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 [...]
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 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 Daily Caller Occupy Wall Street organizer Aaron Minter was sentenced to 10 days in New York City’s notorious jail, Rikers Island, on Friday. Gideon Oliver, a New York City-based lawyer and president of the National Lawyers Guild-New York City Chapter, said on Twitter Friday that Minter took a plea on a case arising from [...]
From The Blaze Consistently controversial MSNBC weekend host Melissa Harris Perry featured a panel on her show this weekend to mark the one year anniversary of the Occupy movement. After a diatribe glorifying Occupy and subtly critiquing the Tea Party, Perry asked panelist Harrison Schultz, an Occupy Wall Street organizer, “one year later, where’s Occupy?” [...]
Hat tip to DL.
From ReasonTV Occupy Wall Street held protests outside Time Warner Arena on Day 2 of the 2012 Democratic National Convention. Members of Occupy claim that both Republicans and Democrats are too cozy with Wall Street and big business, while many mainstream Democrats claim that President Obama and members of Congress are the leaders needed to [...]
From Breitbart Former Amalgamated Transit Union local 689 president Mike Golash, and current “Occupy” movement organizer caught on tape Sunday saying his plan was to over throw capitalism in the United States and instituting a communist government.
From Indecision Forever The Occupy Wall Street movement is opposed to the the insatiable greed and undemocratic influence of corporations and the authoritarianism embedded in non-consensual decision making, post-industrial capitalism and showers. And at least some members of Occupy New Hampshire are opposed to any recognition of irony… …a small number of Occupy New Hampshire [...]
With its last dying breath, the Occupy movement is now putting Bain Capital in its crosshairs in an attempt to discredit Mitt Romney. Here’s a link to their new website ShutdownBainCapital.org in which they are calling for a shutdown of the firm on the day that Romney accepts the GOP nomination for president. Just exactly [...]
Albany occupiers present $2,000,000 “bribe” touting minimum wage to further harm poorest workers (video)
From Capital Confidential Occupy Albany demonstrators again crowded the Million Dollar Staircase in the State Capitol Wednesday pressing Gov. Andrew Cuomo to be more forceful in pushing for legislation that would increase the state’s minimum wage from $7.25 to $8.50 per hour. Republicans who control the state Senate have indicated they don’t think the economy [...]