just one week ago when I wrote about the Occupy Wall Street protests, it was below the radar, it is HUGE what has happened in just one week…. there are now 1,000+ cities that have protesters including all across the USA, Canada and Europe, even Australia. There is a group protesting the Federal Reserve as well as the London Stock Exchange.
who are the 99%?
Today, October 15, is Global Occupation… Occupation Everywhere…
end the war, tax the rich, send banksters to jail, get money out of politics, what the 99% want,
It’s the Inequality, Stupid, the game is rigged against the 99%
Bush Tax Cuts Cost the Rest of Us $11.6 Million An Hour. Yes, An Hour.
Democrats are trying to co-opt the movement for their own political advantage…
“We emphatically reject the attempted leadership of any political party,
organization or individual.” – We the People
powerful short film, USA hypocrisy
https://www.facebook.com/note.php?note_id=261812387188047 get corp money out of politics
Occupy Berlin | Occupy Budapest | Occupy Cairo | Occupy Lisbon | Occupy the London Stock Exchange | Occupy Madrid | Occupy Moscow | Occupy Mumbai |Occupy Paris | Occupy Rome | Occupy Seoul | Occupy Taipai | Occupy Tel Aviv |Occupy Tokyo | Occupy Vienna | Occupy Warsaw | Hundreds More Occupations Worldwide
“In total, students from at least 100 college campuses around the country walked out of class in a show of solidarity and support for the Occupy Wall Street movement.” Peter Rothberg, The Nation
nypd white shirts on bankster’s payroll
lawsuits have been filed…
BOSTON/Dewey Square – At 1:30 a.m. this morning, elements of the Boston Police Department, Transit Police and the Massachusetts State Police – with assistance from the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department – arrested approximately 100 protestors who engaged in non-violent civil disobedience in defense of a second encampment started by #OccupyBoston activists adjacent to their existing Dewey Square encampment yesterday on a stretch of the Rose Kennedy Greenway bounded by Purchase St., Pearl St., Congress St. and Atlantic Ave.
http://www.nationofchange.org/why-elites-are-trouble-1318346172 paradigm shift happening
They love making fun of the demonstrators’ looks, but it’s pretty difficult to step outside the system and live outdoors without looking a little rough in the eyes of the moneyed classes. Jesus and his disciples probably looked pretty rough to some people, too. I’m sure the rich people looked down their noses at Him after He overturned those tables.
That’s not done in polite company.
Think about it: A guy rides into town on a donkey. Then he says the moneyed interests are exerting too much influence on the government – and on some of the religious elite, too. And what was that about the wealthy? Oh, yeah – “It’s easier for a camel to pass through a needle’s eye than for a rich man to enter heaven.”
No matter what you believe or don’t believe spiritually, it’s clear that oligarchic wealth has corrupted our politics, polluted our culture, and debased our basic sense of morality.
And that’s why they’re we’re protesting. I’ve been to New York’s demonstration, and Washington’s. Next stop is LA. But they’re all over the country.
If you haven’t been to one yet, why not stop by? ‘m not an organizer, just an admirer, but consider this an official invitation: Your presence is requested as democracy – and history – unfold before us.
Dress is casual. If you’re part of the 99%, come as you are. (Sandals optional.)