Re: [Border01] organizing meetings
- Seems silly to have two meetings. Let's all meet together and then have
plenty of breakout time for committees. This is what we've done before.
What do other people think?
Dorit was scheduling a room for the general meeting and I encouraged her
to see about scheduling it at Global Exchange at the same time since she
hadn't heard back from our regular meeting place yet.
On Thu, 31 May 2001 madaster@... wrote:
> There will be a border organizing committee meeting on Tuesday June 5th at
> 6:30pm at Global Exchange. Global Exchange is at 16th and Valencia, right
> next to the McDonald's. At the meeting there will be a report back from the
> meeting in Tijuana that happened this past Saturday May 26th. The Tijuana
> meeting was the follow-up meeting out of the conference at Maclovia Rojas on
> the 22nd of April. Come and find out and participate in a discussion about
> what the next steps are in building crossborder solidarity between Mexican
> and American activists. Here in the Bay Area we can start helping to build
> the emergency response network and better communication between activists.
> Also, we can start fundraising and educating people and groups about the
> struggles in Maclovia Rojas, San Quintin, and the Maquilas in Tijuana. Hope
> to see you there.
> Mike Estrada
> P.S. Unfortunately this meeting conflicts with the FTAA coalition meeting on
> the same day. We do plan on having someone attend the FTAA coalition meeting
> to give an update on the work. Sorry for the conflict in time.