nonmedics on how to help with emergencies, tear gas, etc., and OWSers in

> > general should be educated on what to do if they're gassed, if they see

> > someone getting beaten, etc.

> > * I don't even mention the legal angle, I'm sure that's in high gear

> > already.

> > * All of which is a way of saying BEFOREHAND that "the whole world is

> > watching."

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