Sent time:   Thursday, September 29, 2011 7:21:59 AM
Cc:   Lauren <>
Subject:   Re: [september17discuss] Re: can we try to come up with one demand?

Clarify- what left groups? what exactly is feared?



---- Lauren <> wrote:

> A lot of the traditional left is not taking us seriously because they

> expect exactly what Justine mentioned she feared.


> Also, regarding food, didn't we have an offer for a huge kitchen in

> the city? If we can get support from small farmers and support them

> back it would be a boon. Hell, if we could just take over and restore

> some abandoned building in Lower Manhattan as a home base it would be

> a boon (we could call it urban renewal, since it's exactly what it is

> and most of these abandoned buildings have been for long enough that

> often nobody is sure about "legal" ownership anyway).


> A platform based on only lofty electoral reform won't remove corporate

> control.