---- Lauren <firstname.lastname@example.org
> 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