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Peaceful Protester Tasered Outside DOJ (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Carmen Pittman had no intention of becoming an activist, but her bank, the Department of Justice and Occupy Atlanta turned her into one....

99% Spring Has Sprung: Shareholder Actions Underway Across the County

Mary Bottari | Posted 06.30.2012 | Business
Mary Bottari

The goal: to wrest control of our democracy back from the robber barons and CEOs that systematically block any effort to create an economy and a body politic that serves the needs of the vast majority of Americans and not the elite few.

Occupy Denver: Protesters Evicted, Set Structures On Fire (PHOTOS)

Posted 12.20.2011 | Denver

Denver Police in riot gear clashed with Occupy Denver again last night around midnight, forcibly clearing out approximately 40 protesters from Civic C...

Occupy Denver Successfully Stand Their Ground

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 12.16.2011 | Denver

Occupy Denver received a notice from the Department of Public works that they would face eviction if they did not remove their structures on Thursday,...

Occupy Denver Faces Another Eviction

Posted 12.16.2011 | Denver

Occupy Denver was served with yet another eviction notice from the City of Denver threatening to remove the protesters personal property again on grou...

Occupy Denver To Disrupt Loveland Walmart

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 12.12.2011 | Denver

Occupy Denver is planning a rally to disrupt the large Walmart Distribution Center in Loveland on Monday. The rally is intended to show solidarity and...

UPDATE: Honk For Hancock, Hick.. Why Not Occupy Denver?

Posted 12.07.2011 | Denver

Occupy Denver and their lawyers, led by prominent civil rights attorney David Lane, squared off against the City of Denver in court Monday, 9News repo...

Occupy Colo. Springs Mic Checks Gov.’s Solar Event

Posted 11.30.2011 | Denver

While speaking at a groundbreaking event for a new solar garden, Gov. John Hickenlooper was interrupted by several Occupy Colorado Springs protesters'...

Police Action Against Occupy Denver Costs City Nearly $1M

Posted 11.28.2011 | Denver

The cost of taking police action against the Occupy Denver movement thus far has finally been tallied up by the Mayor's office. According to 9News, be...

'Free Markets, Free People:' A New Protest Movement In Denver

Posted 11.28.2011 | Denver

There's a new protest movement in Denver going by the name "Free Markets, Free People" and they plan to hold a rally at the Capitol's west steps on Sa...

Occupy Denver v. The City: Case Dismissed

Posted 12.14.2011 | Denver

David Lane, a well-known Denver attorney and first amendment defender, thinks that City of Denver authorities have gone too far in their reaction agai...

Occupy Denver Participates In Mass Day Of Action Thursday

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 11.17.2011 | Denver

Occupy Wall Street turns two months old Thursday and the protesters have called for an "International Day Of Action" for the many occupy protests that...

The Cost Of A Crackdown

Posted 11.15.2011 | Denver

Denver police say that the crackdown on Occupy Denver, the Denver wing of New York's Occupy Wall Street, has already cost taxpayers approximately $360...

WATCH: HS Class Takes Field Trip To Occupy Denver Protest

Posted 11.14.2011 | Denver

A Denver high school teacher brought her students to observe the Occupy Denver protest of Blogcon, a conservative blogger conference held in Denver, o...

WATCH: Nobel Laureate For Peace Stops By Occupy Denver

Posted 11.14.2011 | Denver

Jody Williams, author, professor and Nobel Peace Prize winner for 1997, made a stop at Occupy Denver to voice her support of the movement. As Williams...

Police Use Force Again On Occupy Denver Protesters

Posted 11.14.2011 | Denver

After a peaceful march last weekend as occupiers celebrated "Bank Transfer Day", tensions ran high again as Occupy Denver and Denver Police clashed ov...

Interview With Sole: Rapper, Occupier

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 01.30.2012 | Denver

Indie hip-hop legend Sole, also known as Tim Holland, has been making dense, politically-minded, avant-garde hip-hop for more than 22 years. It all st...

Occupy Denver: Stop The Arrests

Posted 12.26.2011 | Denver

Occupy Denver is preparing for the onslaught of winter in Mile High City and has gathered more than 10,000 signatures with hopes to stop the arrests a...

WATCH: #OccupyDenver March On 16th Street Mall

Posted 12.20.2011 | Denver

On Saturday the Occupy Denver movement clashed with police dressed up in riot gear with chants of "Shame!" and, "This is what a police state looks lik...

#OccupyDenver: Stalemate Meeting With Mayor

Posted 12.19.2011 | Denver

On Tuesday afternoon Denver Mayor Michael Hancock met with three representatives from the Occupy Denver movement and there appears to be a stalemate. ...

NOT GOING ANYWHERE

Posted 12.17.2011 | Denver

The tactics used by the state and city to disperse, discourage or shut down the Occupy Denver movement only seem to be making the protesters more dete...

WATCH: 2,000 Protesters March Downtown Saturday, 24 Arrested

AP/HuffPost | Posted 12.16.2011 | Denver

By P. SOLOMON BANDA and THOMAS PEIPERT, Associated Press DENVER (AP) -- Police in riot gear had just cleared Wall Street protesters out of their ca...

#Occupy Denver EVICTED

AP | Posted 12.14.2011 | Denver

By P. SOLOMON BANDA and THOMAS PEIPERT, Associated Press DENVER (AP) -- Police in riot gear had just cleared Wall Street protesters out of their ca...

UPDATE: Occupy Denver Gets The Boot

Posted 12.13.2011 | Denver

Less than 24 hours after members of Occupy Denver handed Gov. John Hickenlooper an open letter requesting to continue camping at the Lincoln Park site...

#OccupyDenver Gains Momentum In Weekend Rally

Posted 12.10.2011 | Denver

The Occupy Denver movement is gaining momentum. Even as the weather turned cold and rainy this weekend, a diverse group of approximately 1000 proteste...