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Occupy Denver: Protesters Evicted, Set Structures On Fire (PHOTOS)

Posted 12.20.2011 | Denver

Denver Police in riot gear clashed with Occupy Denver again last night around midnight, forcibly clearing out approximately 40 protesters from Civic C...

Occupy Denver Successfully Stand Their Ground

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 12.16.2011 | Denver

Occupy Denver received a notice from the Department of Public works that they would face eviction if they did not remove their structures on Thursday,...

Occupy Denver Faces Another Eviction

Posted 12.16.2011 | Denver

Occupy Denver was served with yet another eviction notice from the City of Denver threatening to remove the protesters personal property again on grou...

Occupy Denver To Disrupt Loveland Walmart

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 12.12.2011 | Denver

Occupy Denver is planning a rally to disrupt the large Walmart Distribution Center in Loveland on Monday. The rally is intended to show solidarity and...

UPDATE: Honk For Hancock, Hick.. Why Not Occupy Denver?

Posted 12.07.2011 | Denver

Occupy Denver and their lawyers, led by prominent civil rights attorney David Lane, squared off against the City of Denver in court Monday, 9News repo...

9 Ways to Start Your Own Revolution

Carne Ross | Posted 02.02.2012 | Books
Carne Ross

Across the world, and in the Occupy Wall Street movement, the shouts of protest are getting louder. But will protest alone be enough? Experience suggests otherwise. Instead, we need to consider new methods of political change.

Occupy Colo. Springs Mic Checks Gov.’s Solar Event

Posted 11.30.2011 | Denver

While speaking at a groundbreaking event for a new solar garden, Gov. John Hickenlooper was interrupted by several Occupy Colorado Springs protesters'...

Occupy Denver v. The City: Case Dismissed

Posted 12.14.2011 | Denver

David Lane, a well-known Denver attorney and first amendment defender, thinks that City of Denver authorities have gone too far in their reaction agai...

Occupy Denver Participates In Mass Day Of Action Thursday

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 11.17.2011 | Denver

Occupy Wall Street turns two months old Thursday and the protesters have called for an "International Day Of Action" for the many occupy protests that...

The Cost Of A Crackdown

Posted 11.15.2011 | Denver

Denver police say that the crackdown on Occupy Denver, the Denver wing of New York's Occupy Wall Street, has already cost taxpayers approximately $360...

WATCH: HS Class Takes Field Trip To Occupy Denver Protest

Posted 11.14.2011 | Denver

A Denver high school teacher brought her students to observe the Occupy Denver protest of Blogcon, a conservative blogger conference held in Denver, o...

WATCH: Nobel Laureate For Peace Stops By Occupy Denver

Posted 11.14.2011 | Denver

Jody Williams, author, professor and Nobel Peace Prize winner for 1997, made a stop at Occupy Denver to voice her support of the movement. As Williams...

Police Use Force Again On Occupy Denver Protesters

Posted 11.14.2011 | Denver

After a peaceful march last weekend as occupiers celebrated "Bank Transfer Day", tensions ran high again as Occupy Denver and Denver Police clashed ov...

Occupy Denver: Stop The Arrests

Posted 12.26.2011 | Denver

Occupy Denver is preparing for the onslaught of winter in Mile High City and has gathered more than 10,000 signatures with hopes to stop the arrests a...

WATCH: #OccupyDenver March On 16th Street Mall

Posted 12.20.2011 | Denver

On Saturday the Occupy Denver movement clashed with police dressed up in riot gear with chants of "Shame!" and, "This is what a police state looks lik...

#OccupyDenver: Stalemate Meeting With Mayor

Posted 12.19.2011 | Denver

On Tuesday afternoon Denver Mayor Michael Hancock met with three representatives from the Occupy Denver movement and there appears to be a stalemate. ...


Posted 12.17.2011 | Denver

The tactics used by the state and city to disperse, discourage or shut down the Occupy Denver movement only seem to be making the protesters more dete...

WATCH: 2,000 Protesters March Downtown Saturday, 24 Arrested

AP/HuffPost | Posted 12.16.2011 | Denver

By P. SOLOMON BANDA and THOMAS PEIPERT, Associated Press DENVER (AP) -- Police in riot gear had just cleared Wall Street protesters out of their ca...

#Occupy Denver EVICTED

AP | Posted 12.14.2011 | Denver

By P. SOLOMON BANDA and THOMAS PEIPERT, Associated Press DENVER (AP) -- Police in riot gear had just cleared Wall Street protesters out of their ca...

UPDATE: Occupy Denver Gets The Boot

Posted 12.13.2011 | Denver

Less than 24 hours after members of Occupy Denver handed Gov. John Hickenlooper an open letter requesting to continue camping at the Lincoln Park site...

#OccupyDenver Gains Momentum In Weekend Rally

Posted 12.10.2011 | Denver

The Occupy Denver movement is gaining momentum. Even as the weather turned cold and rainy this weekend, a diverse group of approximately 1000 proteste...

Occupy Denver Spotlight: Interview With Brett Starr

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 12.04.2011 | Denver

The Occupy Wall Street movement is gaining momentum in cities around the nation. In New York, the protesters are in their third week and large numbers...

The Global Street

Saskia Sassen | Posted 12.03.2011 | World
Saskia Sassen

Street struggles and demonstrations have long been part of our history. What is different today is that they are happening simultaneously in so many parts of the world.

PHOTOS: 'Occupy Denver' Stands In Solidarity With Wall St. Protesters

Posted 12.03.2011 | Denver

Over the weekend a group of demonstrators expanded the Wall Street protests in New York to the State Capitol Building in Denver. "Occupy Denver" has b...

Ukrainians Protest Their Pro-Western Leaders, Nation's Economic Policies

Al Jazeera English | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Tens of thousands of people have rallied in Ukraine against the pro-western government and their handling of the economic crisis....