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== Review ==
 
== Review ==
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=== Honk/XR Boston march ===
  
 
== Decisions/Endorsements ==
 
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* Organize candidate trainings
 
* Organize candidate trainings
 
* Revise platform
 
* Revise platform
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=== Hearings next week ===
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Two hearings coming up next:
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* Mon., 10/21, 1-5pm, Right of Repair Hearing, Gardner Auditorium, State House, Boston
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* Tue., 10/22, 1-5pm, Facial Recognition Hearing, Room A-1, State House, Boston
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To do:
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* Email supporters
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* Put up blog posts
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* Create event sign up forms
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* Creste Facebook events
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* Promote on social media
  
 
=== Regional Meetings/Events ===
 
=== Regional Meetings/Events ===

Revision as of 19:32, 16 October 2019

Review

Honk/XR Boston march

Decisions/Endorsements

Projects

Goals for Q3:

  • Organize meetups
  • Organize election
  • Organize Fundraiser(s)
  • Organize candidate trainings
  • Revise platform

Hearings next week

Two hearings coming up next:

  • Mon., 10/21, 1-5pm, Right of Repair Hearing, Gardner Auditorium, State House, Boston
  • Tue., 10/22, 1-5pm, Facial Recognition Hearing, Room A-1, State House, Boston

To do:

  • Email supporters
  • Put up blog posts
  • Create event sign up forms
  • Creste Facebook events
  • Promote on social media

Regional Meetings/Events

Leader: jokeefe

  • Boston Anarchist Bookfair is Nov. 9-10. at Boston University. We will join MassMesh in getting table.
  • Holyoke Meetup, 11/24, 10:30am-3:30pm, Holyoke Public Library
  • Worcester meetup moved to Spring 2020.

Video Newsletter

Leader: Joseph

  • Next pirate news recording?

Democracy and Dogfood (Tech)

Next meeting will be November 2nd, 11am-1pm, E5. Topics are:

  • find discussion/voting system;
  • update CCTV cameras to include older cameras outside North America we didn't include;
  • write an app to record the location/ownership of CCTV cameras;
  • set up torrents for PirateCon videos (creynolds);
  • post remaining audio for PirateCon talks (srevilak).

National Party

National Platform reform/remake

Tabled Projects

Boston Sex Worker Petition

Computer Donations

FOSS Tutorials

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.

Fight bills to make the Film Credit Permanent

H.2419 would make the film tax credit permanent. It is supposed to expire in 2023. The bill has 100+ signatures this time around. jokeefe will submit testimony.

Upcoming Events

  • 10/21, 1-5pm, Right of Repair Hearing, Gardner Auditorium, State House, Boston
  • 10/22, 1-5pm, Facial Recognition Hearing, Room A-1, State House, Boston
  • 10/22, 7-9pm, Mass MeshNet Tech Meeting
  • 10/29, 7-9pm, Mass MeshNet Tech Meeting
  • 11/2, 11am-1pm, Democracy and Dogfood (Tech) Meeting, Encuentro 5, Boston
  • 11/5, 7-9pm, Mass MeshNet Tech Meeting, Industry Lab, Cambridge
  • 11/9-10, Boston Anarchist Bookfair, George Sherman Union, BU, Boston
  • 11/12, 7-9pm, Mass MeshNet Tech Meeting, Democracy Center, Cambridge
  • 11/19, 7-9pm, Mass MeshNet Tech Meeting, Encuentro 5, Boston
  • 11/24, 10:30am-3:30pm, Holyoke Pirate Meetup, Board Room, Holyoke Public Library, 250 Chestnut Street, Holyoke
  • 10/26, 7-9pm, Mass MeshNet Tech Meeting
  • Spring 2020, ?, Worcester Meetup

Participants

Observers

  • davidd
  • hvxgr
  • Deffy

Summary

Minutes