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Matthew Modine | Posted 05.02.2012 | Politics
Matthew Modine

2012-03-02-Screenshot20120302at7.59.14AM.jpgEverybody is each of us. If you think you're too small to make an impact, remember how annoying it is to try and sleep with a mosquito in your bedroom.

Occupy Denver To Hold Anti-ALEC March, Tour Of Denver

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 02.29.2012 | Denver

Occupy Denver has announced that on Wednesday, Feb. 29, they will be holding a rally and guided tour/march against ALEC, the American Legislative Exch...

Occupy Holy Week, Occupy Passover: Dancing In The Worldwide Earthquake

Rabbi Arthur Waskow | Posted 04.22.2012 | Religion
Rabbi Arthur Waskow

The week evokes memories and teachings about resistance to tyranny, racism, economic inequality, ecological disaster and militarism. Remembering this past, we should renew our work to resist these evils in the present.

Occupy The Truth: Whistleblowers Conference Rolls Into UC Berkeley

Greg Archer | Posted 04.16.2012 | San Francisco
Greg Archer

An upcoming three-day political huddle, dubbed "Occupy the Truth: Whistleblowers Conference," piqued my interest. Think of it as an advocate/activist/info-gathering fest.

Roseanne Barr Jumps Into The Occupy DC Fray

DCist | Posted 02.15.2012 | DC

Sometimes, Twitter hands you a decent story. And sometimes it's a circus. This is more the latter, but it piqued our interest. Last night, Sam Jewler,...

Police Evict Occupy Newark Protesters

New York Times | Posted 02.15.2012 | New York

NEWARK — Authorities swept in shortly after midnight Wednesday and ended what appeared to be a relatively harmonious co-existence between the city o...

Tensions Rise At Occupy Baltimore

Boing Boing | Posted 02.13.2012 | Crime

A fellow named Scott Cover noticed a group of Baltimore Police standing over a man handcuffed on the ground. He remembered reading that morning that t...

Occupy Wall Street: RIP

Mark McLaughlin | Posted 04.11.2012 | Media
Mark McLaughlin

The OWS story is a story about modern media in all of its messy glory. Adbusters has raised the art of lampooning to a level that Mad Magazine or even Saturday Night Live never imagined.

Occupy Denver To Hold 'No Confidence' Rally At Dem Fundraiser

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 02.10.2012 | Denver

On Saturday, while Colorado democrats hold their 79th annual Jefferson Jackson Dinner fundraiser inside the Sheraton Denver Downtown hotel, just outsi...

In Year of Uprisings, Reporters Brave Crackdowns from Wall St. to Tahrir Square

Michelle Chen | Posted 04.11.2012 | Media
Michelle Chen

You wouldn't think handling a notebook or a camera could be a hazardous line of work. But according to the latest global Press Freedom Index, abuse and oppression of reporters has made journalism an increasingly risky job in many countries.

Lessons Learned From #OWS

Shen Tong | Posted 04.09.2012 | Politics
Shen Tong

The movement has called for communal conversations in hundreds of American cities to successfully shift national dialogue from hypocritical austerity discussion to social and economic fairness.

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Occupy Wall Street Comes To The National Prayer Breakfast

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 02.07.2012 | Religion

Every February, the National Prayer Breakfast brings thousands of dignitaries, diplomats, politicians and clergy to Washington, D.C., for one of the m...

After Oakland Street Battle, Occupy Movement Split Over Confrontational Tactics

Reuters | Posted 04.02.2012 | Business

By Laird Harrison OAKLAND, Calif., Feb 1 (Reuters) - When anti-Wall Street protesters set out to take over Oakland's shuttered conven...

Hip Hop: Time to Occupy It

Jerry Ashton | Posted 03.24.2012 | Black Voices
Jerry Ashton

In Ernie Paniccioli's mind, what originated as a "voice for the voiceless" has become just one more way for Wall Street to extract money from people's pockets. Essentially, he feels the black community is being subjected to the tyrannical equivalent of the musical 1 percent.

Live From The Financial District

Christin Evans | Posted 03.24.2012 | San Francisco
Christin Evans

San Francisco has a new breed of journalist: the protest livestreamer.

Occupy Movement Fodder For Jokes At Wall Street Event

dealbook.nytimes.com | Posted 03.22.2012 | Business

The chandelier-filled ballroom was teeming with 200 men in tuxedos -- and a smattering of women -- whose daily decisions can collectively make or brea...

Dylan Ratigan, Arianna Huffington, and Deepak Chopra Want Money Out of Politics

Alison Rose Levy | Posted 03.13.2012 | Politics
Alison Rose Levy

"We are being bamboozled by lobbyists, it's time for democracy to be restored," Deepak Chopra told his guests, Arianna Huffington and Dylan Ratigan at a DeepakHomeBase (DHB) event this week.

Artist Spotlight: Wheelchair Sports Camp Rapper Talks Denver Hip-Hop

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 01.30.2012 | Denver

Kalyn Heffernan is emcee of one of Denver's hottest rising hip-hop groups, Wheelchair Sports Camp. She deftly writes politically charged raps as well ...

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

Arianna Huffington | Posted 03.07.2012 | Home
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.

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

www.thestreet.com | 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, ...

75 Years Ago Today, the First Occupy

Michael Moore | Posted 02.29.2012 | Politics
Michael Moore

On this day, December 30th, in 1936 -- 75 years ago today -- hundreds of workers at the General Motors factories in Flint, Michigan, took over the facilities and occupied them for 44 days. My uncle was one of them.

Paul: Tea Party, Occupy Protesters 'Are Just Tired Of It All'

Patch.com | 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...

If You Care About Keystone and Climate Change, Occupy Exxon

Paul Loeb | Posted 02.25.2012 | Green
Paul Loeb

Given Obama's two month decision window, we need to keep pressure on the White House. The chances of Obama again rising to the occasion are far greater if there's continued public outcry about the pipeline.

What's Next for Occupy Movement: OccupyGovernment.org!

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.