July 22nd, 2020 IRC Meeting
- 1 Review
- 2 Decisions/Endorsements
- 3 Projects
- 4 Tabled Projects
- 5 Upcoming Events
- 6 Participants
- 7 Summary
- 8 Minutes
Condemnation of Use of Federal LEOs in Portland and elsewhere
Goals for Q3 2020:
- Organize meetups
- Organize Fundraiser
- Organize candidate trainings
- Revise platform
- Next pirate news recording scheduled for Sunday, 7pm unless changed
Boston Sex Worker Event
Tentative Red Umbrella day on July 25th or Aug 22nd. JoeO send dates around for feedback.
All meetings on hold due to Covid-19.
- Boston (jokeefe)
- Worcester (Malt)
- Lowell (Joe)
- Boston Pride Festival (emailed them that we transferred our table to 2021)
- table booked
- 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?
No clue where things are now due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Right to Repair
- out of committee
- next email will urge supporters to call their state senator/rep. and urge them to support it
- see if people willing to setup meeting with reps.
Facial Recognition and other bills still in committee.
Moved to 2020 Platform Discussion
Democracy and Dogfood (Tech)
Other To Do
- Application to PPI
- Conference survey
- Statement on Archive.org Suit
- Statement on Extending the Eviction Moratorium
- Statement on Right to Repair bill
- Statement on RCV ballot initiative being on the ballot
Worcester farm group is interested in having some FOSS tutorials. Perhaps:
- how to do basic labels in GIMP,
- work through a few sample spreadsheets related to seed cost and
- similarly applicable real-world situations, depending on the needs of the group
Basically how to do graph design & product management with open source tools. Malt will put together a one paragraph description of what we need and we can mail it out to ask pirates to help.
- Summer 2020, ?, Boston Meetup
- Summer 2020, ?, Worcester Meetup
- Summer 2020, ?, Springfield Meetup
- ?/?, 7-9pm, Mass MeshNet Tech Meeting, Culture House, Harvard Square
- ?/?, 7-9pm, Mass MeshNe Tech Meeting, Encuentro 5, Boston
- ?/?, 7-9pm, Mass MeshNet Tech Meeting, Democracy Center, Cambridge
- ?/?, 7-9pm, Mass MeshNet Tech Meeting
- 5/?, 2pm-4pm, Democracy and Dogfood (Tech) Meeting, on-line
Federal LEOs in Portland (and elsewhere). Draft https://etherpad.pp-international.net/p/TrumpPolice. Malt to fine tune.
Pirate News recording. Sunday 7pm.
21:07 <@jokeefe> Agenda: https://masspirates.org/wiki/July_22nd,_2020_IRC_Meeting 21:07 <@jokeefe> ids 21:07 <@jokeefe> James O’Keefe, Somerville 21:07 <@jokeefe> anything to add? 21:07 < Joe> Best conversation so far today was with a old guy in a maga hate. It was good until he realize I don't support trump either. 21:07 < Joe> I'm down in CT 21:08 < Malt> sam capradae, worcester 21:08 < Malt> nothing from me 21:08 < Joe> Joseph Onoroski, Hartford, CT 21:08 <@jokeefe> sorry, didn’t get the documents to you, Joe 21:08 < Joe> No worries, I raided a Walmart for art supplies. 21:09 < Joe> I now have a poster that reads, "A two party system is terrible, change my mind" 21:09 <@jokeefe> Decisions/Endorsements 21:10 <@jokeefe> Condemnation of Use of Federal LEOs in Portland and elsewhere 21:10 < Joe> Aye 21:10 <@jokeefe> I started on https://etherpad.pp-international.net/p/TrumpPolice 21:10 < Malt> hard aye 21:11 < srevilak> Steve Revilak, Arlington 21:13 < Malt> we can probably finish the statement after the meeting 21:14 <@jokeefe> that would work 21:14 -!- Joe [~Joe@gateway/webchat] has quit [Ping timeout: 258 seconds] 21:14 -!- Joe [~Joe@gateway/webchat] has joined #masspirates 21:15 <@jokeefe> all in favor of posting a statement? 21:15 < Malt> aye 21:15 < Joe> aye 21:16 <@jokeefe> aye 21:16 <@jokeefe> Malt would you have time to make sure the statement is finished? 21:16 < srevilak> aye 21:16 < Malt> yup 21:16 <@jokeefe> any opposed? 21:17 <@jokeefe> Thanks, Malt 21:17 < Malt> B) i'll give em what's for 21:17 <@jokeefe> :-) 21:19 <@jokeefe> motion passes 21:19 <@jokeefe> Projects 21:19 <@jokeefe> Video Newsletter/Podcast 21:19 <@jokeefe> Sunday, 7pm recording? 21:20 -!- Joe [~Joe@gateway/webchat] has quit [Ping timeout: 258 seconds] 21:20 -!- Joe [~Joe@gateway/webchat] has joined #masspirates 21:20 < Malt> moght be out of town 21:20 < srevilak> I'm available 21:21 < Joe> I should be available. 21:21 < Malt> deffo no need to wait on me 21:22 <@jokeefe> hope you have a good time, Malt 21:22 < Malt> thanks! gonna hang out in a bog again 21:22 <@jokeefe> watch out for the leaches 21:22 <@jokeefe> Sunday, 7pm it is 21:23 <@jokeefe> Boston Sex Worker Event - any update? 21:23 < Joe> I did not reach Desmond, did you? 21:24 <@jokeefe> I have not. I can email him. 21:24 < Joe> Would you mind? It keeps slipping my mind. 21:25 <@jokeefe> No worries. I will. 21:26 <@jokeefe> Would September be a good time to go surveillance camera mapping? 21:26 <@jokeefe> Could do Worcester in October 21:26 < Joe> And October 21:26 < Malt> might work 21:27 <@jokeefe> Let’s find some dates in the next few weeks 21:28 <@jokeefe> Computer donations 21:29 < Joe> Steve, did you talk to the person that wanted to donate more? 21:30 < Malt> from the youth hostel? 21:31 < Joe> I thought there was some discussion on it from our pre-podcast meeting and wanted to mention it here. 21:31 <@jokeefe> thanks 21:32 < Joe> But we can cross that bridge another day. I will shoot my contact an email right after this meeting to get an updated list of what they are looking for. 21:33 <@jokeefe> that would be good as it would allow us to ask again 21:33 < Joe> That's all I have currently. 21:34 < Malt> same here 21:35 <@jokeefe> Going to send another email today for the other bills 21:35 <@jokeefe> But that is all I have as well 21:36 <@jokeefe> Shall we adjourn then? 21:36 < Malt> it's gettin real bad, boyos 21:36 < Joe> Aye 21:36 < Malt> sure 21:36 < srevilak> Joe: yes, spoke with fellow at Hostel. Will do a pickup from him a week from Saturday. On 8/1 21:36 < Malt> that slaps 21:36 <@jokeefe> thanks 21:37 <@jokeefe> Nearly four million COVID-19 infections 21:37 < Malt> jesus 21:37 < Joe> ty Srevilak 21:38 <@jokeefe> we are done, then. thanks all. Looking forward to talking with you Sunday. 21:39 < Malt> night buds, stay safe all 21:39 -!- Malt [~Malt@gateway/webchat] has quit [Quit: https://webchat.pirateirc.net/] 21:39 <@jokeefe> you too 21:39 < srevilak> will post transcript 21:39 <@jokeefe> thank you