August 7th, 2014 IRC Meeting
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- Invitation to appear on TOUCHFM this tuesday morning
- Software Freedom Day Cryptoparty?
- Update on candidate status, campaign strategies
- Joe's finances setup?
- Freedom Rally
- FB Event
- People to table
- Next IPM/Social?
- International Day Against DRM (May 6th 2015)?
- PirateCon 2015
- Aug. 10, noon+, Pirate Picnic, catch the noon ferry. Georges Island (Ferry Information) Logistics.
- Sep. 13-14 noon-8pm Freedom Rally
- Sep. 17, 6:30-9pm, Key Signing Party, MIT Building E-51, Room 325, Wadsworth Street, Cambridge
- Sep. 20, 9a-5p. Software Freedom Day. Industry Lab 288 Norfolk Street, Cambridge, MA. We're doing a cryptoparty from 10:30 - noon.
- Sep 13--14. Freedom Rally. Boston Common. Logistics
- May 6, 2015. International Day against DRM.
- srevilak (Steve Revilak, Arlington, MA)
- jpokeefe (James O'Keefe, Somerville, MA)
- Bluelustreak (Lucia Fiero)
- TouchFM appearance. We'd like to appear, have to work out logistics.
- Software Freedom day cryptoparty. We've been invited to run a cryptoparty at software freedom day, from 10:30 - noon. We'll do it! http://www.meetup.com/desktop-linux-users-group/events/197210582/
- Campaign updates. Noe's site is up: http://www.votenoelani.org/. Need to work on getting a campaign site for Joe.
- Freedom rally. All hands on Deck. Will need as people to staff our table for both days of the event.
- International day against DRM. We're in favor of participating. It's May 6, 2015, and we have time to plan.
21:02 < jokeefe> agenda: https://masspirates.org/wiki/August_7th,_2014_IRC_Meeting 21:02 < jokeefe> ids 21:02 < jokeefe> James O'Keefe, Somerville 21:03 < srevilak> Steve Revilak, Arlington, MA 21:03 < Bluelustreak> Lucia Fiero 21:03 < Bluelustreak> (Jason is home but he still working!) 21:04 < jokeefe> 1. Invitation to appear on TOUCHFM this tuesday morning 21:05 < jokeefe> srevilak? 21:05 < Bluelustreak> Where is the studio? Or will it be a call in? 21:06 < jokeefe> http://touchfm.org/ 21:06 < srevilak> Lolita asked for in-studio. Don't know the address, but I can get it 21:07 < jokeefe> what time? 21:07 < Bluelustreak> Doesn't say on the website 21:07 < Bluelustreak> Lolita will be there, too? 21:07 < Bluelustreak> The time matters... Oh, am I invited? 21:08 < srevilak> Bluelustreak: it's her segment on Charles' show 21:08 < jokeefe> think we are deciding who is available 21:08 < Bluelustreak> hm 21:08 < srevilak> Sadly, I have a work conflict 21:08 < Bluelustreak> Well if I am not on the road... 21:08 < jokeefe> do they want one or two people? also what is the topic? 21:09 < Bluelustreak> It is rather short notice. 21:09 < Bluelustreak> I think the PP really speaks to their followers 21:09 < Bluelustreak> what they need for their commnity is connectivity 21:09 < Bluelustreak> if the FCC is going to shut down their radio... 21:09 < Bluelustreak> then they need to focus on getting people on line to listen 21:10 < Bluelustreak> that costs money unless... 21:10 < srevilak> jokeefe: here's what lolita sent: https://lists.mayfirst.org/mailman/private/activists_masspirates.org/2014-August/002077.html 21:10 < Bluelustreak> they go municipal 21:10 < Bluelustreak> We were talking about this at SCATV 21:10 < srevilak> show is 9-10am, show up at 8:50 21:10 < Bluelustreak> Sigh 21:10 < srevilak> she asked for a "team", so probably means several people are okay 21:11 < Bluelustreak> If only I could call in! 21:11 < jokeefe> ahoy, Kendra! 21:11 < Kendra> Hi 21:11 < Bluelustreak> Hey 21:11 < srevilak> If this tue is too short a notice, perhaps another tuesday might work? 21:11 < Bluelustreak> What does your day look like tuesday jokeefe? 21:11 < jokeefe> that would be preferable, srevilak 21:12 < Bluelustreak> The following tuesday I am completely free 21:12 < Bluelustreak> I could be IN STUDIO 21:12 < jokeefe> work, but might have some time, depending on when/where 21:12 < Bluelustreak> I think Jamie and I should both be on, with Steve if he can get the time off with some notice 21:13 < Bluelustreak> Can she wait a week? 21:13 < srevilak> will email Lolita, and ask about next Tuesday. Will also CC you 21:13 < Bluelustreak> Or... can I call in? 21:13 < jokeefe> sounds good to me 21:13 < jokeefe> thank you 21:13 < Bluelustreak> Thank you so much. 21:13 < Bluelustreak> Kendra, lookie: http://sutralu.blogspot.com/2014/08/im-in-button-biznez.html 21:14 < davidd> nice article Bluelustreak 21:14 < Bluelustreak> LOL 21:14 < jokeefe> next 2. Software Freedom Day Cryptoparty? 21:14 < Bluelustreak> Pshaw 21:14 < jokeefe> I would think yes 21:15 < Bluelustreak> I should get a presentation knocked. If not Tor I could learn to present a encrypted chat 21:15 < Bluelustreak> Or TOR... I could do that again. I will be better prepered. 21:15 < jokeefe> cool 21:17 < Kendra> Or anything else. 21:17 < jokeefe> Kendra, srevilak, yes to do it? 21:17 < Bluelustreak> Will you be back in Boston by then, Kendra? 21:17 < srevilak> I say yes. Would also be happy to present 21:17 < jokeefe> cool! 21:18 < Bluelustreak> I had a great time last year just sitting at the table listening to the speakers. Nice folks. 21:18 < srevilak> For 90 minutes, two 45-minute crypto workshops? 21:18 < srevilak> Or perhaps 3 30-minute? 21:19 < srevilak> (Though, 30 min is kind of short) 21:19 < Kendra> Is it a 10-5 or 6pm day 21:19 < jokeefe> yes it is 21:19 < jokeefe> where will it be? 21:19 < Bluelustreak> Industry Lab 21:19 < jokeefe> right 21:19 < srevilak> Kendra: we'd have 10:30 - noon 21:19 < Bluelustreak> Remember the night we scouted it for our fundraiser? 21:19 < Kendra> OK by me 21:19 < Bluelustreak> Then got ice cream? 21:19 < Bluelustreak> 3 of us have been there 21:20 < Bluelustreak> Maybe Steve too some other time 21:20 < jokeefe> I say do it and we can figure out the details. should be hands on which requires more time. 21:20 * srevilak write to will now, saying we'll do it 21:20 < Bluelustreak> Thanks! 21:20 < jokeefe> thanks! 21:20 < jokeefe> 3. Update on candidate status, campaign strategies 21:21 < Bluelustreak> I have a button maker! 21:21 < Bluelustreak> :-D 21:21 < Bluelustreak> Joe will be at FR 21:21 < Bluelustreak> for sure, he says 21:21 < jokeefe> Noe's site is up, working on fundraising, media outreach, door to door planning 21:21 < jokeefe> good 21:21 < Bluelustreak> Yes, um about that site... 21:21 < jokeefe> coming to pirate picnic? 21:22 < Bluelustreak> I will remind him... last time I asked he said yes 21:22 < Bluelustreak> Would help if you reached out, too 21:22 < jokeefe> good 21:22 < jokeefe> will do tomorrow 21:22 < Bluelustreak> So can you help us with our site? 21:22 < Bluelustreak> :-D 21:22 < jokeefe> sure, if you use the same site us Noe 21:22 < jokeefe> as Noe 21:22 < Bluelustreak> clone yes please 21:23 < Bluelustreak> I will and you can help? 21:23 < srevilak> jokeefe: what's the URL of Noe's site? 21:23 < jokeefe> lets setup a time to sign up and walk through it 21:23 < jokeefe> votenoelani.org 21:23 < Bluelustreak> Would you like to talk about it at the picnic? 21:24 < jokeefe> sure, but better if you can see it 21:24 < Bluelustreak> I'll print it! 21:24 < Bluelustreak> Whatever 21:24 < jokeefe> and use it 21:24 < Bluelustreak> OK not at the picnic 21:24 < jokeefe> anything else to report on campaigns? 21:24 < Bluelustreak> We can conference after the picnic 21:25 < Bluelustreak> Still no EIN 21:25 < Bluelustreak> For Joe. 21:25 < Bluelustreak> Who got Noe her's? 21:25 < Bluelustreak> Noe's Joe? Noe? 21:26 < jokeefe> Her treasurer got hers 21:26 < Bluelustreak> OK I know to ask for hand holding 21:26 < Bluelustreak> I have a month between the PIcnic and FR... 21:27 < Bluelustreak> If Joe doesn't get his EIN next week, I will. 21:27 < jokeefe> preferably earlier in the month 21:27 < jokeefe> Just do it, it has waited long enough 21:27 < Bluelustreak> I am still stowing Stuff in the attic! 21:27 < jokeefe> good luck 21:27 < jokeefe> 4. Freedom Rally 21:27 < Bluelustreak> It should be easier next week with Jason gone. 21:28 < Bluelustreak> Less demands on my time 21:28 < jokeefe> Will get the post up this weekend 21:28 < Bluelustreak> Paid for 21:28 < Bluelustreak> No site determined yet but... 21:28 < Bluelustreak> I will ask Tom if you like 21:29 < Bluelustreak> Jason and I have two days blocked out but 2 ppl is not enough. 21:29 < Bluelustreak> This is an all hands event 21:29 < jokeefe> will say it is where we were and we can update it 21:29 < srevilak> Bluelustreak: we can wait to find our table location 21:29 < srevilak> I'll definitely be around all day sat 21:29 < Bluelustreak> Can you be there like last year, Steve? 21:29 < srevilak> Bluelustreak: what did I do last year? 21:30 < Bluelustreak> One sec 21:30 < jokeefe> not sure about my schedule Saturday, but Sunday is available 21:30 < srevilak> will try to make sunday as well 21:30 < srevilak> It's noon - 8pm? 21:30 < Kendra> Seems like people kind of showed up last minute, you might want to ask people individually 21:31 < Bluelustreak> https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10201430410274486&set=a.10201447164133322&type=3&theater 21:31 < Bluelustreak> Steve kicked ass and took names 21:31 < jokeefe> Bluelustreak, would you be able to put up an FB event for us? 21:31 < srevilak> Bluelustreak: sure, I can do that 21:31 < Bluelustreak> Sure thing. When I email Tom tonight 21:32 < jokeefe> thanks! 21:32 < jokeefe> Sunday, lets discuss what materials we need to bring 21:32 < jokeefe> Good place to give out stickers 21:32 < Bluelustreak> Sunday? 21:32 < Bluelustreak> Doh! 21:33 < jokeefe> yes, picnic 21:33 < Bluelustreak> All I gots in buttunz 21:33 < Bluelustreak> is 21:33 < Bluelustreak> flyerz 21:33 < jokeefe> Freedom rally is a good place to give out stickers 21:33 < Bluelustreak> I will get on the stickers, too, OK? 21:33 < Bluelustreak> Won't have them for sunday, sorry. 21:33 < Bluelustreak> More notice would have helped. 21:34 < srevilak> https://piratenpad.de/p/mapp-fr-2014 21:34 < jokeefe> We don't need them for Sunday, just Freedom Rally 21:34 < jokeefe> thanks! 21:34 < Bluelustreak> OK NP will have them for FR NP 21:34 < Bluelustreak> Sunday needs: Charcoal? 21:34 < Bluelustreak> I am making sandwiches and bringing water. 21:35 < Bluelustreak> and other drinks. And buttons... have I mentioned that? 21:35 < jokeefe> yes, I shoudl have charcoal 21:36 * srevilak will bring peanut butter, jelly, and a loaf of bread 21:36 < srevilak> I'll see what I have in terms of plates & picnic ware 21:37 < Bluelustreak> Can you skip Peanut butter, srevilak? 21:37 < Bluelustreak> I will bring two other nut butters! 21:38 < Bluelustreak> AJ is allergic to peanuts. 21:38 < srevilak> okay, I can skip peanut butter 21:38 < Bluelustreak> Thanks 21:38 < jokeefe> I can bring fruit 21:38 < jokeefe> is there a piratepad for the picnic? 21:38 < Bluelustreak> OK. I was going to bring strawberries and grapes and apples. 21:38 < Bluelustreak> and dip 21:39 < Bluelustreak> You could... make one! 21:39 < Bluelustreak> Oh, hand sanitizer 21:40 < srevilak> https://piratenpad.de/p/george 21:40 < jokeefe> beat me too it srevilak 21:40 < Kendra> I was going to say Lulu, you might save yourself a headache bringing sandwich fixings and letting people get creative 21:41 < jokeefe> Bluelustreak, don't feel you need to bring it all. 21:41 < srevilak> question: what time are we returning? 21:41 < Bluelustreak> I'm like lightning, all on or all off 21:41 < jokeefe> 4-5pm 21:42 < Bluelustreak> Kendra's idea is noted and appreciated 21:42 < Bluelustreak> Fixings for sandwiches is easier 21:42 < srevilak> re: return trip. http://www.bostonharborcruises.com/harbor-islands/schedule-rates.aspx 21:42 < srevilak> we have 4, 4:30 and 5pm options 21:42 < Bluelustreak> I am not getting tickets before I reach the dock 21:43 < jokeefe> that will be too late unless you get there early 21:43 < Bluelustreak> Last year I had tickets, got sick... had tickets for HOPE X AJ got sick 21:43 < jokeefe> true 21:43 < Bluelustreak> Sigh fine 21:43 < Bluelustreak> Will get them tomorrow 21:44 < srevilak> Bluelustreak: order on line, late Saturday night :) 21:44 < Bluelustreak> OTAY! 21:44 < jokeefe> how about I'll plan to get there early and get them for you? 21:45 < Bluelustreak> Thanks but I will get them. 21:45 < Kendra> I will miss going this year 21:45 < srevilak> Either of you know: is Harbor Island Cruises okay with bike on ferrys? 21:45 < Bluelustreak> We will miss you! 21:45 < Bluelustreak> Prolly but you should call 21:46 < srevilak> Bluelustreak: will do that then 21:46 < Kendra> But call people, becasue I think there are more peple interested. I did not see any bikes last year. 21:46 < jokeefe> agreed on both sentiments 21:46 < jokeefe> will advertise about the pad and we can see what folks will bring 21:46 < Bluelustreak> Garret cant because SUNDAYS 21:46 < Bluelustreak> He can never anything on SUNDAYS 21:46 < Bluelustreak> Chance might make it 21:46 < Kendra> in church 21:47 < Bluelustreak> Working 21:47 < Bluelustreak> akshlly 21:47 < Bluelustreak> Has anyone reached out to Joan? 21:47 < Bluelustreak> Maurice? 21:47 < jokeefe> Sep. is looking busy, so next IPM/social in Oct? 21:48 < Bluelustreak> I aksed Chris he prolly has to work 21:48 < Kendra> Are you asking Greg and blue and laura Pespisa/ 21:48 < Bluelustreak> Yes, IPM in OCt is good idea 21:48 < Bluelustreak> We can have ongoing IPM at FR! 21:48 < Bluelustreak> I emailed Blue directly 21:48 < Bluelustreak> Has anyone reached out to Lauren? 21:49 < jokeefe> will email 21:49 < Bluelustreak> Thank you! 21:49 < Bluelustreak> Tell her how much we miss her 21:49 < Kendra> Also Brian Gallant and Will from Berkman Media. BLU and Shanti Mission people with Will Rico might be interested. 21:49 < Bluelustreak> I asked Will 21:49 < Kendra> Sorry, I meant Kit Walsh if he is still in town. 21:50 < Bluelustreak> Who want to ping Kit? I will ask Bry 21:50 < jokeefe> will do as well 21:50 < Bluelustreak> Jason is done with his work. He says HI Y'ALL! 21:50 < Bluelustreak> OK. I am asking my non-Pirate friends. 21:51 < jokeefe> hi to Jason 21:51 < jokeefe> haven't reached out to Joan or Maurice 21:51 < Bluelustreak> Not much response with them so far 21:51 < Bluelustreak> What if we both do, James? 21:51 < Kendra> Not to mention Alex Matthews and some of those folks. Have you thougt about just sending an evite ot all of the people and groups we have worked with in the last year? 21:52 < Bluelustreak> Make her feel loved 21:52 < jokeefe> good idea 21:52 < Bluelustreak> Yes, I FB invited EVERYONE 21:52 < Kendra> ACLU, FSF, etc 21:52 < jokeefe> invited Alex, cannot make it 21:52 < Bluelustreak> Kade? 21:52 < jokeefe> will email 21:52 < Bluelustreak> Don;t know how to reach FSF Chris... oops 21:53 < jokeefe> will email Zak 21:53 < Bluelustreak> Well bug group or small I am excited 21:53 < Bluelustreak> Jason and AJ have never been to the harbor islands 21:53 < Kendra> Email Zac, Chrissie or Will Theaker, they will probably want to go. 21:53 < Kendra> And Lisa Marie 21:53 < srevilak> will email kit walsh 21:53 < Bluelustreak> You have their emails? 21:54 < Kendra> I'll send you what I have 21:54 < Bluelustreak> OK great 21:54 < jokeefe> thanks 21:55 < jokeefe> before the end - 6. International Day Against DRM (May 6th 2015)? 21:55 < Bluelustreak> Can we tie this to PirateCon 2015 somehow? 21:56 < srevilak> I think we can find some way to tie the two together 21:56 < jokeefe> lets brain storm at the picnic 21:56 < Kendra> May 6th is a Saturday. When is Pirate con? 21:56 < Bluelustreak> See? 21:56 < Kendra> Makes sense to maximize the audience and interest. 21:56 < jokeefe> havn't picked a date 21:57 < srevilak> Seems like first order of business should be deciding if we want to do it 21:57 < Bluelustreak> Maybe the 6th! 21:57 < jokeefe> usually a sat 21:57 < srevilak> Could to pirate con on 5/6, and make DRM a major theme 21:57 < Bluelustreak> Yes. What I was thinking. 21:57 < srevilak> Oh wait, 5/6/ is a wednesday 21:57 < Bluelustreak> OK wait... 21:57 < Bluelustreak> Have PC 2015 the sat BEFORE 21:58 < Bluelustreak> and promote anti DRM day at it 21:58 < Kendra> sorry about that. 21:58 < jokeefe> just don't want it to conflict with DMC or other conferences 21:58 < Bluelustreak> OK about DMC 21:58 < Kendra> Might still be able to work with them 21:58 < jokeefe> may is also finals at colleges 21:58 < Bluelustreak> In Sept they will be having an IPM 21:58 < srevilak> Or, have pirate con on 5/16, and promote it at DRM day :) 21:58 < Bluelustreak> We Pirates should all be there becasue 21:58 < Bluelustreak> They will be setting the date for the Spring 21:58 < Kendra> That is a graduation weekend 21:59 < Bluelustreak> Good point 21:59 < Bluelustreak> Next DMC IPM is on a friday end of spt 26th I think 21:59 < jokeefe> thanks 22:00 < srevilak> DRM day can be simple. We can (say) stand outside apple store and hand out leaflets 22:00 < jokeefe> will aim to be at it 22:00 < jokeefe> agreed, srevilak 22:00 < Bluelustreak> Well then, we could promote Pirate Con at DRM day 22:00 < jokeefe> yes 22:00 < Bluelustreak> So... June for Pirate con? 22:01 < Bluelustreak> Just... skip a year 22:01 < Bluelustreak> We are at time 22:01 < srevilak> DRM day is international. I think it's worthwhile to do something, just to be part of an international movement. 22:01 < srevilak> + Open culture 22:01 < jokeefe> agreed 22:01 < srevilak> can we do a vote on DRM day participation? 22:01 < Bluelustreak> Well, people will ask: What can I do about DRM? and then we can say COME TO PIRATECON!\ 22:01 < Bluelustreak> um 22:02 < Bluelustreak> nao? 22:02 < Bluelustreak> Move to support int day against DRM by leafletting in Boston 22:02 < srevilak> Bluelustreak: are you asking "now", or saying "no"? 22:02 < jokeefe> 2nd 22:02 < jokeefe> all in favor? 22:02 < Bluelustreak> aye 22:02 < srevilak> aye 22:02 < Kendra> Aye 22:02 < jokeefe> aye 22:02 < Bluelustreak> Jason sez aye 22:03 < Bluelustreak> He will bring flag 22:03 < srevilak> I'll contact zak, and put myself on the planning list they have 22:03 < jokeefe> thanks 22:03 < Bluelustreak> cc that email to the list ok? 22:03 < jokeefe> we are at time, lets talk more at the picnic when we have more perspectives on when is the best time to hold it. motion to adjourn? 22:03 < jokeefe> the conference that is 22:03 < Bluelustreak> 2nd 22:04 < jokeefe> all in favor? 22:04 < jokeefe> aye 22:04 < Bluelustreak> kissy huggy night night 22:04 < Bluelustreak> aye 22:04 < srevilak> aye, on motion to adjourn 22:04 < srevilak> will post transcript 22:05 < Bluelustreak> Thanks! 22:05 < jokeefe> thank you