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Lucas Kavner

'Occupy Sandy' Volunteers Work Where FEMA Doesn't

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 11.01.2012 | Green

BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- Conor Tomas Reed stood beside a flagpole in front of a pair of high-rise apartment buildings in Brooklyn's Red Hook neighborhood on ...

Tom Morello: Paul Ryan Is A 'Jackass'

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 10.16.2012 | Entertainment

Rage Against the Machine's Tom Morello already told Paul Ryan that he's "the embodiment of the machine our music rages against," and now the guitarist...

Progressives Do NOT Hate Wealth -- a #PPSA

Sally Kohn | Posted 07.18.2012 | Politics
Sally Kohn

In the first in a series of POLITICAL Public Service Announcements (#PPSA), I take on the conservative myth that liberals hate wealth and success. Not...

Occupy Buddha: Reflections on Occupy Wall Street

Lewis Richmond | Posted 01.28.2012 | Religion
Lewis Richmond

This is about the 100% -- in other words, all of us. Who knows what Gautama was like in the years before he walked out of the palace. He may have been a self-satisfied aristocratic twit -- until he woke up.

Adam Kaufman

WATCH: Occupy Wall Street: A Night Of Action

HuffingtonPost.com | Adam Kaufman | Posted 11.17.2011 | New York

As night fell on Foley Square in Lower Manhattan, Occupy Wall Street protesters came out in the thousands for a final rally at the end of the movement...

Hunter Stuart

WATCH: Occupy Harlem's Subway Protests Not As Bad As Predicted

HuffingtonPost.com | Hunter Stuart | Posted 11.18.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- On Thursday morning, it was widely reported in the media that Occupy Wall Street was planning to shut down New York City's subway system. ...

Lila Shapiro

Day After Zuccotti Raid, Few Occupy Wall Street Protesters Gathering In Park

HuffingtonPost.com | Lila Shapiro | Posted 11.16.2011 | Business

On Wednesday afternoon, a day and a half after the city temporarily evicted protesters from Zuccotti Park, security and media were in large supply. Wh...

Saki Knafo

The Fire Hazard At Occupy Wall Street: Was It Real Or Just A Pretext?

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 11.16.2011 | New York

In the wake of yesterday's evictions, hundreds of protestors stood outside Zuccotti Park waiting for word from the court on whether they would be allo...

Lila Shapiro

The Raid On Occupy Wall Street: How It Happened And What Comes Next (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Lila Shapiro | Posted 11.17.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- On the day of an unexpected 1 a.m. police raid on Zuccotti Park, where New York City cops evicted the protesters, dismantled the two-month...

Hunter Stuart

WATCH: Faces Of Zuccotti Park: The Chef

HuffingtonPost.com | Hunter Stuart | Posted 01.11.2012 | New York

This story is part of a series that profiles the protesters at Occupy Wall Street. Sean Dolan, 48, has worked as a chef in a variety of restaurants...

Hunter Stuart

WATCH: Faces Of Zuccotti Park: The Food Activist

HuffingtonPost.com | Hunter Stuart | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

This is the sixth piece in a series profiling the protesters at Occupy Wall Street. There's a man in a white chef's suit on the southwest corner of...

Adam Kaufman

WATCH: Faces of Zuccotti Park: The Local

HuffingtonPost.com | Adam Kaufman | Posted 01.10.2012 | New York

This is the fifth piece in a series profiling the protesters of Occupy Wall Street. Not everyone at Zuccotti Park is an activist. Some of the visi...

Adam Kaufman

WATCH: Faces of Zuccotti Park: The PR Guy

HuffingtonPost.com | Adam Kaufman | Posted 01.09.2012 | New York

This is the fourth part in a series profiling the protesters of Occupy Wall Street. At certain times of day the number of cameras and recording de...

WATCH: Faces Of Zuccotti Park: The Homeless Artist

The Huffington Post | Adam Kaufman | Posted 01.09.2012 | New York

This is the third in a series of profiles focusing on the protesters of Occupy Wall Street. Sleeping on the street or in illegal squats has become ...

Lila Shapiro

Zuccotti Park's Burgeoning Micro-Neighborhoods May Indicate Deeper Divisions

HuffingtonPost.com | Lila Shapiro | Posted 01.09.2012 | Business

NEW YORK -- Protesters at Occupy Wall Street insist that they are a completely leaderless movement with a purely horizontal structure. But where some ...

Lila Shapiro

Zuccotti Park Protesters Setting Up Military Tents For Winter, Safety

HuffingtonPost.com | Lila Shapiro | Posted 01.07.2012 | Business

NEW YORK -- Protesters in Zuccotti Park have erected the first four military frame tents on the park's densely packed cement square in the hopes of ad...

Adam Kaufman

WATCH: Occupy Wall Street's New Storage Facility

HuffingtonPost.com | Adam Kaufman | Posted 01.03.2012 | Business

NEW YORK -- Zuccotti Park is surrounded by skyscrapers, which means that it doesn't get a lot of sunlight. And Saturday's snowstorm brought severa...

Saki Knafo

Faces Of Zuccotti Park: The Bill Collector

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 01.02.2012 | New York

This is the first piece in a series profiling the protesters of Occupy Wall Street. Jerry Ashton lives in New York, but he was out of town six week...

Lila Shapiro

Occupy Wall Street Protesters Wrestle With Growing Security Concerns

HuffingtonPost.com | Lila Shapiro | Posted 01.01.2012 | Business

Protesters living in Zuccotti park are dealing with an escalating security problem, which some say could threaten the sustainability of the Occupy Wal...

Snotty Toward Zuccotti: Media Strains To Lampoon Protesters

Peter S. Goodman | Posted 12.26.2011 | Business
Peter S. Goodman

Earlier this month, the Wall Street Journal, a paper widely respected for speaking with authority on economic issues, dispatched a team of reporters t...

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...

Elizabeth Warren Clarifies Stance On 'Occupy'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.26.2011 | Politics

This post has been updated. Harvard law professor and Democratic Massachusetts Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren is refining her relationship with ...

Warren Makes Surprising Comments On Her Political Past, 'Occupy' Protests

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.25.2011 | Politics

Harvard Law Professor Elizabeth Warren, who is running for U.S. Senate in Massachusetts as a Democrat, revealed that she was a Republican until the 19...

Artist Who Spoke Against Hitler Now Fights Wall Street

AP | By CHRIS TALBOTT | Posted 12.24.2011 | Home

-- Tao Rodriguez-Seeger was halfway through Friday night's march down Broadway to support the Occupy Wall Street movement, a guitar strapped over his...

Occupy the Playground!

Alexander Goerlach | Posted 12.23.2011 | World
Alexander Goerlach

Having a youth movement is good. But what are the demands of the Occupy protesters? Without a message, they might as well occupy their local playgrounds. Real change happens through institutions, not by protesting against them.