The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. has some advice for the global 1% who are feeling “maladjusted” and distant from humanity.
Boots Riley of the Coup, author Ellen Meeropol, & Center for Constitutional Rights attorney Rachel Meeropol on using art & activism to fight repression.
Members of the Occupy Wall Street movement say the police action to evict protesters from Zuccotti Park will only amplify future efforts.
Mayor Bloomberg’s statement on the major police operation that resulted in hundreds of arrests shows the contempt and scorn the elite have for democracy.
A nation wide pattern has emerged, possibly coordinated among officials from many states, as political officials try to deal with Occupy Wall Street.
In response to the Occupy Wall Street movement, Mayor Bloomberg said, “The Constitution doesn’t protect tents. It protects speech and assembly.”
Mayor Bloomberg claimed the existence of threats against the owners of Zuccotti Park for the stand-down early this morning against Occupy protesters.
New York City officials announced that they would move to clear Zuccotti Park of Occupy Wall Street protesters; Mayor Bloomberg informed the protesters himself.
The issue of the Democratic Party trying to co-opt the growing “Occupy” movement has become a topic of establishment media conversation. It is being discussed through the lens of whether this movement will do for Democrats what the Tea Party did for Republicans in 2010. It is also being discussed
Billionaire New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg claims the Occupy Wall Street protests cost municipal workers their jobs.