Well, it kind of is. It kind of isn’t. This is a post about a lot of things. We live in a culture where we all truly believe we can become experts in something overnight, that we should be handed all the information we could ever need immediately and have our decisions made for us. This is not isolated to global events or situations. We have been trained to expect simple answers with simple solutions.
When faced with disinterested, apathetic mainstream media and lazy or dishonest reporting, it’s become the responsibility of the people to cover what’s really happening.
You’re going to pretend you don’t know what they want? Okay. I’ll humor you.
A response to Frank Miller’s criticisms of the Occupy Wall Street Movement
If the police think beating you is a joke, what are you supposed to do? Stand stronger.
Oklahoma City Police say an Occupy OKC protester was found dead in his tent in Kerr Park in downtown Oklahoma City Monday afternoon.
On Sunday morning, 25 protesters from Occupy Portland were arrested by the Portland police during a sit-in at Jamison Square.
Photos of Amanda Palmer’s Ninja Gig at Occupy Wall Street in New York City on October 12th.
Shots from the Occupy Wall Street protests in New York City. All taken on October 12th, 2011.
New Hampshire National Guardsman Chief Warrant Officer Charlie Morgan will be allowed to bring her same-sex partner to a family reintegration event
In New York, thousands marched in various protests by trade unions, students, environmentalists, and community groups.
After a tense night filled with reports of police raids on Occupy Wall Street camps in other cities, an estimated 2000 supporters crowded Zuccotti Park in lower Manhattan prepared to defend the OWS camp from eviction by NYPD
The AFL-CIO has called on NY area members to travel to the OWS encampment to stand guard against a planned eviction and police attack
Occupy Wall Street organizers have issued an emergency call to action to prevent impending eviction from their camp in Zuccotti Park.
Transgender #OccupyWallStreet Protester Arrested During Brooklyn Bridge March Segregated, Humiliated by NYPD
Justin Adkins, a trans-queer activist and Assistant Director of the Multicultural Center at Williams College, was arrested as part of the “Occupy Wall Street” protest on October 1 at the Brooklyn Bridge.