Guide: Michelle P
Time: John B
Donations (General, Road, Chris & Ed)
Consensus Review Karrie
Florida Free Speech Forum 9 January 11:30 am lunch, speaker at 12 pm on “History of Right of Assembly” call 335-3938 for more info
Cancellation from Three Rivers on presentation on foreclosures.
Mary Olson SE coordinator for NIRS.org give workshop on fight against nuclear energy in north Florida on 9 January at 7pm at Civic Media Center
De-escalation and nonviolence training (4 sessions) starts Saturday, 7 January 11-1 pm. Must come to each one to participate, else may watch.
30 December event planning for move to amend gainesville. 4 January general move-to-amend meeting at CMC 5:30 pm for more write to movetoamendgainesville [at] gmail.com
20 January Cornel West coming. OG event. Help with outreach, spreading the word.
Other Occupy News
Gary – visited 8 West Coast occupations will post on website forum or share in person. Was heartened by number of young people involved.
Michelle – visited occupy jax. Lots of sidewalk chalk, other rules imposed by City. Beach umbrella, bike generator.
Tommy – brought FDL gift card to occupy orlando. They offered to make a banner.
negative letter to commissioners may be found on website forum.
Working and Affinity Groups
Community Outreach met last week to discuss occupying other communities and parks. More discussion needed. Proposed Mobile Occupation Outreach Assembly Thursday 29 December. Consensus reached.
Internet please share the info about Cornel West event. New admin ideas: moderation fishbowl on website forums, so that admin discussion is transparent. Also, currently inactive admins are asked to participate or step down.
Conflict & Support. Will have C&S Assembly 5 January to discuss what C&S does and how to increase our level of mutual support. Please come.
Radical Cheerleaders – meet 28 December 5 pm
Lars to contact jax lawyer about presentation.
Gary – possibility to connect with sustainable housing program at UF
Tommy – confront banks.
Bank Accounts, municipal and personal investments transferred to credit unions.
Kali – use City Commission meetings to raise awareness.
Gary – post in Strategy forum of og website.
John B – need to make signs.
Monday 2 January suggested as sign-making assembly. Need cardboard, paint, etc. Those interested in this will propose on Friday.
Consider prioritizing legalization of marijuana as issue.
Clean up, Load up