|Sent time:||Thursday, October 27, 2011 8:13:24 AM|
|Subject:||SPAM-MED: Re: [september17discuss] Mass Day of Action: Nov 2|
A true general strike will take a long time to organize but I think it
can be done. We just can't call for a general strike and have nothing
happen however. In fact it'd kill the movement. My two cents is a
general strike should be something we should build up to
On Thu, Oct 27, 2011 at 10:08 AM, shaista husain
> Must agree with Grim--also Rob, who knows? A general strike is serious
> business--is it possible to mobilize such an action right now, Oakland
> has been mobilized against police repression because that is the daily
> condition for a long time, as in Atlanta, the death penalty and Troy
> Davis--has been building up against penal justice. To call for a
> general strike--our labor outreach should inform further....
> On Thu, Oct 27, 2011 at 10:07 AM, grimwomyn <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> err- "day after"
>> On Thu, Oct 27, 2011 at 10:07 AM, grimwomyn <email@example.com> wrote:
>>> the national standing "dat after" plan is genius and should be
>>> implemented, this should be proposed at the GA today?
>>> On Thu, Oct 27, 2011 at 10:04 AM, firstname.lastname@example.org
>>> <email@example.com> wrote:
>>>> I would be skeptical about this becoming a real general strike, but whereas
>>>> a month ago I would have ridiculed the notion, now.... who knows!
>>>> Meanwhile on the Labor Outreach list one person asked if we should do a
>>>> solidarity action in NYC next Wednesday. And I asked about
>>>> a national standing "day after" plan, i.e. just as we do for expected
>>>> attacks by the US or Israel, an agreement that when any Occupy site is
>>>> attacked, the next day all Occupy sites will have special solidarity marches
>>>> or other events.
>>>> ---------- Original Message ----------
>>>> From: Ben <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>>>> To: email@example.com
>>>> Subject: Re: [september17discuss] Mass Day of Action: Nov 2
>>>> Date: Thu, 27 Oct 2011 09:59:41 -0400
>>>> Absolutely. If we can get some serious strike action our protests will
>>>> be a lot more scary.
>>>> Labor is going to be key in the long run.
>>>> On Thu, Oct 27, 2011 at 6:55 AM, grimwomyn <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
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