Meeting Notes

Press Relations Working Group
Meeting Time: 1-25-12, 6-8pm

Attendance: Patrick, Will, Sarah, Karanja, Linnea, Dana, Ed, Jason,
Cari, Beth, Matt, Bill

1. Upcoming actions
– J29- Occupy the townsquare at Wash Sq. 11-5pm
– Occupy Museums
– Ecosummit
– Feb 9 – Occupy the DOE at Brooklyn Tech, 6pm
– OccU addressing educational reform (end of Feb)
– Occupy Student Debt- in March, $1 trillion in student debt
– Farmers, class action law suit Monsanto. Next Tues. Foley Square.
– Queering at OWS event
– Occu-cycle, end of February
Stop Stop and Frisk, Jan 27th,
Occupy Our Homes
May 1

2. WG liaision reportbacks/Morning working group

3. Media Consortium call Thursday

4. Subgroup update re protocols

5. Election statement

6. Stories on housing


8. N17

9. Approve the minutes!

10. Italian conference

11. D6

Press Relations Working Group
Meeting Time: 1-18-12, 6-8pm
Location: CCR

Attendance: Bill, Dana, Shane, Ed, Han, Matt, Sarah, Cari

Facilitator/Scribe – Bill/Dana

Topics Discussed:
1. Representatives for Spokes Council
2. Representatives for Morning Coordinators Mtg
3. Approving minutes
4. Media Consortium Call
5. Trouble-shooting rabbitholes
6. Protocol report back:
7. NYCGA site report back
8 Incoming phone/email updates
9. East NY
10. J20 (occupy the courts), J21 (occupy the corporations):
11. Obama Fundraiser/Harlem
12. Elections talking points
13. MLK Day Press Coverage

PR WG Meeting Minutes 1.15.12

1. PR Twitter Guidelines
The twitter page is @occupywallstpr

2. Posting Meeting minutes to NYCGA site

3. Press email report back

4. Press phone report back

5. Email List-serve

6. Updates on others’ PR efforts

7. Litigation update

8. Upcoming Events Updates:
J15 & 16:
May Day:

9 Spokes meeting attendance

10. Protocol meeting needed

11. Updates on Last Week’s Past Press Stories

12. Discussion on process & press releases