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Occupy, It Is February, 2015. Where Are Your Children?

Jerry Ashton | Posted 04.18.2015 | New York
Jerry Ashton

I have been looking all over for you. The mainstream media long ago declared you dead or missing, and yet you seem to pop up in so many ways and plac...

Occupy Protester: I Was Locked Up And Exposed In A Storage Closet By NYPD

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | Posted 07.08.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

The Occupy Wall Street protester who was jailed for elbowing an officer in the face was released just last Wednesday, and she is now speaking out abou...

NYC Settles With Occupy Wall Street

Jerry Nelson | Posted 06.10.2013 | New York
Jerry Nelson

After eleven months of talking in the courts, New York City has agreed to pay Occupy Wall Street almost a quarter of a million dollars. The lawsuit, ...

Saki Knafo

Occupy Wall Street: What Happened? | Saki Knafo | Posted 11.10.2012 | Politics

By the time the police kicked the protesters out of Zuccotti Park last November, the Occupy Wall Street movement had already split into at least two d...

What Happened to Occupy Wall Street?

Larissa Heron | Posted 07.30.2012 | Teen
Larissa Heron

While it's true that OWS has fewer people protesting and the media attention for the movement has dwindled, there are many people who are still engaged.

What Would Hamlet, the Queen of Pop, Die Antwoord and Machiavelli Do Together?

Annie Fabricant | Posted 04.17.2012 | Arts
Annie Fabricant

As a theater maker, how do you generate toe-curling drama, excitement and intrigue for an audience whose hitherto experience of Hamlet is loaded with memories, associations and scrutiny?

Nate C. Hindman

Occupy Wall Street Eviction: Small Businesses React | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 11.15.2011 | Small Business

Owners and employees of businesses near New York's Occupy Wall Street encampment showed up to work this morning to find that Zuccotti Park, where prot...

You Can't Evict The Human Spirit

Donna Schaper | Posted 01.15.2012 | Religion
Donna Schaper

I call Occupy my Xanax, my anti-depressant, my ability to sit with peers over dinner or coffee and not become morbid. I had a spiritual and political depression. I don't have it any more. The cops don't have a chance of taking it away from me.

Adam Kaufman

WATCH: Faces Of Zuccotti Park: From The Farm To The Table | Adam Kaufman | Posted 01.11.2012 | New York

On a recent morning, Jacob Eisman, an organic farmer, drove five hours from his Six Circles Farm in Ithaca, N.Y., with a truckload of produce and two ...

Live Q&A With Member Of Occupy Wall Street's Media Team

Posted 12.27.2011 | Business

Vlad Teichberg occupied Wall Street for years, working as a derivatives trader up until 2008. These days, however, the 39-year-old spends his time as...

Communities In Space: How Re-Framing Our Spaces Can Reshape Our Future

Matt Cynamon | Posted 12.27.2011 | New York
Matt Cynamon

On September 16th, Zucotti Park in lower Manhattan was much like most public spaces in the city. Lined with trees, granite sidewalks, and a handful of...

Huey Long Advises Occupy Wall Street: Need an Agenda? You Can Have Mine.

Rebecca Sive | Posted 12.20.2011 | Politics
Rebecca Sive

In a national radio address on February 23, 1934, Huey Long unveiled his "Share Our Wealth" plan, a program designed to provide a decent standard of living to all Americans by spreading the nation's wealth among the people.

Why Occupy Wall Street? 10 Reasons Protestors Picked the Right Target

Heather McGhee | Posted 12.17.2011 | Politics
Heather McGhee

The protests offer a good occasion to step back and consider the broad ways in which the financial industry have worked at odds with the interests of ordinary Americans and broad, sustained economic growth in the real economy.

WATCH: Protestor Asks Girlfriend To 'Occupy His Life' In Marriage Proposal

Posted 12.17.2011 | Weddings

"I don't know what's going to happen in this movement, but I hope it's half as successful as our marriage is going to be." Those were the words out...

WATCH: A Marriage Proposal To 'Occupy' Your Heart

Posted 12.17.2011 | New York

This week in "Awww" a protester in Zucotti Park asked his girlfriend to marry him and (spoiler alert!) she said yes. Watch below as the man uses "t...

When OWS Protesters Become Trespassers

Jeff Norman | Posted 12.14.2011 | New York
Jeff Norman

Is fighting economic injustice such a righteous pursuit that it entitles Occupy Wall Street protesters and their disciples to indefinitely control whatever space they invade?

WATCH: Occupy Wall Street's Celebrates Not Getting Evicted

Posted 12.14.2011 | New York

Thousands of pepole at Occupy Wall Street erupted into cheers early this morning when it was announced Brookefield properties was postponing the clean...

Zuccotti Park Needs A Cleaning, But Protesters Can Come Back

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.13.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg believes Occupy Wall Street protesters have a right to freedom of speech at a Manhattan park, but n...

Occupy Wall Street Goes On 'Manhattan Millionaires March'

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.11.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- Hundreds of protesters, emboldened by the growing national Occupy Wall Street movement, streamed through midtown Manhattan on Tuesday in w...

WATCH: Anti-Flag, Talib Kweli And The Music Of Occupy Wall Steet

Posted 12.10.2011 | New York

There is no amplification allowed in Zucotti Park, home of the Occupy Wall Street protest in New York. It's why protesters have to use "the people's m...

Occupy Wall Street Protesters Can Stay Indefinitely: Bloomberg

Posted 12.10.2011 | New York

By Michael Howard Saul, Wall Street Journal Mayor Michael Bloomberg said on Monday that he'll allow the Wall Street protesters to stay indefinitely...

WATCH: An Intimate Glance At Occupy Wall Street

Posted 12.10.2011 | New York

With all the talk about Occupy Wall Street and what the growing demonstrations mean for the country, it's easy to forget the day-to-day reality of the...

The Tea Party Misses the Point of OWS's Aspirations

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 12.10.2011 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

It is the outrage against the corruption and destruction of our once heralded system of meritocracy that is the core of Occupy Wall Street. The Tea party would do well to take heed.

WATCH: Talking To #OccupyWallStreet Protesters

Posted 12.07.2011 | New York

The #OccupyWallStreet protest swelled to its largest size Wednesday in lower Manhattan. Young and old, labor unions and advocacy groups, and those...

LOOK: The Cutest Little #OccupyWallStreet Protester

Posted 12.06.2011 | New York

The tiniest, furriest, cutest protester who didn't get pepper-sprayed by the NYPD Wednesday was a squirrel. Amy Sly, the Visual Designer for Buzzf...