Documents For: Disability Caucus

Disability Caucus Meeting Minutes, August 21, 2012

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Attendance: Danny Nadina Paula Connie Julie Ramon Gabriel Sunshine Larry The Disability Caucus participation in S17 was main topic of discussion Proposal – A Teach-In on the 15th or the 16th Consensus Paula – ADA & history of DIA Connie – Mental Health Services and Supports -suggested we contact Carla Rabbinowitz Danny – Long term […]

Disability Caucus Meeting Minutes, August 14, 2012

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Attendance: Danny Nadina Mary Anne Paula Connie Allen Ramon Gabriel Mike Larry Justin (left early) Debriefing of Occupy Gracie Mansion Action What went well / positive points: The way the wheelchair users blocked East End Avenue. The collaboration with our nondisabled comrades Mic checks Signs Chants What could have been better: Needed more disabled people […]

Disability Caucus Meeting Minutes, July 31, 2012

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Disability Caucus Meeting Minutes July 31, 2012, 5:30 pm Attendance Connie Danny Fusun Gabriel Larry Nadina Mary Ann Ramon Pat Phil (Walls) Paula Danny and Nadina reported on meetings with Direct Action Group and General Assembly. There was much interest and support. However OWS resources have been pretty much depleted. We can’t expect to get […]

Disability Caucus meeting minutes, July 3, 2012

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OWS Disability Caucus 7/3/12, 2pm At Union Square Park ATTENDANCE Nadina Laspina* Danny Robert*, Pierce, PA Philip Bennett* Ramon* Paula Wolff* Dannielle* Chris Noel* Sunshine* We discuss demonstrating at Gracie Mansion Aug 8th during the BBQ.  Do we go inside and raise hell or stay outside or meet inside & outside?  We need flyers and […]

Disability Caucus meeting minutes, July 17, 2012

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Dis. Caucus 7/17/12, 5:30pm at CIDNY, 841 Broadway ATTENDANCE Nadina Laspina Ramon Danny Robert Paula Wolf Larry Webber Phil Walls Pat Walls Philip Bennett We examine pictures I took last week around Gracie mansion.  It’s suggested we march around the mansion August 8th perhaps with party hats to show we’re not protesting or rallying per […]

Disability Caucus meeting minutes, July 10, 2012

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Disability Caucus meeting, 7/10/12, 5:30pm, Union Sq. Park ATTENDANCE Nadina Laspina Daniel Robert Rubin Gabriel Engel Philip Bennett We discuss strategy regarding the Aug. 8th BBQ at Gracie Mansion.  Instead of keeping it quiet, let’s make him believe it will be a massive demo and he’ll disrupt it. Michele Equality Kaplan can write a song, […]

Disability Caucus meeting, 6/26/12, 5:30pm at Union Square Park by the Gandhi statue.

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Disability Caucus meeting, 6/26/12, 5:30pm at Union Square Park by the Gandhi statue. ATTENDANCE Ouineke Byrd Lawrence Webber Nadina LaSpina Danny Robert Pat Walls Constance Lesold Danielle Doniuez Philip Bennett Ramon Bellido Sunshine Agenda item 1) Meeting place. We all agree to continue meeting here at the Gandhi statue every week for now Oineke suggests […]

Minutes to meeting June 12, 2012

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OWS Disability Caucus 6/12/12, 5:30pm, at CIDNY, 3rd Fl. ATTENDANCE Philip Bennett* Ramon Bellido* Connie Lesold* Sunshine* Paula Wolff* Nadina suggested from afar we do something in July for ADA. Philip: Previously we talked about teach-ins. Connie: Assisted Outpatient commitment (AOT): being reviewed by the NYS Legislature.  Right now case managers can throw people into […]