|From:||shaista husain <email@example.com>|
|Sent time:||Sunday, October 30, 2011 8:59:06 AM|
|Subject:||Re: [september17discuss] Principles of Solidarity?!! WINTER is here and you are all full of shit|
CAN someone please report from Liberty on the situation there--there
are hardcore activists who will freeze before they leave= and some
must feel abandoned. Right now, we need to know if everyone is SAFE...
can someone kindly report this morning?
On Sun, Oct 30, 2011 at 10:50 AM, Amin Husain <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Spread the word among campers and whomever else, to let them know that this
> evening their presence is respectfully requested as detailed below.
> This evening as part of a night of thank you for holding the fort for
> OWS campers: please join in on the Farewell Party for the Jenin Freedom
> Theater and welcome Party for DAM and an ongoing party for
> Unoccupied-palestine-Occupy WS @ 930pm @ Von Bar 3 bleeker street @ Bowery
> on Sunday the 30th.
> For OWS: free entry, free drink, and free music, dj and dancing.
> Each one tell a camper, please.
> On Oct 30, 2011, at 9:18 AM, Amin Husain <email@example.com> wrote:
> We are failing and succeeding in many ways. We learn, we mobilize, we
> adjust, we correct, and we charge on. I hear you Cesar, but I know we are
> all doing our best. I could list what I have been working on. And detail
> why I was not able to do more. And how bad I feel for out campers.
> Instead, we should all use this weather to prepare for the winter, a
> sustainable weather prepared encampment. Solidarity ( not empty but varied
> in manifestation ).
> On Oct 30, 2011, at 9:13 AM, Winter Siroco <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Actually Robert was right.
> The response to the cold weather was totally inappropriate. After reading
> this, I went from 60 Wall St. to Liberty Plaza, and I realized that we were
> failing in many ways...
> On Sat, Oct 29, 2011 at 3:29 PM, Alexandre Machado De Sant'Anna Carvalho
> <email@example.com> wrote:
>> It is deeply disturbing to me to see people discussing principles of
>> solidarity from the confort of your computers when our greatest enemy,
>> WINTER, knocked on our door. Tarps are not holding the snow, tents are
>> soaked inside and freezing, people here at camp are feeling the punch, and
>> people keep fighting for stupid details of something that is absent in their
>> very actions and attitudes: Solidarity. The conversation needs to be
>> shifted, our only concern right now should be the simple statement: we are
>> freezing, we need help, we must have the infrastructure in place to survive
>> winter. In response to this, please dont just throw your personal opinions -
>> first listen to the OCCUPIERS holding our ground bravely, let their voice
>> be heard above all else: they are the ones directly affected. Not only in
>> NYC, but across the other occupations.
>> Robert, freezing cold day one occupier.
>> Alexandre M.S. Carvalho, M.D., MPH
>> 2009 Reynolds Fellow
>> mobile +1 914 563 4209
>> home +1 914 633 0415
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