Documents For: Direct Action

7.25.12 Wednesday 5:30-7:30p meeting minutes

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>> Intros >> Reportbacks > The Disability Caucus is planning an action to take place at Bloomberg’s Gracie Mansion. The action is designed to confront Bloomberg’s lack of action on disability issues. The action will be on Aug 8 at 5pm. The Caucus says that Bloomberg can’t buy the community of disabled folks with hamburgers. […]

6.6.12 Wednesday 5:30-7:30p meeting minutes

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AGENDA: -SDS Communication Issues -Debt Strike as Action -Trinity Church-Duarte Square Arrestees -Stop and Frisk -Cuomo Action -Cuomo is not supporting the minimum wage bill. An action was discussed involving taking 2 million dollars in fake money and going to his office to ‘bribe’ him like the casinos did to bring light to the fact […]

People’s Gong

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People’s Gong 1. hup 2. circle up (form concentric circles and hold hands) 3. face out 4. mic check text 5. face in 6. countdown from 10 7. DING x 3 9:30am & 4pm People’s Gong The closing bell is the symbol / of the colonization of the 99% by the 1% The closing bell […]

5.30.12 Wednesday 5:30-7:30p meeting

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Brainstorming session for Black Monday We should talk about Autonomous Actions. Sept. 17th’s day of action is being called with Black Monday. Do we want to use that term? I think its genius. Black Friday is the shopping day, this is the opposite, sentiment: shut this down. Black Monday is synonymous with three of the […]

5.24.12 Wednesday 5:30-7:30p meeting

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Agenda Items: 1. SDS and Black Monday 2. More militancy/ radicalness in our actions 3. Sleepful Protest at the U.N. 4. Game Workshop Idea 5. NYCGA.net posting info. 6. Outreach Report Backs: 1. Report from D.C. protest of Carlos Slim at George Washington University where he was given an honorary phd. About 700 people showed […]

5.9.12 Wednesday 5:30-7:30p meeting

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Wednesday 5.9.12 5.30-7.30p da meeting Intros Report backs Agenda Items – bank of America action – answering the call for reoccupation – Chicago buses from NY for NATO – Trinity Church is pressing charges, action for June 10 – Summer Disobedience School meeting on Monday – da meeting space – Black Monday 9.17.12 – Bank […]

5.6.12 Sunday 2-6p meeting minutes

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AGENDA: 1. M12 2. TRINITY CHURCH 3. PLUS BRIGADES 4. DIRECT ACTION PRIORITIES 5. INCREASING PARTICIPATION IN DIRECT ACTION 6. DIRECT ACTION INVOLVEMENT WITH GENERAL ASSEMBLY 7. DIRECT ACTION MEETING TIMES-PROPOSAL FOR AMENDING TIMES/ PLACES 1. M12 -May 12 is a worldwide day of action called for by the Indignados. While the indignados anniversary is […]

4.15.12 Sunday 4-6p meeting minutes

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Minutes for Sunday April 15 DA Taking stack to set agenda Report backs Mayday and direct action Switching location for da meetings Mayday and general assembly Act up 25 Discussions of yesterday Occupation on wall st itself Friday afternoon spring training tactics Presence at Union Sq Reportbacks: Report on action: song I will survive in […]

3-27-12 notes

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DAWG NOTES 3-27-12   start @ 5:45pm   intros report backs – madeline’s out of jail!!!! <3 breakouts (15 minutes) occupy student debt – winter spring training – zak act up april 25th – ? rap battle -shawn/austin   report backs: student debt: 4pm at Union Square; want a tactics training during action; want to […]

3.19.12 Sunday 2-6p meeting minutes

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3-18-12 DA Notes Debrief from re-occupation What went wrong? : – We should have stayed in the Financial District after getting kicked out of the park – There were a lot of people in park who we couldn’t convince to do park defense. – We need to work on holding space and be aware when […]