|Sent time:||Thursday, September 29, 2011 8:26:48 PM|
|Subject:||[september17discuss] Re: Liberty Plaza (email@example.com)|
It was bothersome for us not to be able to hear our speaker very well
on Monday´s forum because of the music.
Musicians need to respect the hard work of event organizers and
working groups. I am sure they will understand that sometimes they may
need to stop or go somewhere else. The red thing is a strategic place
for teach ins and other informative activities as it is the area of
the plaza with the most transit. Let´s proove that we are working to
build up a true democracy and not a party.
Perhaps we can encourage them to play at other times, such as after
On Sep 29, 11:52 am, Vicente Rubio <vrubi...@gmail.com> wrote:
> I agree with Justin. Besides the crucial outreach aspect, I think it's also
> important that this movement shows that it is not a traditional protest, but
> something else: a space for and by people, organizing and empowering
> themselves, learning, sharing ideas. Yesterday evening, when I arrived to
> the square, there was no drums (they were probably at the march). There was
> a quiet but yet intense atmosphere there: small groups discussing on
> different things, people speaking. I believe that quietness was far more
> eloquent and powerful than a thousand drums.
> 2011/9/29 MAd Hatter <progressivecha...@gmail.com>
> > nope. Not going to give up that easy. We need to ask them to go to
> > back steps for a few hours so we can grow our movement. I think if we
> > do it in a respectful organized way, it is possible.
> > On Thu, Sep 29, 2011 at 2:35 PM, Jackie DiSalvo <jdisa...@nyc.rr.com>
> > wrote:
> > > Often claimed by drummers etc., who won’t yield, too noisy; try back
> > steps.
> > > ________________________________
> > > From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]
> > On
> > > Behalf Of Vicente Rubio
> > > Sent: Thursday, September 29, 2011 2:19 PM
> > > To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > > Subject: Re: [september17discuss] Liberty Plaza
> > > (email@example.com)
> > > Yes! That would be great! The steps would be a great space. It would also
> > > help to give some kind of spatial structure to the events. The other day,
> > in
> > > our first forum, the beginning was a bit confusing due to that (some
> > people
> > > didn't know if they had to sit down or not, for example).
> > > 2011/9/29 MAd Hatter <progressivecha...@gmail.com>
> > > Drew this awesome. Are there plans to put this in some sort of
> > orientation
> > > guide? I will fwd it to folks working on the paper.
> > > Some of those organizing the teach ins and open forums wonder if they can
> > > get the steps by the Red Thing designated as a Teach-in/Open Forum area.
> > > We have had several already, with many more planned. It is difficult for
> > > people coming in the square for the 1st time to find the teach ins. One
> > of
> > > the goals of the forums is to bring in folks who have not been to the
> > square
> > > before, even people walking by. So having this location would be key for
> > our
> > > growing outreach.
> > > On Thursday, September 29, 2011, grimwomyn <grimwo...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > >> this is awesome-- no edits from me
> > >> On Thu, Sep 29, 2011 at 5:13 AM, <dhornb...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > >>> I've shared Liberty
> > >>> Plaza <
> > >>> Message from dhornb...@gmail.com:
> > >>> Look what I made for everyone!! You guys can edit! I'll put this on the
> > >>> site! I'm SO SLEEPY!
> > >>> Click to open:
> > >>> Liberty
> > >>> Plaza <
> > >>> Google Docs makes it easy to create, store and share online documents,
> > >>> spreadsheets and presentations.
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