From:   grimwomyn <>
Sent time:   Friday, September 16, 2011 3:09:36 PM
Subject:   Re: [september17discuss] FYI - Demonstration downtown SATURDAY 9/17

I also have a tmobile wireless account so I can get wifi at any of the starbucks in the area....

On Sep 16, 2011 4:48 PM, "Justin Wedes" <> wrote:
> Has anyone set up a tactical map of available public wifi spots around wall street. There are many!
> Justin Wedes
> Activist & Educator, Brooklyn
> Use your voice!
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> On Sep 16, 2011, at 4:41 PM, MAd Hatter <> wrote:
>> for external messaging to people not at the action, we should set up
>> an indymedia site at a cafe or wireless area slightly away from the
>> zone... and those more mobile can deliver reports, photos, etc for
>> upload and broadcast.
>> On Fri, Sep 16, 2011 at 4:37 PM, Mellow Yellow <> wrote:
>>> We should absolutely assume that NYPD will disrupt our wireless
>>> communications. This will hinder our ability to mobilize effectively and get
>>> our message out live. What is the tactical plan to deal with this?
>>> On Fri, Sep 16, 2011 at 4:25 PM, Jon Good <> wrote:
>>>> It seems that the cops are considering disrupting wireless networks and
>>>> attempting to blame it on protesters. Maybe we should find a way to tweet
>>>> that in a way that doesn't sound sarcastic or ominous?
>>>> Jon
>>>> On Fri, Sep 16, 2011 at 4:14 PM, Drew Hornbein <>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>> Just got this from a guy who works downtown.
>>>>>> FYI - The NYPD has notified building management about a large
>>>>>> demonstration that will take place tomorrow, Saturday, September 19th in the
>>>>>> downtown Wall Street area. Several groups will be gathering in various
>>>>>> locations throughout the financial district. These groups may attempt to
>>>>>> disrupt wireless networks in the area and may attempt to gain access into
>>>>>> building lobbies to hold protests. The NYPD is saying this demonstration
>>>>>> could attract anywhere from 5,000 to 20,000 protestors.
>>>>>> The building will be operational tomorrow however, as a precaution, they
>>>>>> are keeping the entrance doors locked. Each person must show their Building
>>>>>> I.D. access card at the [redacted] entrance to gain entry.
>>>>>> The [redacted] Garage (parking garage at [redacted]) will be closed
>>>>>> tomorrow.
>>>>>> The building will have extra security working with the NYPD.