Tagged: Occupy Wall Street
The first politician of the Occupy Wall Street era has become the mayor of Seoul.
These are days of action in more than 400 occupied places across the nation. As we change the national conversation, we can dismantle the barriers to change.
The immediate progenitors to Occupy Wall Street are international: from Tunisia and Egypt to Wisconsin.
The Occupy Wall Street movement claimed a little scrap of earth in Zuccotti Park on behalf of all of us, and created a live-in soapbox from which to challenge inequality.
George Clooney's new film takes us beyond school-taught political science and into the reality of murky deal-cutting arenas.
Before there were hashtags, 32 years ago, more than a thousand protesters tried to shut Wall Street down for a day.
It's nearly impossible to find a legislative or regulatory issue related to food and agriculture that hasn't been deeply shaped (if not outright written) by corporate lobbyists.
Resourceful young people have lit our pathway out of the morass.
End the occupation, free Bernie Madoff, and leave Wall Street alone.
The failure of neoliberalism stares us in the face as tens of millions of jobless despair, millions of homeless seek shelter, and thousands take to the streets to protest.