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Occupy La Protests

Police Reportedly Went Undercover At Occupy LA Encampment Prior To Raid

AP/The Huffington Post | Associated Press | Posted 12.06.2011 | Los Angeles

The Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Los Angeles police used nearly a dozen undercover detectives to infiltrate the Occupy LA encampment before...

STILL OCCUPIED: LA Protesters Defy Eviction Notice

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 01.28.2012 | Los Angeles

By CHRISTINA HOAG and GEOFF MULVIHILL, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) -- For now, Wall Street protesters camped out on the Los Angeles City Hall...

Don't Be Afraid Of People In Tents -- Learn From Them

Rabbi Yonah Bookstein | Posted 01.28.2012 | Religion
Rabbi Yonah Bookstein

The city's confrontation with Occupy LA's tent encampment brings to mind the biblical saga of Abraham and Sarah pitching their tent in the fields in order to spread their teachings of lovingkindness.

Occupy LA Protesters Defy Mayor, Refuse To Leave Encampment

AP | CHRISTINA HOAG and ANDREW DALTON | Posted 01.28.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Wall Street protesters declared a minor victory Monday when they defied a midnight deadline to leave their tent city encampment ar...

Occupy LA Deadline Looms

AP | By ANDREW DALTON | Posted 11.27.2011 | Los Angeles

By ANDREW DALTON, The Associated Press LOS ANGELES -- With the clock winding down on a midnight deadline to abandon their weeks-old Occupy Los Ange...

Occupy LA Remains Defiant Ahead Of Deadline To Vacate

AP | By ANDREW DALTON | Posted 01.26.2012 | Los Angeles

By ANDREW DALTON, Associated Press LOS ANGELES -- Despite a fast-approaching deadline set by the mayor and police chief, very few of the anti-Wall...

Occupy LA: A Grassroots Movement

Hector Villagra | Posted 01.18.2012 | Los Angeles
Hector Villagra

Why will the many weeks' long peaceful protest and encampment be closed down, you may ask? Is it concern over public health? Nope. Is it a threat to public safety? Think again. It's the lawn.

Will Occupy LA Score Their First Policy Win?

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 12.19.2011 | Los Angeles

Hundreds of protesters camping out at City Hall could be on the verge of their first policy win -- but it will cost the city at least $58 million, at ...

ADD YOUR PHOTOS: Tens Of Thousands March On City Hall

Posted 12.16.2011 | Los Angeles

Thousands marched through Downtown Los Angeles on Saturday, adding to the global throng of protesters that celebrated the one month anniversary of the...

WATCH: The Art Of Occupy LA: Saber's Protest Flag

Posted 12.14.2011 | Arts

After his recent push to end the mural moratorium in LA, a new time lapse video documenting street artist Saber's Occupy LA artwork has been released....

Occupy Los Angeles (Photos)

Mike Selsky | Posted 12.12.2011 | Los Angeles
Mike Selsky


On The Seventh Day, The Focus Is War

AP | By ROBERT JABLON | Posted 12.07.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Fourteen peace activists were arrested Friday for blocking traffic after a downtown rally that marked the 10th anniversary of the start...

UPDATE: 10 People Arrested After 'Occupying' A Bank

AP | By ROBERT JABLON | Posted 12.06.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles police have arrested about 11 anti-Wall Street demonstrators who entered a Bank of America during a downtown march by hundr...

A Visit to OccupyLA (Video)

Alex de Cordoba | Posted 12.06.2011 | Los Angeles
Alex de Cordoba

After reading about the Occupy Wall Street protests going on in New York, I've been curious to see what the Los Angeles contingent was up to. Here's what I found.

Occupy Wall Street: Los Angeles Branch

Jack Rothman | Posted 12.05.2011 | Los Angeles
Jack Rothman

I spent Sunday afternoon at the Occupy Los Angeles encampment on the south lawn of City Hall. For a new and inexperienced group, there was more organizational acumen in evidence than I would have expected.

WATCH: #OccupyLA Protests On The Third Day

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 12.03.2011 | Los Angeles

Today marks the third day of Occupy LA, a movement that is still a few hundred strong and growing as mainstream unions (and even an elected official) ...