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
*POCC: Creating a living document draft bringing up many issues, will present it next Wednesday
*SaferSpaces: Working on a community agreement
*Direct Action: Wintergardens probably not a safe place to meet, twenty-five cops approached them as they met there today
*Volunteer Services: May change their name since everyone at Occupy is a volunteer; working with Tech Ops to create a listserv for people all over to communicate
*Strong Women Rule: Park Slope Housing just became a working group
*Allies: Working on recognizing racism effects in OWS
*Music: Working on a summer musical occupy festival
*ThinkTank: Working on doing mobile think tanks at museums and other places
*Facilitation: Tomorrow’s GA will discuss $160,000 worth of proposals, be there!
*Accounting: Proposing $100,000 bail fund tomorrow at GA; also, about $7,000 came in in donations this week and we spent $7,000. Have receipts, see them to learn how money is being spent
*Planning: Working on getting army tents back; also, meeting on Wednesday, 5-7pm, will discuss law and order stuff
*Printing: Has a printing budget, e-mail them for printing needs
*Housing: Meeting place has changed, Staten Island Ferry at 3:30pm, every day