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Jun 302015
 
Pope Partners with Anti-Capitalist Activist to Promote Climate Change Encyclical - NewsBusters (blog)NewsBusters (blog) Pope Partners with Anti-Capitalist Activist to Promote Climate Change EncyclicalNewsBusters (blog)The Guardian (UK) reported on June 27 that the Vatican added pro Occupy Wall Street activist Naomi Klein to a growing list of activists for its upcoming environmental conference. Klein is an “ferocious… Read the rest
Jun 302015
 
Protest Is the New Terror: How US Law Enforcement Is Working to Criminalize ... - Truth-OutProtest Is the New Terror: How US Law Enforcement Is Working to Criminalize …Truth-OutActivists with Occupy Wall Street, and later Black Lives Matter, have relied on social networks and technology to organize their efforts. Ubiquitous phones with video recording capacity have revealed abuses of power… Read the rest
Jun 302015
 
Night + Day: Eight Things to Do This Week in Broward and Palm Beach Counties - New Times Broward-Palm BeachNew Times Broward-Palm Beach Night + Day: Eight Things to Do This Week in Broward and Palm Beach CountiesNew Times Broward-Palm BeachPost-Occupy Wall Street, Howard Menken's 1982 rock musical seems to be warning us about something else, just below that wickedly funny exterior. Is Little… Read the rest
Jun 302015
 
Blackstone and BlackRock Are Getting Into Each Other's Business - BloombergBloomberg Blackstone and BlackRock Are Getting Into Each Other's BusinessBloombergWhen Occupy Wall Street protesters were commanding attention in 2011, Fink said that he understood why they spoke out against financial firms. Fink's letter in April decrying short-term thinking prompted a wide-ranging public discussion—and criticism …… Read the rest
Jun 292015
 
Finally, US incomes rise for the 99 percent, even as top 1 percent earn even more - Minneapolis Star TribuneMinneapolis Star Tribune Finally, US incomes rise for the 99 percent, even as top 1 percent earn even moreMinneapolis Star TribuneCarlos Osorio, Associated Press United Auto Workers assemblyman Bill Duke tightens the lug nuts on a Buick Verano at General Motors' Orion Assembly plant in… Read the rest
Jun 292015
 
Syracuse activist jailed in foie gras protest; Hollywood star joins rally to ... - Syracuse.comSyracuse activist jailed in foie gras protest; Hollywood star joins rally to …Syracuse.comPost-Standard archives show her participating in the Occupy Wall Street protests in downtown Syracuse in 2012; protesting hydrofracking in 2010; and protesting outside Giorgio's Furs on South Salina Street in 2003. She joined… Read the rest