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A group of refugees arrived in Berlin this week after marching nearly 600 kilometres from Bavaria to protest conditions facing asylum seekers in Germany.
Protesters estimate at least ten people were arrested as Occupy Wall Street continued its daily presence on the steps of Federal Hall, though police did not have a final count Friday afternoon. The number of police officers standing by at the historic building has increased steadily through the week. Today, metal barricades blocked Wall Street in front of Federal Hall and also lined the bottom of the building’s steps in what appears to be an effort to prevent protesters from blocking the sidewalk.
Chomsky: Occupy Wall Street “Has Created Something That Didn’t Really Exist” in U.S. — Solidarity Noam Chomsky says the Occupy movement has helped rebuild class solidarity and communities of mutual support on a level unseen since the time of the Great Depression. “The Occupy movement spontaneously created something that doesn’t really exist in the country: communities of mutual support, cooperation, open spaces for discussion … just people doing things and helping each other,” Chomsky says.
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(Photo: Ramtin Amiri ) Protesters wearing a Guy Fawkes mask and maybe a black hat or cape have been a common sight at Occupy protests across the country.
But one group formed from the Occupy movement has taken a less-visible approach: submitting to the U.S.
The 325-page comment letter that Occupy the SEC sent to the Securities and Exchange Commission is helping define the debate over the controversial Volcker Rule. The ALM ® and LexisNexis ® Content Alliance LexisNexis ® is now the exclusive third party online distributor of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM’s legal news publications.
Live-blogging OWS daily since October 1.
Adbusters Magazine , the Vacnouver-based online publication that helped launch the Occupy Wall Street movement, posted a tactical briefing on its website on Jan. 25 calling for 50,000 protesters to participate in a showdown in Chicago at the May NATO and G-8 summits.
I took the decision by Foreign Affairs to report on the Occupy Wall Street protests as a sign that the movement was having some success.
Wall Street is its own worst enemy.
I've been live-blogging OWS here daily since October 1. Email: email@example.com .
The night before the first big Occupy Wall Street rally at Foley Square in early October, I went to my local bookstore to hear Chris Lehmann speak about his new book, Rich People Things, which explores, with penetrating hilarity, the follies of the “one percent.”
December 10, 2011 16:21:09 GMT In addition to being harassed by more than 100 protesters, the set did not have an official permit from the city. The production of "" was forcefully shut down when more than 100 Occupy Wall Street (OWS) protesters stormed in the set.
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