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5 Peaceful Ways to Protest Police Brutality in 2015 and Beyond

Ama Yawson | Posted 03.16.2015 | Black Voices
Ama Yawson

For many of us, 2014 was an emotionally devastating year because of the seemingly continuous news stories of unarmed citizens falling victim to lethal police brutality. Many of us protested in 2014 and yet have not yet seen the change that wanted. So what are we going to do about it?

Protests, Livestreaming and Lessons Learned

Michael Pellagatti | Posted 12.18.2012 | San Francisco
Michael Pellagatti

The future of journalism has arrived, and it can be found in the hand of a livestreamer. Livestreaming the news is still a revolutionary concept, often accompanied by risk, but we deliver the news as it should be: Close up and in real time!

I Am the 99 Percent and the 47 Percent -- And Anything But the Romney-Percent

Alfredo Quintana | Posted 11.18.2012 | Miami
Alfredo Quintana

How in the world are we supposed to feel about a presidential candidate who is a real "Mr. One Percent" and who explicitly only desires representing no more than 53 percent of us?

The Tweet That Forgot to Shake the World

Andrea Grossman | Posted 09.11.2012 | Los Angeles
Andrea Grossman

Are tweets in different parts of the world taken more seriously than they are here? Do we get so many that we can barely pay attention to them as they fly in? What do we do with the information that we receive from tweets?

Reflections on the Walker Recall from California's East Bay

Nicky González Yuen, PhD, JD | Posted 08.06.2012 | San Francisco
Nicky González Yuen, PhD, JD

I'm feeling hopeful because we are also in the midst of an amazing period in history: One that has given us Arab Spring, Wisconsin's incredible occupation of state capital, then "Occupy!" and just this past month the Quebec student strike.

Ethical Leadership and Police Violence Against Protestors: Americans Deserve Better

Kevin Bell | Posted 01.23.2012 | Politics
Kevin Bell

Police officers will only abuse their power to harm civilians if they believe that their chain of command will support their actions. These events happen because of the absolute failure of moral leadership by people like Chancellor Katehi.

The Face Of A Movement

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 01.04.2012 | Home

By TAMARA LUSH AND VERENA DOBNIK, The Associated Press NEW YORK — Look at a photo or news clip from around the world of Occupy protesters and you...

New App Warns Your Contacts When You Get Arrested

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 12.17.2011 | Technology

Inspired by the Occupy Wall Street protests, the 'I'm Getting Arrested' app for Android allows you to tell family, friends and even your legal team wh...

Amanda M. Fairbanks

Occupy Colleges Movement Continues Into Second Week | Amanda M. Fairbanks | Posted 12.13.2011 | College

NEW YORK -- Thursday afternoon, in concert with the Occupy Wall Street movement, students from nearly 150 college campuses across the country will par...


Shan Wells | Posted 12.12.2011 | Denver
Shan Wells


Sam Stein

Occupy Wall Street Gains Measured Support From Some Republican Candidates | Sam Stein | Posted 12.11.2011 | Politics

HANOVER, N.H. -- As the Occupy Wall Street protests have gathered steam and spread across the country, gaining popular support and an increase in medi...

Flashmob Meditators Occupy Wall Street

Wendi L. Adamek | Posted 12.03.2011 | Religion
Wendi L. Adamek

The meditators were no doubt derided as hopelessly naive by Wall Street Olympians. Absorbed by the lightning-fast cyberspace synapses of the global economic body, why would they even bother to look?

Occupy Wall Street: NYPD Arrests Hundreds On Brooklyn Bridge [LATEST UPDATES]

Posted 11.30.2011 | Business

Hundreds of people protesting Wall Street abuses were penned in and arrested by police Saturday, two weeks into an ongoing demonstration that has beco...

Alexander Eichler

Despite Weather And Police Clashes, 'Occupy Wall Street' Protesters Are Settling In | Alexander Eichler | Posted 11.29.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- The members of Occupy Wall Street are not allowed to use megaphones, so they've adopted a low-tech workaround. At their twice-daily gen...