July 19th, 2016 IRC Meeting
- Somerville Public Library Cryptoparty
Aaron James Campaign
Events to Participate In
- 8/7, noon, Pirate Picnic - Planning to take the noon ferry. Might be useful to have folks arrive early to get a table. Planning Pad Schedule and tickets.
- 7/22-24, Hackers on Planet Earth, NYC
- 7/27, 6-9pm, Somerville Cryptoparty, 577 Somerville Ave., Somerville
- 8/7, (noon ferry), Pirate Picnic, Georges Island. Planning
- 8/27, Boston Public Library Crytoparty
- 8/31, 6-9pm, Somerville Cryptoparty, 577 Somerville Ave., Somerville
- 9/17-18, Freedom Rally
- 9/28, 6-9pm, Somerville Cryptoparty, 577 Somerville Ave., Somerville
- Democracy/IT meeting
- WMass Cryptoparty
- How to file a FOIA request by Maya Shaffer
Every Thu., Digital Fourth meeting, 11am-12:30pm, Tatte Bakery & Cafe, 101 Main Street, Cambridge
- jokeefe (James O’Keefe, Somerville)
- srevilak (Steve Revilak, Arlington, MA)
- MosesMPP (Moses Sukin, Great Barrington MA)
- Bluestreak (Lucia Fiero)
- Kendra (Kendra Moyer, in Highland Park, MI)
- noe (Noelani Kamelamela, Somerville)
Somerville Public Library Cryptoparty. Have audio recordings of the event. Nice discussions. Got a few people using OTR and one using Mailvelope.
Aaron James Campaign. They're doing doorknocking. Would love to have more people participate in door knocking events. To that end, they'll be knocking on doors 2pm every Saturday. Please contact the campaign if you can help!
Pirate picnic. Please add your name to the pad if you're planning to go. Also, if you can bring food, drinks, etc, please make a note of that as well.
- https://fundly.com/sayhernamevirginia-legal-support. #SayHerNameVirginia Legal support
- https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2016/03/launching-efa. Electronic Frontier Alliance.
- Steve attended last Wednesday's march against police brutality. Good turnout, very well attended.
21:00 < NastyNas> how many candidates will the Pirate party have this election? I want to know if any will be on my ballot 21:01 < srevilak> NastyNas: One candidate for state rep, in 27th middlesex 21:01 < jokeefe> I know of one in MA 21:01 < jokeefe> Other state parties seem to be endorsing candidates 21:02 < jokeefe> Here, Aaron James is running in the 27th Middlesex State rep district 21:03 < NastyNas> ok, thanks 21:03 < NastyNas> i was hoping there would be more than just one 21:04 < jokeefe> We were too 21:04 < jokeefe> Not too late to run as a write-in candidate 21:06 < jokeefe> Agenda - https://masspirates.org/wiki/July_19th,_2016_IRC_Meeting 21:06 <@papegaai> Title: July 19th, 2016 IRC Meeting - Mass Pirate Wiki (at masspirates.org) 21:06 < jokeefe> Where do you live, NastyNas? 21:07 < MosesMPP> ahoy 21:07 < NastyNas> Massachusetts, but not 27th Middlesex 21:07 < jokeefe> suspected as much :-) 21:07 < jokeefe> ahy MosesMPP 21:07 < jokeefe> ahoy that is 21:07 < jokeefe> Review 21:08 < MosesMPP> ayhi to you too 21:08 < jokeefe> The Somerville Public Library Cryptoparty went well. srevilak recorded audio from it. Lots of good questions. 21:09 < MosesMPP> is the audio somewhere? 21:09 < jokeefe> Will be 21:09 < srevilak> MosesMPP: not yet, needs editing first 21:09 < jokeefe> Got some folks using OTR 21:10 < jokeefe> And hopefully mailvelope 21:10 < srevilak> jokeefe: we did get someone using mailvelope (wrote to me later in the day) 21:10 < Bluestreak> ahoy 21:10 < srevilak> Hi Bluestreak 21:11 < jokeefe> ahoy Bluestreak 21:11 < jokeefe> cool, srevilak 21:11 < jokeefe> ahoy Kendra 21:11 < Kendra> Hi 21:11 < Kendra> Kendra Moyer, in Highland Park, MI 21:11 < jokeefe> thanks, Kendra 21:11 < jokeefe> ids 21:12 < jokeefe> James O’Keefe, Somerville 21:12 < srevilak> Steve Revilak, Arlington, MA 21:12 < MosesMPP> Moses Sukin, Great Barrington MA 21:12 < noe> ahoy! 21:12 < noe> Noelani Kamelamela, Somerville 21:12 < Bluestreak> Lucia Fiero 21:12 < Bluestreak> ahoy! 21:13 < jokeefe> ahoy noe 21:13 < srevilak> hi noe 21:13 < noe> hi! just met up with folks canvassing with Aaron 21:14 < jokeefe> Anything else to add about the Somerville Public Library Cryptoparty, srevilak? 21:14 < jokeefe> Looks like we could do another one in the fall 21:14 < noe> Do we want video of this one? 21:14 < srevilak> jokeefe: no -- I think it was a successful event, and I'd look forward to doing another 21:14 < jokeefe> fall? sure 21:15 < jokeefe> noe, would you give an update on Aaron James’ Campaign? 21:15 < noe> sure! 21:15 < jokeefe> thanks 21:15 < noe> right now we're in a phase where doorknocking and general pr is really important 21:16 < noe> Aaron and other volunteers would love to hae more regular doorknocking 21:16 < jokeefe> when is the next one? 21:16 < noe> and to that end, we'll be doorknocking at 2pm every Saturday 21:16 < jokeefe> cool 21:16 < noe> Some of us would like to organize a Pokemon Go centered meet the candidate thing 21:17 < jokeefe> lol 21:17 < noe> And although I'm pushing for an informal friendly Go of it, others in the committee would rather have it be more formal :/ 21:17 < noe> If people have ideas, please hit me up. 21:18 < noe> Although using SCATV is an idea, we don't have enough staff available to make the show possible right now: something that Aaron would like, but wouldn't necessarily be heavily involved in 21:19 < noe> We have an event scheduled for August 30th 21:20 < noe> So, TL;DR -- please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and come doorknock with us on Saturdays! 21:22 < noe> (did we already talk about the picnic?) 21:22 < jokeefe> not yet 21:23 < jokeefe> but can now. 21:23 < jokeefe> Pirate Picnic - https://piratenpad.de/p/MAPP2016Picnic 21:24 < jokeefe> if you are going, please add your name 21:27 < jokeefe> any other events we should work to turn people out for? 21:28 < jokeefe> or other issues anyone wants to discuss? 21:29 < Bluestreak> Who is going to HOPE? 21:29 < MosesMPP> just as a heads up 21:29 < srevilak> I can give a quick report on last wed's march against police brutality 21:29 < srevilak> (after moses) 21:30 < jokeefe> srevilak and me at least 21:30 < jokeefe> will be at HOPE 21:30 < jokeefe> Breakfast at 9am on Sunday 21:31 < MosesMPP> https://fundly.com/sayhernamevirginia-legal-support 21:31 <@papegaai> Title: #SayHerNameVirginia Legal support | Fundly (at fundly.com) 21:32 < noe> that's really heartening! I'm happy that's nearly all funded 21:32 < MosesMPP> buddy of mine who runs in Digital rights circles sent me that 21:32 < MosesMPP> also mentioned 21:32 < jokeefe> cool 21:33 < MosesMPP> some other stuff he was doing in Restore the 4th and https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2016/03/launching-efa 21:33 <@papegaai> Title: Launching the Electronic Frontier Alliance | Electronic Frontier Foundation (at www.eff.org) 21:33 < MosesMPP> sorry was trying to dig up links, that's all I got 21:34 < srevilak> thanks MosesMPP 21:34 < srevilak> Last Wed's march drew a good crowd. Went from BRIC house to Dudley. At the end of the march, there were so many people they couldn't all fit into dudley station 21:35 < Bluestreak> Lots of Facebook Live, too 21:35 < Bluestreak> Couln’t share M Kravitz’s feed for some reason 21:36 < noe> whoo! 21:36 < jokeefe> wonderful 21:38 < jokeefe> anything else? 21:38 < srevilak> that's it -- we'll see where things go from there 21:39 < jokeefe> did anyone go to the meeting on Thu, to talk about next steps? 21:39 < jokeefe> or hear about what was discussed? 21:39 < srevilak> wasn't able to make that meeting 21:41 < jokeefe> noe, Aaron will be door knocking this Saturday? 21:42 < noe> yes 21:42 < jokeefe> good to know 21:42 < noe> sadly, i won't be there, but i know nick and aaron intend to doorknock 21:43 < noe> i think the group has completely done his neighbrohood, so we should aim for a neighborhood closer to Tufts probably 21:43 < jokeefe> wish I could be there this Sat. 21:44 < Bluestreak> Me too. I am still struggling with my health or I would! 21:44 < Bluestreak> OH! 21:44 < Bluestreak> I can call! 21:44 < Bluestreak> Y’all got some numbers? 21:45 < noe> we have emails! 21:45 < noe> we realized that our press contacts are pretty outdated 21:45 < noe> I will try to email you numbers once I can verify a human is at the end of that line 21:46 < Bluestreak> OK 21:46 < Bluestreak> I don’t have the energy to pester you, so don’t forget. 21:46 < Bluestreak> We will be in Cambridge late Sat night to pick up our son. 21:47 < jokeefe> thanks, Bluestreak 21:47 < jokeefe> srevilak, did you get a chance to go to the Killer Drones talk tonight? 21:47 < srevilak> unfortunately, no 21:48 < jokeefe> no worries. hope it went well 21:48 < jokeefe> anything else to bring up? 21:51 < jokeefe> ok, motion to adjourn, do I have a 2nd? 21:51 < Kendra> 2nd 21:52 < srevilak> all in favor? 21:52 < jokeefe> all in favor? 21:52 < srevilak> aye 21:52 < Kendra> aye 21:52 < Bluestreak> aye 21:53 < jokeefe> aye 21:53 < srevilak> will post transcript 21:53 < Kendra> nite all