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Occupy Wall Street Anniversary

10 Iconic Photos Of Occupy Wall Street, 3 Years Later

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 09.17.2014 | Business

Wednesday marks the third anniversary of the Occupy Wall Street movement. On September 17, 2011, demonstrators descended on lower Manhattan to prot...

Matt Sledge

OWS Still Fighting NYPD In Court

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 09.19.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- As Occupy Wall Street notched its second anniversary on Tuesday, many of its supporters marked another milestone: one more day pursuing la...

Matt Sledge

PHOTOS: Occupy's Back In NYC

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 09.17.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- Occupy Wall Street was back -- if only for a day. Hundreds and then thousands of protesters took to New York City's streets on Tuesday ...

How 7 Occupy Wall Street Issues Stack Up 2 Years Later

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild and Jillian Berman | Posted 09.18.2013 | Business

Two years ago today, demonstrators descended on Zuccotti Park in New York City's financial district. Their focus, economic injustice, was clear in the...

Occupy Wall Street Plans Rallies On Second Anniversary Of Movement

AP | MEGHAN BARR | Posted 11.17.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — About 100 members of Occupy Wall Street returned Tuesday to the small plaza near the New York Stock Exchange that once teemed with th...

Memo to Washington: The Occupy Movement Is Very Much Alive

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 11.16.2013 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

The Occupy movement isn't dead. It lives on in the political will of the American people. They want a president and a party that will represent the 99 percent, not the 1 percent who write campaign checks and give them cushy post-government jobs.

WATCH: How The NYPD Targeted OWS Protesters

Posted 09.17.2013 | New York

One day before the two-year anniversary of the Occupy Wall Street movement in New York, a new film sheds light on the NYPD's controversial treatment o...

Joy Arises, Rules Fall Apart

Rebecca Solnit | Posted 11.16.2013 | Politics
Rebecca Solnit

On the second anniversary of that day in lower Manhattan when people first sat down in outrage and then stayed in dedication and solidarity and hope, remember them, remember how unpredictably the world changes, remember to hope, remember to build.

An Open Letter to Occupy Wall Street

Jumaane D. Williams | Posted 10.03.2012 | New York
Jumaane D. Williams

Dear Occupy Wall Street: I congratulate you on what you have achieved and I hope you take time to decide how the movement will move forward in a constructive manner. Occupy a new space? Get involved electorally? Actively work to reform policy?

Signs on the Street as "Occupy" Turns One

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 11.18.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Occupy did more than grab some headlines and inconvenience workers on Wall Street last year. It blew a hole open in the consciousness of a confused an...

Occupy Fizzled, But Made 99% a Force

Stephen Zunes | Posted 11.18.2012 | Politics
Stephen Zunes

It's been a year since the Occupy Wall Street movement sprang up. Since then, it has fizzled, but this does not mean that the underlying issues that gave rise to the protests have gone away.

Occupy Spotlights 7 Key Issues

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 12.08.2014 | Business

The ultimate success of what began one year ago in Zuccotti Park may be up for debate, but it's hard to deny that Occupy Wall Street brought attention...

How Good Is OWS Art?

The Huffington Post | Hallie Sekoff | Posted 09.17.2012 | Arts

Today marks the one year anniversary of Occupy Wall Street, a favorite cause for heavy hitters in the visual and performing arts. In quick succes...

LIVE Updates From Occupy Anniversary

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 09.17.2012 | New York

A year ago, on Sept. 17, 2011, hundreds of protesters took to the Financial District of New York, leading to police barricades going up around Wall St...

Occupy Wall Street Arrests On One-Year Anniversary

Posted 09.17.2012 | Business

Police arrested demonstrators on Monday, the first anniversary of the Occupy Wall Street movement, according to several news reports. The New York ...

Occupy Your Victories

Rebecca Solnit | Posted 11.17.2012 | Politics
Rebecca Solnit

With Occupy, remarkable things have already happened, and more remarkable systemic change could be ahead. Remember that many of the effects of what has already happened are incalculable, and more of what is being accomplished will only be clear further down the road.

PHOTOS: Occupy Wall Street Protesters Arrested

AP | Posted 09.17.2012 | New York

AP — NEW YORK — Police say more than 100 people have been arrested as Occupy Wall Street protesters march in small groups around Manhattan's finan...

Occupy Wall Street In Doubt As Movement Celebrates One-Year Anniversary

AP | MEGHAN BARR | Posted 11.16.2012 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Occupy Wall Street began to disintegrate in rapid fashion last winter, when the weekly meetings in New York City devolved into a spe...

Several Arrested At OWS Anniversary March

AP | Posted 11.15.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- About 300 people observing the one-year anniversary of Occupy Wall Street ended a march to a small concrete park in New York's Lower Manha...

Occupy Wall Street and the Meanings of Success

Marina Sitrin | Posted 11.14.2012 | Politics
Marina Sitrin

Many people think Occupy has been a failure. Hundreds of parks and plazas around the country are no longer occupied, and we are no longer in the mainstream news, and people are saying that we do not have a plan. But these seem like the wrong metrics.

Occupy Predicts Anniversary Resurgence

Mark Taylor-Canfield | Posted 11.14.2012 | Politics
Mark Taylor-Canfield

As the anniversary of the Occupy Wall Street movement approaches on September 17th, occupy groups across the country are planning solidarity events. ...

Bloomberg: 'You Want To Get Arrested? We'll Accommodate You'

Posted 03.20.2012 | New York

In response to the violent clashes between a resurgent Occupy movement and the NYPD this weekend, Mayor Michael Bloomberg showed little sympathy for t...

Mayor Downplays Large #OWS Rallies

Posted 11.18.2011 | New York

Despite having recently expressed sympathy for Occupy Wall Street, Mayor Michael Bloomberg doesn't seem too impressed with Thursday's "Day of Action,"...

WATCH: Video Timeline Of #OWS Two Month Anniversary

Posted 11.18.2011 | New York

Occupy Wall Street celebrated its two month anniversary in New York City Thursday. The 'Day Of Action' began with an attempt to literally occupy Wall ...

What Protests?

Posted 11.17.2011 | New York

Mayor Bloomberg addressed the large Occupy Wall Street rallies at a press conference late Thursday. The mayor claimed that protesters had antagonized ...