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Occupy Wall Street Protest

OWS Good for Tourism?

John Tepper Marlin | Posted 03.13.2012 | New York
John Tepper Marlin

Has the mayor decided to look more favorably on OWS now that it has been market-tested as good for New York City?

Zuccotti Park Protest Lives on, in Augmented Reality App

Amelia Marzec | Posted 03.11.2012 | Technology
Amelia Marzec

If you missed seeing the Occupy Wall Street protest in Zuccotti Park, there's another chance for you to experience the occupation at the original site.

HuffPost's Latest e-Book: OCCUPY: Why It Started. Who's Behind It. What's Next.

Arianna Huffington | Posted 03.07.2012 | Books
Arianna Huffington

I'm delighted to announce the publication of HuffPost's fourth e-book, OCCUPY: Why It Started. Who's Behind It. What's Next. -- the result of three months of near obsessive reporting by our staff on the Occupy Wall Street movement.

Protesters Arrested For Public Mic Check

In These Times | Posted 01.05.2012 | Business

Around 150 people turned out to several Midtown locations yesterday for Occupy Wall Street's January 3 (#J3) event. This time, protesters were hitting...

What Do the Kardashians Have in Common With the Occupy Movement?

Ben Uyeda | Posted 03.06.2012 | Comedy
Ben Uyeda

The discussion of these cultural phenomena is often centered around the idea that their position in the public consciousness is undeserved due to a pe...

Occupy Wall Street's Next Big Move | Posted 01.04.2012 | Business

After ringing in the New Year with a bang, New York protesters are currently working on plans for Martin Luther King Day, said protester Phil Arnone, ...

Paul: Tea Party, Occupy Protesters 'Are Just Tired Of It All' | By Beth Dalbey | Posted 12.28.2011 | Politics

As rivals attacked him and Mitt Romney pulled ahead in a new CNN poll, Ron Paul touted his appeal among both Tea Party and Occupy Wall Street activist...

Have No Fear, My Generation Is Here

Ben Silberman | Posted 02.22.2012 | Home
Ben Silberman

The English poet Wilfred Owens went to WWI to find what had happened to his generation. Jack Kerouac went on the road to see his America. I went to Ne...

What's Next for Occupy Movement:!

Jonathan Greenberg | Posted 02.21.2012 | Politics
Jonathan Greenberg

What's next for Occupy? In the 2012 Elections, We, the People, will fire hundreds of corrupted members of Congress from both parties. In their place, we will run challengers in primaries and the general election who will refuse corporate and lobbyist money.

Beyond the Outrage: Turning Protest Into Positive Force for Change

Richard C. Harwood | Posted 02.20.2012 | Politics
Richard C. Harwood

What people want is to make a better life for themselves and to move the country as a whole forward. To do this, we must see and hear one another, and create ways to get things done together.

The Leaderless Revolution, Part 2: The Action of One

Carne Ross | Posted 02.18.2012 | Politics
Carne Ross

The enemy in the West that must be conquered is not a dictator, both easily identified and caricatured. It is not one, but many. This means that a revolution to change things fundamentally for the better will not look like the Arab Spring.

Occupy the Food System

Willie Nelson | Posted 02.16.2012 | Home
Willie Nelson

Thanks to the Occupy Wall Street movement, there's a deeper understanding about the power that corporations wield over the great majority of us. It's not just in the financial sector, but in all facets of our lives.

PHOTOS The Occupy Movement's Best Moments

Posted 12.16.2011 | Business

When the history books look back on 2011, they likely won't forget Occupy Wall Street. The humble protest that started in Zuccotti Park on Septemb...

WATCH: Protesters Collect 'Donations For The Rich'

Posted 12.12.2011 | Chicago

Representatives of the SEIU Healthcare Illinois and Indianareleased a video last week of a recent Occupy Chicago solidarity demonstration where partic...

Amy Lee

At Occupy Broadway, A Theatrical Plan To Reclaim New York City's Public Spaces | Amy Lee | Posted 12.09.2011 | Home

This is the fifth in an occasional series examining the recession's impact on culture, The Recessionary Arts. Find out more about the series here. ...

A Message to the Occupiers

Diane Dimond | Posted 02.06.2012 | Politics
Diane Dimond

Occupiers, your signs say you want "more jobs" and "economic equality?" You might as well demand the tooth fairy to leave a thousand dollars under your pillow every night. Life doesn't unfold on equal terms.

Words That Don't Work

George Lakoff | Posted 02.06.2012 | Politics
George Lakoff

Progressives had some fun last week with Frank Luntz, who told the Republican Governors' Association that he was scared to death of the Occupy movement and recommended language to combat what the movement had achieved. Be wary though. It's a trap.

The Winter of Our Occupation

Michael Moore | Posted 02.05.2012 | Politics
Michael Moore

And now it is winter. Wall Street rejoices, hoping that the change of seasons will mean a change in our spirit, our commitment to stop them. They couldn't be more wrong.

The Puzzle of Occupation (Video)

Joe Posner | Posted 02.05.2012 | Media
Joe Posner

One day you haven't heard the word in years. The next, it's on the tip of everybody's tongue. Late last year, the word was Austerity. This year? Occupation.

Occupy Our Homes: The Next Stage of the Occupy Movement

Peter Dreier | Posted 02.05.2012 | Politics
Peter Dreier

Criticized for focusing more on what it is against than what it is for, the Occupy Wall Street movement has now found an organizing issue it can embrace.

OWS Protester Ditches Tent For Job On Wall Street

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 12.06.2011 | Business

An Occupy Wall Street protester has ditched her tent in Zuccotti Park in favor of a position at one of Wall Street's financial institutions. It all...

Occupy Movement Needs Equalism Not Marginalization

Liz Abzug | Posted 02.04.2012 | Politics
Liz Abzug

Equalization is about equalizing the power of any individual voter so that it will be greater than that of a corporation and equal to that of a voter who is a billionaire. This is what the Occupy movement should push for.

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.

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...

Notes From a Party for Rich People

Daniel Cubias | Posted 02.01.2012 | Politics
Daniel Cubias

The aluminumadores in my neighborhood at least try to maintain some kind of dignity in spite of their humiliating circumstances. Contrast that with what I witnessed at the upscale party, where a wealthy man groveled and whined just to get his friends inside.