NYC Operational Spokes Council 12/19/2011 (Summary)
NOTE: This is a brief summary that is posted prior to formal minutes. This summary is NOT all-inclusive. It includes only major highlights (discussion topics, proposals, and meeting dates/times/locations announced). This summary is compiled via Livetweets and Livestream viewing.
- Working Group Report Backs
*Justin: Organizing a Feast of Ebenezer at Zuccotti
*OccupyFarms: Have nine farms on board, networking, housing people in tents right now. Meeting Monday, 5pm at 60 Wall St
*Facilitation: Receive incoming proposals every day at 5pm at 60 Wall. Meetings are Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at 4pm at 60 Wall St. Also, arriving at Zuccotti early to answer process questions.
*OccupyDignity: Working on holiday program
*OccupytheYouth: Thurs 4pm in Brooklyn, ReelWorks, helping kids learn film/media-making
*Tech : Unconference was great, almost 800 people!
*Media: Mtgs Weds at 6pm at either 50 Bway or 60 Wall. If you need a press release, talk to us
*NVC Non-violent communication/mediation: Mark: Mon-Fri 2-4pm at Charlotte’s place, they give NVC training.
*Women Occupying Nations: No meeting this week. Attended immigration parade.
*Direct Action: Debrief about #D17 on Wednesday, 7:30pm at 60 Wall St. Also having a joint mtg with the People of Color Caucus. Planning a roadtrip & wld like to cordinate w other WGs to build mvmnt
*Accounting: Raised over $6,000 last week but spent more than that last night.
*Town Planning: Three part proposal: 1) No one person may Spoke more than once per seven days. 2) Defines who is subject to community agreements. 3) Actions to be taken to disruptors. RESULT: MODIFIED CONSENSUS