Occupy protesters successfully defy eviction deadlines in L.A. & Philadelphia – Yahoo! News: socialismartnature:
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Deadlines for Wall Street protesters to leave their encampments came and went in two cities with no arrests in Philad…
WEST COAST PORT SHUT DOWN
“I don’t say this lightly, but the consumer is simply an income stream and exploiting that is the purpose of the banking organization.” – Former JPMorgan executive David Mooney.
This is the kind of thing George Bailey would disagree with.
That moronic Occupy Store? The whois record for the site lists the owner as being The Waterbury Group, a “full service marketing firm” out of Connecticut.
Check it out.
Name: Ray Agrinzone
Address: PO Box 948, Waterbury, CT 06721
Fresh on the heels of Dagseoul’s predictions that the #OWS will become incressingly commodified and coopted by capitalist discourse, here we have a stunningly unselfaware example of this very behavior.
Can you say “fuck this shi…
(Photo) According to the AP, Obama was handed this note today in NH: “Mr. President, over 4,000 peaceful protesters have been arrested…Your silence sends a message that police brutality is acceptable.”
The ten stupidest objections to the Occupy movement
Dave Loewenstein, Lawrence, Kansas. (Source.) Download PDF.
Lobbying firm’s memo spells out plan to undermine Occupy Wall Street ( submission from vangard):
“…CLGC’s memo proposes that the ABA pay CLGC $850,000 to conduct “opposition research” on Occupy Wall Street in order to construct “negative n…
UC Davis police officer pepper sprays sitting students because, well, just because.
Think that’s %$#ing horrible? The video’s worse.
Via John Aravosis at AmericaBlog:
I’m sorry, this has gone too far. This has happened in police de…
“I was there to take down the names of people who were arrested… As I’m standing there, some African-American woman goes up to a police officer and says, ‘I need to get in. My daughter’s there. I want to know if she’s OK.’ And he said,
mohandasgandhi: It’s getting rather exhausting listening to people try to use the Tea Party rallies…
It’s getting rather exhausting listening to people try to use the Tea Party rallies as some sort of check on the Occupy Wall Street movement in order to demonize it. While the Tea Partiers do have some legitimate political concerns, …
Can’t find this anywhere, but if it is true it would be awesome!
Occupy Wall Street Projects Msg Onto Verizon Building
Imagine if this was projected in Comic Sans?
Decolonization, violence, and the future of OWS:
Since today is supposed to be a “day of action” — and certainly hasn’t failed to deliver in this respect — I think it’s important to talk about just what kind of action is desperately neede…
Fox News falsely dubs alleged White House attacker as “‘Occupy’ Shooter”
Fact: Investigators have reportedly “found no connection between him and the Occupy protestors.”
LTMC: I’ve written about this sort o…
BEAUTIFUL. projection of 99% onto the (hideous) verizon building. right now.
artist unknown, photo by nick pinto via twitter (i think)
OWS protesters project information and slogans onto side of Verizon Building while 10,000+ flood Manhattan and the Brooklyn Bridge.
BREAKING: Brooklyn Bridge has been Occupied.
Currently: Foley Square rally with unions, students, and other protestors.
via CBS Ustream