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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.

The Seven Biggest Economic Lies

Robert Reich | Posted 12.11.2011 | Politics
Robert Reich

Demagogues through history have known that big lies, repeated often enough, start being believed unless they're rebutted. These seven economic whoppers are just plain wrong. Here's why.

From Wall Street to Washington We March for Jobs & Justice

Rev. Al Sharpton | Posted 12.10.2011 | Black Voices
Rev. Al Sharpton

If you are unable to join an Occupy rally in your city, or you cannot make it to our demonstration in Washington, be sure to actively create change in your immediate surroundings.

Seven Snappy Comebacks for Those Lame Anti-"Occupy" Talking Points

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 12.10.2011 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

Here are a few easy comebacks covering everything from the supposed "hypocrisy" of demonstrators who buy cardboard to snarky comments about scruffy-looking anticapitalists with beards.

One Wave, One Message -- Restore Fairness. End Bought Government

Dylan Ratigan | Posted 12.06.2011 | Politics
Dylan Ratigan

Zuccotti Park in New York is just the beginning. Like a magnet pulling iron out of sand, folks from all walks of life are rejecting our auction-democracy in order to give America the debate it deserves.