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Op-Ed: Chewing on Conversations with OWS Protesters

Op-Ed: Chewing on Conversations with OWS Protesters

10.16.11

Hey y’all,

Like Monte, I made it to the protests in NYC yesterday.  I got there on the later side – in time for the rally in Times Square, a “general assembly” meeting in Washington Square Park (see photo …

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Photographs:  Occupy Wall Street & Times Square October 15th

Photographs: Occupy Wall Street & Times Square October 15th

 

2011.10.15 – The day Occupy Wall Street goes worldwide!

Alright people!  We just got back from New York City….  Here are a few shots from yesterday at the park and Times Square, with my cousin, Ben, Elise, Tom, and …

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From OWS.org: “From Tahir Square to Times Square: Demonstrations Erupt in Over 1,500 Cities Worldwide “

 

from www.occupywallst.org:

Thousands Flood the Streets of Global Financial Centers, Capitol Cities and Small Towns to “Occupy Together” Against Wall Street Mid-Town Manhattan Jammed as Marches Converge in Times Square

Posted Oct. 15, 2011, 5:38 p.m. EST

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UPDATE: Massive Convergence on Times Square @ 5pm – Protest 7,000 Strong and Building

UPDATE: Massive Convergence on Times Square @ 5pm – Protest 7,000 Strong and Building

 

UPDATE:  Current estimates of the crowd amassin in Times Square upward up 6,000 with more streaming in from other locations

Video from NY Daily News via Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nuain14Ilek&feature=player_detailpage

The October 15th Global Day of Action has been highly …

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Op-Ed: OWS Can and Should Embrace Environmental Issues, Broaden Targets

 

The Occupy Wall Street movement has pitched a broad tent: its central pole may be the grotesque power wielded by America’s banks, but it finds room for grievances ranging from exorbitant student debt to the death penalty. This eclecticism …

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Direct Democracy at OWS

 

From a friend here at FES:

“You guys should watch this beautiful video on the Consensus Process at Occupy Wall Street:  http://vimeo.com/30513599.  It’s really good and touching, and has been getting a lot of media hits.  I’m a …

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