From:   Doug Singsen <>
Sent time:   Saturday, September 17, 2011 8:16:15 AM
Subject:   Re: [september17discuss] Just talked to a cop

This shit is so fucking illegal! Blocking off public space preemptively to prevent a legal protest is ridiculous! Can someone contact the National Lawyers Guild and ask if there is the possibility of filing a lawsuit against NYPD for this? I'd like to see this dragged through the courts and the media.


On Sat, Sep 17, 2011 at 10:12 AM, <> wrote:
Ignore what I am replying to below; still not sure how this phone works.

Just now was in the area; cops have Wall blocked off between William and Broadway unless you live or work there. He also said "it will be over by one or two". Leaving back to NJ, will be back!


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From: grimwomyn <>
Date: Sat, 17 Sep 2011 09:53:46 -0400
To: <>
Subject: Re: [september17discuss] btw: telephone reporting

Absolutely agreed on all points, but again, to quote a wise person in my circle: "everyone hates bankers and corporations." And a little unity can go a long way toward better understanding and respect for diversity of opinions and backgrounds, si?

On Sep 17, 2011 9:51 AM, "Doug Singsen" <> wrote:
> Not to be a downer, but I don't think that getting support from the Tea
> Party is a sign that we're doing something right. In fact, this shows
> exactly the danger of not making our politics and demands clear. After all,
> the Tea Partiers are *against* taxing the rich and are extreme racists to
> boot! Let's make today amazing and inspiring but also make it clear that we
> are demanding that the rich pay for this crisis and that we support peace
> and justice for people of all races.
> Doug
> On Sat, Sep 17, 2011 at 7:51 AM, grimwomyn <> wrote:
>> Just one more note of encouragement to the group-- I received two phone
>> calls last night through the hotline from people who confessed they were tea
>> partiers but wanted to communicate thier encouragement to the
>> occupywallstreet action---
>> I guess this is the one thing that can possibly unify America--
>> :) see you in the streets!
>> On Sat, Sep 17, 2011 at 5:11 AM, Drew <> wrote:
>>> I've posted some info on the nycga site:
>>> let me know if I'm missing anything. I'll try and live blog tomorrow.