GA Notes 4/10/2012
GA Apr 4/10/2012 7:00pm
Michael H FAC
Hand Signal Review
W.G. Reportbacks: Outreach Table at Hip Hop vsArpaio
Table at SB1070 March
Table at March Against the War on Women
May Day: Farmers market Tempe extending hours providing music -working with us for Resistance is Fertile, can drop off food/water there
Foreclosure: Working with LUCHA (Living United for Change) on a protests and projects. Corporate Tax Dodgers Protest
Home Defense Class being planned next Wed Apr 18th (contact email@example.com if interested) Radio Appearance Wed 10:30am on Arizona at Work KXXT 1010 AM
Legal: Local Judge reprimanded for insulting Occupiers
Compliant filed thru Corporation Commission against ALEC, Story to air Channel 5 at 10pm Apr 11th
Proposal Move GA to Main Post Office (4949 E Van Buren, phoenix az) for Corporate Tax Dodgers Protest. Open to other groups, spread occupies ideas.
Solidarity to Occupy TX/OK for Occupying the Keystone Pipeline. Tar sand oil, ineffiencent energy production, high pollution, health risks, fraking, strip mining and other environmental costs of Keystone XL discussed.
Spokescouncil to increase coordination and provide more direction on day to day functions, contacts, and to help reignite committees.
Adopt Occupy Wall Streets Declaration of Occupation http://www.nycga.net/resources/declaration/
Copies handed out, decided to read and discuss at Fridays GA
Adopt Decolonize as a subheader or part of the Occupy Name to help express solidarity to groups marginalized by the occupation of their land. Clarifies that while we are Occupy, we are in solidarity with those whose land is being occupied by the US. Changed by Friendly amendment to acknowledge we are in solidarity with the struggles of marginalized groups and those whose land is occupied at the beginning of each GA. More specific wording to be worked out soon.
SB1070 rally Apr 25
Hip Hop vs Arpaio Apr 20th at Cesar Chavez
Hip Hop vs Arpaio Apr 21 Communiy Festival http://www.facebook.com/events/377267578962348/#!/events/360573637307897/
Sierra Club at Occupy Mon Apr 16th.
Film after GA Friday most likely War Made Easy