February 10th, 2021 IRC Meeting
- Setup local video meetups by region with people who said they were interested in organizing a local chapter
- Organize candidate trainings
- Pirate news recording scheduled for Sundays, 7pm with go-live at 7:30pm. Unless changed
Boston Pride Festival
While in-person events, including outdoor events, are on hold until COVID-19 numbers go down, we should plan for our table at the Boston Pride Festival.
- setup signup sheet
- Need to purchase insurance
- Need volunteer sign up form
- Tie to an activity, mapping the CCTV cameras in Boston or along the Pride parade route?
Other To Do
- Application to PPI
Upcoming On-line Events
- Every Tuesday, 7-9pm, Mass MeshNet Tech Meeting, on-line
- Sat., 2/13/2021, 11am-1pm, 'Democracy Meeting, on-line
- malt: sam capradae, worcester
- Joe: Joseph Onoroski, Lowell
- jokeefe: James O’Keefe, Somerville
Need to have a start page for https://masspirates.org/crew/ so it is easier to use.
Video Newsletter/Podcast scheduled for 7pm Sunday, go live 7:30pm
Boston Pride Festival is Saturday, June 12, 2021. Email to confirm.
Need to contact MA-RCV crew to see how we can help.
Tech meeting Saturday, 11am.
[9:04pm] jokeefe: agenda: https://masspirates.org/wiki/February_10th,_2021_IRC_Meeting [9:04pm] malt: sam capradae, worcester [9:04pm] jokeefe: ids [9:04pm] jokeefe: anything to add? [9:04pm] Joe: Joseph Onoroski, Lowell [9:05pm] malt: nyet [9:05pm] Joe: Nay [9:07pm] jokeefe: James O’Keefe, Somerville [9:07pm] jokeefe: Projects [9:07pm] malt: yall been watching the impeachment? i can't bring myself to [9:07pm] malt: owp soryr [9:07pm] jokeefe: hear the highlights [9:08pm] Joe: nah, been under the moving rock. [9:08pm] jokeefe: new videos of the capital insurrenction [9:09pm] jokeefe: Outreach [9:10pm] jokeefe: Need to get you the candidate signup form. Will have it by this weekend. [9:11pm] jokeefe: Malt, shall we try to organize a video meetup for Worcester county? [9:11pm] malt: sure! [9:12pm] malt: next weekend? [9:12pm] jokeefe: you want to find a date/time and we can send out an email? [9:12pm] jokeefe: next weekend is fine [9:12pm] malt: Sure, I need to message folk about candidates anyway [9:13pm] jokeefe: thanks [9:13pm] malt: I've got the crew URL saved somewhere [9:13pm] malt: i should probably bookmark it but that would mean touching my bookmarks for the first time in a decade [9:14pm] Joe: lol [9:14pm] jokeefe: We need a better start page for https://masspirates.org/crew/ [9:14pm] jokeefe: and have it up on the blog too. [9:15pm] jokeefe: will bring it up at Saturday’s tech meeting [9:15pm] malt: i, um [9:15pm] Joe: Sounds good. [9:15pm] malt: minor issue, i don't see anything on the crew page but a line of text saying marss pirates crew [9:15pm] jokeefe: https://masspirates.org/crew/user [9:15pm] jokeefe: is the login page [9:16pm] malt: .... ah. [9:17pm] jokeefe: Video Newsletter/Podcast [9:17pm] jokeefe: Same bat time, same bat channel? [9:18pm] Joe: Si. I hope to have a decent set up by tonight. [9:18pm] malt: i'll be awake for this one [9:18pm] jokeefe: good luck, Joe [9:18pm] jokeefe: Great. Steve and I missed you. [9:19pm] jokeefe: It wasn’t as fun without four of us [9:19pm] jokeefe: But we soldiered on [9:19pm] jokeefe: [9:19pm] Joe: I have to watch it still. [9:20pm] jokeefe: Looks like TikTok won’t be sold to a non-Chinese company - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20210210/07585746223/trump-oracles-dumb-tiktok-cronyism-falls-apart.shtml [9:22pm] malt: god, i've totally forgotten about tthat whole deal [9:22pm] malt: the past four years are just a BLUR [9:22pm] malt: I'm emailing activists list about endorsing the folk from worcester [9:22pm] jokeefe: aye that [9:22pm] jokeefe: I saw this being used against fascists, now the police are trying to take down videos with them in it by playing music - https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20210209/19152846222/latest-anti-accountability-move-cops-involves-playing-music-while-being-recorded-hopes-triggering-copyright-takedowns.shtml [9:22pm] jokeefe: thanks, malt [9:22pm] malt: they're so gross [9:23pm] jokeefe: yeah [9:23pm] malt: there was a study on the inauguration protests and once again the cops brutalized leftists exclusively [9:24pm] jokeefe: yeah [9:24pm] jokeefe: please share that [9:24pm] malt: will do, brb bio [9:25pm] jokeefe: Followup to an IOT/IOS issues https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20210209/10290446219/chastity-penis-lock-company-that-was-hacked-says-now-totally-safe-to-put-your-penis-back-that-chastity-lock.shtml [9:25pm] jokeefe: thanks, malt [9:25pm] jokeefe: anyhow, lots to discuss [9:26pm] Joe: sorry I don't have much to add. [9:26pm] jokeefe: no worries [9:27pm] jokeefe: Boston Pride Festival is Saturday, June 12, 2021 [9:28pm] jokeefe: no other updates on it [9:28pm] Joe: We have the funds to continue our support. [9:29pm] jokeefe: Don’t need to. We carried over our placement for 2020 to 2021 [9:29pm] jokeefe: hopefully we will get to go [9:30pm] Joe: Hope so. Right to repair also seems to be ramping up. [9:30pm] jokeefe: yes [9:31pm] Joe: Should we reach out to confirm our support for them? [9:32pm] malt: back [9:32pm] malt: i'd like that [9:32pm] malt: i think ranked choice voting is going to try again soon [9:32pm] jokeefe: that makes sense [9:33pm] jokeefe: I think the RCV folks wanted to know who wanted to be involved in future plans. Should I respond with yes? [9:33pm] Joe: Aye [9:34pm] Joe: That will go a long way in supporting our cause. [9:34pm] malt: https://fivethirtyeight.com/videos/why-police-aggression-is-far-more-pronounced-against-left-leaning-protesters/ [9:34pm] malt: sure! [9:34pm] malt: here's the link about the breakdown on violence [9:35pm] jokeefe: thanks for the link, malt [9:36pm] jokeefe: Tech meeting Saturday, 11am. [9:36pm] jokeefe: Will put up a post on it. [9:37pm] jokeefe: That is all I have. Next week, hopefully we can bang out another platform plank. [9:37pm] Joe: Motion to adjourn? [9:37pm] jokeefe: 2nd [9:37pm] jokeefe: all in favor? [9:37pm] Joe: Aye [9:38pm] jokeefe: aye [9:38pm] Joe: Think we lost Malt. Have a great night Jamie. [9:38pm] malt: sorry, distracted [9:38pm] malt: see y'all sunday! [9:39pm] jokeefe: I will post the notes. [9:39pm] jokeefe: thanks. all. have a good night!