September 13th, 2016 IRC Meeting
Aaron James Campaign
- Going door-to-door
Freedom Rally will be 9/17-18. We will have a table. Volunteer signup form. Emailed supporters. Need to call volunteers.
Status of Ballot Measures Poll
Wikileaks birthday is 10/4. Celebrate it?
Rock Against the TPP - Boston
Planning meeting this Thursday.
PirateCon Recording Status
- Audio - done
November Run for local office conference
The objective is to teach people to run for local office. There will be sessions on:
- running for representative town meeting
- running for town-wide and city elections
- what you can accomplish in local office.
Jokeefe reached out to a host in Worcester. Contacted, but haven't worked out details.
- 9/17-18, Freedom Rally Table. Volunteer signup
- 9/28, 6-9pm, Somerville Cryptoparty, 577 Somerville Ave., Somerville
- Democracy/IT meeting
- BPL Cryptoparty, October?
- How to file a FOIA request by Maya Shaffer
- 11/12, 12:30-5pm, Running for local office conference, Democracy Center, Harvard Sq., Cambridge
- jokeefe (James O’Keefe, Somerville)
- moses (Moses Sukin, West Tisbury MA)
- Bluestreak (Lucia Fiero)
- srevilak (Steve Revilak, Arlington)
Aaron James campaign. More door knocking happening.
Freedom Rally. Jason, Jamie, and Joe will do setup. Jamie will be there all day Sunday; Steve all day saturday. We have other volunteers signed up via Civi. Aaron will also be there.
We have an opinion poll for November's ballot questions. Jamie will solicit opinions via supporters mailing list.
Wikileaks Birthday. Coming up on Oct 4th (a Tuesday). Should we do a birthday celebration?
21:04 < jokeefe> Agenda - https://masspirates.org/wiki/September_13th,_2016_IRC_Meeting 21:04 < papegaai> Title: September 13th, 2016 IRC Meeting - Mass Pirate Wiki (at masspirates.org) 21:05 < Bluestreak> exhuasted. 21:05 < Bluestreak> rough day. 21:05 < Bluestreak> For very little pay off 21:05 < jokeefe> :-( 21:05 < jokeefe> ids 21:06 < srevilak> Steve Revilak, Arlington 21:06 < Bluestreak> It was nice seeing Alex for about 4 hours though. 21:06 < jokeefe> James O’Keefe, Somerville 21:06 < Bluestreak> Lucia Fiero 21:07 < jokeefe> Projects 21:08 < jokeefe> Aaron James Campaign 21:08 < jokeefe> new event coming up. going door-to-door 21:09 < jokeefe> Freedom Rally 21:10 < Bluestreak> Well we have 3 dudes for set up… do you have time to make buttons? 21:10 < Bluestreak> I will send you the art. 21:10 < srevilak> I sent in our indemnification forms. Last email sounds like we get our space assignment during check-in 21:11 < Bluestreak> Usually the same area each year 21:11 < Bluestreak> The problem is, the tables and crap are buried in the garage. 21:12 < Bluestreak> Jason keeps telling me he will have is all out in time 21:12 < Bluestreak> I will just have to keep nagging 21:12 < srevilak> Bluestreak: are you planning to do setup on Friday night or Sat. Morning? 21:12 < jokeefe> Jason, Joe and I have setup 21:13 < jokeefe> I can make buttons. Sooner you get me the art the better 21:13 < srevilak> Ok. According to civi, we have JTIII, myself, and a third volunteer for the weekend. 21:14 < jokeefe> I will be there at least all day Sunday 21:14 < srevilak> I'll be there all day Saturday. Won't be able to make it on Sunday, though 21:14 < jokeefe> Bluestreak, how many do we have on FB? 21:15 < Bluestreak> 7 definites 21:16 < Bluestreak> 20 “interested” 21:16 < jokeefe> I know Aaron will be there. 21:16 < Bluestreak> Jason is working on Bryan… plase rach out to Bryan too 21:16 < Bluestreak> He likes to fel values 21:16 < Bluestreak> d 21:16 < jokeefe> Will check with Noe 21:16 < Bluestreak> Bryan too, OK/ 21:16 < Bluestreak> ? 21:17 < Bluestreak> Garret it always there. 21:17 * srevilak will bring audio recorder. Hopefully can record Aaron at one of the education segments 21:17 < Bluestreak> ++ 21:17 < jokeefe> don’t know about Bry yet 21:17 < jokeefe> srevilak, would you email Marc and see when he will be there? 21:18 < srevilak> jokeefe: according to civi, noon-4pm on sat, noon-6p on Sunday 21:20 < jokeefe> some may interpret that the times they are available, not when they will be there. email reminders are good :-) 21:20 < srevilak> jokeefe: will follow-up 21:20 < jokeefe> thanks 21:20 < jokeefe> I’ll send out a finaly email asking people to volunteer 21:20 < srevilak> thx 21:23 < jokeefe> Status of Ballot Measures Poll 21:23 < jokeefe> https://masspirates.org/crew/forms/massachusetts-2016-ballot-questions 21:23 < papegaai> Title: Massachusetts 2016 Ballot Questions | Mass Pirates Crew (at masspirates.org) 21:23 < srevilak> Two responses so far 21:23 < jokeefe> enough detail? 21:24 < jokeefe> what should the deadline be? 21:25 < srevilak> How about two weeks from now, or October 1? 21:25 < Bluestreak> OK 21:26 < jokeefe> I would prefer October 7th, because I won’t get a chance to email members this week 21:27 < jokeefe> trying to keep emails to one item each 21:27 < jokeefe> trying 21:27 < srevilak> Fine by me 21:27 < jokeefe> should we put it in a blog post or just leave it to people we can email? 21:28 < srevilak> Could you take the email text and turn it into a blog post? 21:30 < jokeefe> yes 21:31 < jokeefe> just thinking it is more likely to be stuffed if we put it on the blog. I suppose that is a remote possibility 21:31 < srevilak> jokeefe: that's a good point. Keeping to email is probably a better way to get opinions of our supporters 21:32 < jokeefe> Will email multiple times 21:34 < jokeefe> other opinions? 21:36 < Bluestreak> Honestly I can barely keep my eyes open, sorry for being useless. 21:36 < jokeefe> moving on then. 21:36 < jokeefe> Wikileaks Birthday is 10/4 21:37 < jokeefe> celebration? 21:37 < srevilak> I think it's a tradition by now :) 21:37 < Bluestreak> Agreed 21:38 < Bluestreak> Cake too 21:38 < Bluestreak> I like Asgard 21:38 < jokeefe> It is a Tuesday 21:40 < jokeefe> Will send an email to the list and see what suggestions we get 21:41 < jokeefe> Rock Against the TPP - Boston - Planning meeting is this week 21:42 < Bluestreak> The Pirates should have a presence at that event 21:42 < jokeefe> Yes 21:43 < jokeefe> Working with them 21:44 < jokeefe> PirateCon Recording Status - audio done, video next hopefully 21:45 < jokeefe> thanks, srevilak 21:45 < srevilak> NP. Response hasn't been too bad. https://archive.org/details/masspirates&tab=about 21:45 < papegaai> Title: Massachusetts Pirate Party : Free Audio : Download & Streaming : Internet Archive (at archive.org) 21:46 < jokeefe> that is good 21:48 < jokeefe> November Run for local office conference - still trying to work out Worcester 21:48 < jokeefe> that is all I have 21:49 < srevilak> I need to get a tour of the democracy center. Will think about that after freedom rally 21:49 < jokeefe> thanks 21:50 < jokeefe> shall we adjourn early? 21:50 < srevilak> motion to adjourn early 21:50 < jokeefe> 2nd 21:50 < jokeefe> all in favor? 21:51 < srevilak> aye 21:52 < jokeefe> aye 21:53 < srevilak> will post transcript 21:53 < jokeefe> thank you 21:53 < jokeefe> have a good night all