OWS: Passive Protest or Direct Action? | occupy wall street. – I disagree, the protestors were doing their best to actually occupy wall street and occupations/sit-ins are examples of direct actions. Since their major opposition was the stock market and the government’s regulations, there were limited options to actually interfere with these systems besides breaking laws to demonstrate their vision of America’s future.
Extreme Makeover: Occupy Wall Street Edition – TheStreet – Extreme Makeover: Occupy Wall Street Edition. And when some jerk comes along with a Jew-baiting sign, he needs to be frog-marched off the park, or surrounded by screamers. OWS also needs to be sure that it not be hijacked by people with agendas that stray too far from the core 99% versus 1% template.
The Block’s Kara Demmrich and Carlene Duffy wear matching sheer tops – The new series sees former contestants from The Block and house rules pitted against each other as they makeover over two separate homes in the same street..
Occupy the SEC – Wikipedia – Occupy the SEC is an activist group which aims to influence financial regulators to work for the public interest. The "SEC" in its name refers to the US Securities and Exchange Commission, but OSEC’s scope covers all financial regulatory activity. OSEC was formed and developed as an outgrowth and working group of Occupy Wall Street. Among its members are employees or former employees of some of the largest financial firms. They have been described as "a counterweight to the deep-pocket lobbying
AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from the past week in Asia – Five weeks after Rohingya Muslim refugees from myanmar began spilling across the border into Bangladesh, the United Nations says the total number of arrivals has now topped 501,000. The crisis began.
The Latest: Iranian minister says bigotry led to attack – Like the presumed New Zealand attacker, he posted a manifesto online before the attacks. "This looks like it is a terrorist attack from the extreme right against immigrants and refugees," Solberg said.
Lisa Fithian Teaching Radical to Chicago Teachers Union – YouTube – The chicago teachers union (ctu) trained under radical street organizer, and leader of the anti-capitalist #occupy movement, Lisa Fithian, to stage a protest march in Chicago on 10/10/11.
Malcolm Gladwell | Occupy Wall Street Analysis – Occupy Wall Street’s call to action, posted on their Tumblr and Blogger, is very well-written, but what is the movement really protesting? The four-page-long letter to the world continues to state that there is injustice in America, but it never directly highlights actual, specific instances of injustice or reasons people should take part in.
Lydia Bright presents fashion segment on This Morning – The best way to start another FABULOUS week. Presenting festival fashion, Glastonbury makeover for @itvthismorning’, she wrote alongside a snap of herself on set which she posted on Instagram..