From:   Lucas Vazquez <>
Sent time:   Tuesday, September 20, 2011 6:15:10 PM
Subject:   Re: [september17discuss]

I completely agree. The definition of the GA is to come as individuals and it will be expressed to them that way. If we would like to see thousands of people at our occupation, getting unions on board is necessary. 

On Tue, Sep 20, 2011 at 7:59 PM, Lauren <> wrote:
Just as a quick question - who are we kidding? We're talking of
working with teamster locals, with other unions, with other groups and
collectives. Are we not making a false dichotomy where somehow
individuals and collectives can't exist at the same time?

On Sep 20, 7:52 pm, "Alexa D. O'Brien" <> wrote:
> It should be made clear that if the SEIU "join" the movement, they join then
> as individuals and not as a group, since the GA has essentially ostracized
> every other group and avoided forming coalitions.
> On Tue, Sep 20, 2011 at 6:56 PM, Lucas Vazquez <>wrote:
> > Do we have a press release? Union representatives from SEIU have contacted
> > me showing interest in joining our movement. They asked for some general
> > information including a press release.
> > Lucas
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