Occupy Wall Street

26 Of The Most Powerful Pictures From The Occupy Wall Street Movement

Spencer Platt / Getty Images<p>A large gathering of protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement attend a rally in Union Square on Nov. …

Wall Street

Today In History, Sept. 17: Battle of Antietam

American Civil War

A Damascene conversion for the Daily Mail raises heart rates | Financial Times

I always read the Daily Mail — the doctor says it is the best cure for my low blood pressure. But this week, it hasn’t done the trick.<p>On Monday the …

Boris Johnson

Special Interests Are Getting Rich Off of Our Politics. Here’s How.

The next time you feel the urge to join a major protest to condemn the elite, powerful forces who are supposedly making your lives worse, don’t …

Conservative View

Ben & Jerry's founders say focus on social causes has helped business

The duo, who grew up on Long Island, have used their company to support causes from Occupy Wall Street to Black Lives Matter.

Black Lives Matter

Jumaane Williams for Lieutenant Governor - Vote Sept. 13

<b>It is with great pride and pleasure that I ask you to join me in voting for Jumaane Williams for Lieutenant Governor in the Democratic Primary on</b> …

New York State

The Democrats preplanned antics were straight up embarrassing

Sep 5, 2018<p>A "Goat Rope". Also known as a confusing or disorganized situation. If you're in the military or a veteran, it's either a Goat Rope or a …

Glenn Beck

CONFIRMATION HEARINGS: This is the United States of America?

Just Now<p>< br /><p>The Kavanaugh confirmation hearing yesterday was a complete dumpster fire. You don't even see this type of behavior in junior high …

United States

Revolting New York: Donald Mitchell with Erin Siodmak and Miguelina Rodriguez (Mid-Manhattan Library at 42nd Street)

Mid-Manhattan Library at 42nd Street, Program Room<br>Wednesday, September 5 - 6:30 pm.... New York City’s evolution in revolution, and the geography of …

New York City

Letter: Would damaging Franklin Roosevelt statue be OK?

The Mercury News article “7 arrested in protest over toppled Confederate statue” (Page A17, Aug. 26) makes me fearful.<p>If any statue is no longer …

San Jose

Be More. PBS.

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Antifa Doesn’t Want Its Facebook Pages Deleted

<p>Facebook is mistaking anti-fascist pages for Russian fake accounts. The shoe is now on the other foot. According to the Daily Beast, Facebook …

Conservative View

Mike's Blog Round Up

Black Agenda Report: The intersection of classism and racism in "Sorry To Bother You"<p>Occupy Wall Street: Graduate School for Activists<p>Truthout: An …

Liberal View

Only You Can Prevent Faucet Fires - Environment

After a modified, anti-fracking Smokey the Bear went viral, the U.S. Forest Service threatened legal action against the activist who created it. The …


You searched for sign up | MoveOn.Org | Democracy In Action

Sign Up to Join a Local Protest if Trump Fires Mueller<p>By Brian Stewart. Sunday, March 18 2018<p>+Read More<p>Sign Up: #GOPTAXSCAM Caroling to Hold Congress …

Liberal View

The camp is gone, but the mission remains: The legacy of OccupyICEPDX

It was 38 days of confrontation. Invective flew. Arrests were frequent. Violence flared.<p>On one side was the OccupyICEPDX movement, a group of …

Rights & Freedoms

Blame the Boomers: PW Talks with Daniel Torday

Torday’s novel, <i>Boomer1</i> (St. Martins, Sept.; reviewed on p. 60), follows an underemployed millennial who channels his desperation into a grassroots …

Wall Street

Can the Democratic Socialists Succeed Where Occupy Wall Street Failed?

Mari Uyehara on the lessons of Occupy.<p><b>In the predawn hours of November 15, 2011,</b> New York City police, armed with shields and batons, swarmed Zuccotti Park, rousing slumbering Occupy Wall Street protesters from sleeping bags in their Lower Manhattan encampment, with high-intensity klieg lights …


Cops Immune From Suit by Detained ‘Occupy’ Protesters

New York police are entitled to qualified immunity in a civil rights action brought by Occupy Wall Street protesters who were detained outside a …

Civil Rights

#AbolishICE Builds Fortified Camp With Borders to Protest Borders

#AbolishICE is having a busy month. Besides being only slightly more popular with voters than Bernie's plan to take everyone's money and invest it in …


Finding Timely Calls to Action in Ancient Traditions

In October 2011, during the harvest festival of Sukkot, a number of progressive Jewish congregations in New York City held a joint Sukkot service at …

Jewish Culture

Inside the Philadelphia Occupy ICE camp that police raided Thursday

Lewis Hospers has lived in Philadelphia for less than a week, and already has been handcuffed by police and cited — twice.<p>The 18-year-old from New …

Wall Street

Line-Up Announced For Broken Nose Theatre's BECHDEL FEST 6

Broken Nose Theatre, recipient of the 2018 Broadway In Chicago Emerging Theatre Award, is pleased to announce the full line-up for BECHDEL FEST 6: …

Cook Out

Occupy Wall Street posts cartoon guide to murdering US border agents

Remember when cartoons were happy things? Each panel took you on a tiny journey, carrying you to an unexplored place. In <i>Understanding Comics</i>, Scott …

Wall Street

Occupy Wall Street promotes killing ICE agents in gory, step-by-step cartoon

Occupy Wall Street received backlash after it promoted killing U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents in a graphic and gory cartoon providing step-by-step instructions.<p>In the since-deleted cartoon tweeted Monday, an undocumented immigrant is seen with a child and a cage. The image, sent …

Wall Street

Social Investing Has a New Message

Bond managers see it as a crucial ingredient of risk management<p>Once a fringe concept, environmental-, social- and governance-based investing has hit the mainstream.<p>A weighty-sounding proclamation by JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a recent report trumpeting the arrival of so-called ESG investing may sound …


Occupy Wall Street Tells Migrants to Kill ICE Agents — Faces Wave of Backlash

<i>Note: This article contains coarse language that may offend or disturb some readers.</i><p>In a now-deleted tweet posted on Tuesday, Occupy Wall Street …

Wall Street

Antifa, Occupy Wall Street threaten ICE agents

Republican New York State Assemblyman Kieran Lalor reacts on 'Fox & Friends First.'

Wall Street

Occupy Wall Street promotes killing ICE agents

The Twitter account of Occupy Wall Street published a cartoon Monday promoting the murder of Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents.<p>What To Do If …

Wall Street

INSANE: Occupy Wall Street Issues Incredibly Violent Tweet Aimed At ICE Agents

Occupy Wall Street is back again, and this time with a vengeance. On Monday night, in a malevolent tweet addressing the issue of separating the …

Conservative View