15 Oct '11, 6pm

Occupy Wall Street and the demand for economic fustice

The young people occupying Wall Street and now protesting in several dozen American cities are not a "mob," the ugly deprecation thrown at them by Congressman Eric Cantor. They are channeling sentiments felt very widely throughout the country, indeed the world. Their defining message, "We are the 99 percent," draws attention to the way that the rich at the very top have run away with the prize in recent years, leaving the rest of society to wallow in wage cuts, unemployment, foreclosures, unaffordable tuition and health bills, and for the unluckiest, outright poverty. It's not just the vast wealth at the top that they are questioning, but how that wealth was earned and how it's being used. Around 1980, the forces of globalization began to create a worldwide marketplace connected by finance, production, and technology. With globalization came new opportunities for vast weal...

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Everything is Connected: Currents of Activism, Occupy Wall Street, Tar Sands | Planetsave

Everything is Connected: Currents of Activism, ...

planetsave.com 15 Oct '11, 11am

Everything is connected: the things we do, the things others do, affect people’s lives. The aura of our material planet is...

'Occupy Wall Street' hits Asia

todayonline.com 15 Oct '11, 10pm

HONG KONG - People throughout the Asia-Pacific rallied yesterday to protest the widening gap between rich and poor as part...

Saturday, October 15: Occupy Wall Street, Occupy the planet! #OCCUPYWALLSTREET #GENERALASSEMBLY #OCCUPYTALLAHASSEE #OWS

Saturday, October 15: Occupy Wall Street, Occup...

redgreenandblue.org 15 Oct '11, 2am

This morning’s eviction fears were banished when Bloomberg backed down from his myopic demands (see: Evicted! Mayor Bloomb...

Why the Food Movement Should Occupy Wall Street

organicconsumers.org 14 Oct '11, 5pm

I went to the Occupy Wall Street march last week, as part of the NYC food justice delegation. We carried baskets of farmer...

Al Gore Strongly Supports #Occupy Wall Street

treehugger.com 14 Oct '11, 10pm

"From the economy to the climate crisis our leaders have pursued solutions that are not solving our problems, instead they...

Al Gore Strongly Supports #Occupy Wall Street :...

treehugger.com 14 Oct '11, 10pm

"From the economy to the climate crisis our leaders have pursued solutions that are not solving our problems, instead they...

Come hear David Suzuki speak at Occupy Vancouver tomorrow, Oct. 22, 1 pm in front of the Vancouver Art Gallery

Come hear David Suzuki speak at Occupy Vancouve...

davidsuzuki.org 13 Oct '11, 8pm

Why do developed nations still give tax breaks to the wealthiest few while children go hungry and working people and the u...

Occupy Wall Street: Good for the Environment?

Occupy Wall Street: Good for the Environment?

onearth.org 13 Oct '11, 8pm

But don’t let that fool you -- this arguably is the most technologically sophisticated protest in history. Twitter-born , ...

Mayor Bloomberg Needs To Keep His Word, Let Occupy Wall Street Stay in Liberty Plaza: photo: ... th.bp #green #USRC

Mayor Bloomberg Needs To Keep His Word, Let Occ...

treehugger.com 13 Oct '11, 7pm

The letter which explains the strange public-private nature of Liberty Plaza and the permitted uses. Via @BeyondTheChoir H...

BLOOMBERG EVICTING OCCUPY WALL STREET AT 7AM

care2.com 13 Oct '11, 8pm

No big shot in america should never again raid another country and cite backing the people and over throwing the leadship ...

Occupy Wall Street's Liberty Plaza Technically ...

treehugger.com 13 Oct '11, 8pm

If the city chooses to push occupants out of the space on the grounds that it is privately owned, they will not be steady ...

Occupy Wall Street Movement Goes International On Oct. 15th | Care2 Causes

Occupy Wall Street Movement Goes International ...

care2.com 13 Oct '11, 1am

It only took 3 weeks for the Occupy Wall Street protests to fan out across America. Right now, there are at least 118 acti...

Life is Living and Occupy Wall Street

Life is Living and Occupy Wall Street

care2.com 11 Oct '11, 4pm

Yesterday, I volunteered to table at the Life is Living Festival in Oakland. The festival is held in cities across the cou...

Occupy Wall Street Pushes Social Media in New Directions

Occupy Wall Street Pushes Social Media in New D...

cleantechnica.com 13 Oct '11, 12pm

While tweets are pure language, photos break down the language barrier, and cameras are very much in evidence at Zuccotti ...

Occupy Wall Street For Green Jobs - Right Now

csrwire.com 05 Oct '11, 3am

Their testimonies are riveting as Americans of all ages and ethnicities hold handwritten texts that tell their stories up ...