This is our final post on OWS which is now a dead movement by all accounts. Thanks to everyone who visited our site and offered contributions.
From Oregon Live Several hundred people marched Saturday afternoon through the Lloyd District in Northeast Portland for a rally against funding cuts to social and public services. Though the protest was mostly peaceful, at least 20 people were pepper-sprayed by police, apparently because of the route they were attempting to march along. The Portland Police [...]
From UK Daily Mail The mother-of-four who made headlines last year leaving her children to go join Occupy Wall Street is divorcing her husband and cashing in on his banking-earned riches in the process. Stacey Hessler cites protesting as her profession and famously devoted herself to the Occupy movement, demonstrating against the very banks behind [...]
From Fox News “Occupy Wall Street” campers have made Halloween at a church in lower Manhattan simply too scary, church officials told FoxNews.com. Citing an “abundance of caution,” Rev. James Cooper of Trinity Church said the Episcopal parish at Broadway and Wall Street in Manhattan has canceled it popular Halloween activities due to safety issues [...]
From Daily Reckoning Eighty-eight people out 10,000 isn’t much… unless it’s the leading edge of a new and more potent phase of the Occupy movement. At least that’s the thought that crosses our mind with the Wal-Mart strike. You haven’t heard about it? You’re not alone. The Wal-Mart labor strikes since they began a week [...]
On October 11th, 2012, Occupy Portland members smashed a Walgreens window and numerous bank windows to protest the jailed suspected anarchists and/or people with information about them from May Day in Seatle, WA. Hat tip to Michael S.
From YouTube How do you spell crazy? Hat tip to Michael B.
From YouTube Author and activist S. Brian Willson addresses Occupy Portland crowd, encouraging collapse of U.S. society and western societies in general, as part of his anti capitalist speech. “Without collapse, we are destroying everything”. Hat tip to Michael B.
From Breitbart About 200 Occupy Oakland activists held a march which turned into a roving vandalism spree through downtown. Billed as a protest against the war in Afghanistan, protesters smashed the windows of banks, businesses and BMW’s along their route. Marchers also smashed glass doors at City Hall. The march began around 7pm at Frank [...]
From YouTube Che shirted Black Panther protege returns to Occupy Portland to say that “Capitalism is a backwards, blood sucking system” that’s “got to be destroyed”, and talk about “People rising up and seizing power” and creating a socialist state. He also brags about seizing houses and interfering with the police. Possibly the most disturbing [...]
From Breitbart Almost as quickly as the Occupy Unmasked film was released, Andrew Breitbart’s expose on the Occupy Wall Street movement, liberal critics began to attack the film’s honesty. Many claimed the film was inaccurate for portraying the movement as revolutionary in nature and prone to violence. Code Pink’s Medea Benjamin attended an advanced screening [...]
From Raw Story A judge in Cook County, Illinois on Thursday dismissed over 90 cases against Occupy Chicago activists on the grounds that they violated the First Amendment of the United States Constitution. Judge Thomas Donnelly declared that the city’s park curfew law that was used to arrest activists in Grant Park last October was [...]