Tag Archives: Occupy Wall Street

Friday action highlights intersections in #OWS

TweetLast Friday, while some intrepid warriors were pushing, shoving, and pepper-spraying their ways to Black Friday deals, another group of brave people were pushing forward for a slightly different cause. Friday saw an exciting and important action¬† organized by CLAW (Clear Action by/for Women) Coalition (made up of AF3IRM, A.N.S.W.E.R, Black Women’s Blueprint, SisterSong NYC [...]
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UC Davis Chancellor apologizes but will not resign

Tweet If you missed the chilling video of police pepper spraying peaceful protesters at UC Davis last week, you can catch it in the clip above. UC Davis Chancellor Katehi has apologized for the actions of the police and wants a full investigation of what happened. Despite calls for her resignation, Katehi will not resign, [...]
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Occupy protesters evicted from Zuccotti Park, judge issues order to Bloomberg

TweetSo this happened: Hundreds of police officers in riot gear evicted dozens of Occupy Wall Street protesters early Tuesday from the park that has become the epicenter of the worldwide movement protesting corporate greed. About 70 people were arrested, including some who chained themselves together, while officers cleared Zuccotti Park so that sanitation crews could [...]
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Severe police brutality at Occupy Oakland

Tweet (One of countless videos and pictures taken last night as the police raided Occupy Oakland) As a former Bay Area resident, my heart was broken last night looking at the images and videos from what was happening to the protesters at Occupy Oakland. Oakland never gets a break from the police. The peaceful protesters [...]
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What We Missed

TweetCain tries to clarify his stance on choice by saying he’d sign a “pro-life” constitutional amendment — except presidents don’t sign constitutional amendments. Jill on Steven Greenstreet, the dude who created the video, “Hot Chicks of Occupy Wall Street,” who proves he’s totally not a misogynist by making rape jokes. Secretary Clinton says she won’t [...]
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