Posts Tagged ‘occupy’

Occupy Fundraiser Rolling Jubilee Kicks Off in the Village

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Strike Debt Watch live streaming video from lepoissonrouge at livestream.com By Caroline Lewis A “postmodern grassroots variety show” may sound like just another one of the dismissive names people have been lobbing at Occupy ever since it cropped up in Zuccotti Park last September. But that’s what activist Laura Hanna promises in the fundraising extravaganza the Occupy [&hellip
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Where to Occupy Next?

Written by NY Press on . Posted in News Our Town Downtown, Our Town Downtown

occupy Planner looks at public spaces most vulnerable to an OWS takeover By Paul Bisceglio With Occupy Wall Street’s one-year anniversary celebration in the Financial District scheduled for Sept. 17, New York city officials are wondering if OWS protestors might have anything else in the works to commemorate their inaugural occupation of Zuccotti Park. Another takeover, [&hellip
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Talking Up Downtown with Thai Jones and Bill Ayers

Written by Alan Krawitz on . Posted in Breaking News, News Our Town Downtown, Our Town Downtown

Microsoft Word - Thai Jones Catalog Page 2.docx Few city residents realize it, but today’s Occupy protests are rooted in events that took place nearly a century earlier. New York City journalist and author Thai Jones is keenly aware of this fact as he specializes in researching and writing about radical political movements from the 20th century. His latest book, More Powerful Than [&hellip
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