Archive for September, 2011

Union Airline Pilots Occupy Wall Street

Press Release – Citizens for Legitimate Government

Hundreds of uniformed pilots, standing in stark contrast to the youthful Occupy Wall Street protesters, staged their own protest outside of Wall Street over the past couple of days, holding signs with the picture of the Hudson river crash asking “What’s … Read more »

A New Zealander on the Wall Street occupation

Column – Emir Hodzic

On 17th September 2011, I decided to join about 2000 people descending onto Wall Street. They called themselves the “99 percent”. People came from all over New York and other cities in the US. However, protesters were not the only ones who came … Read more »

The Occupied Turn Occupiers

Column – David Swanson

In a recent debate Congressman Ron Paul claimed the United States military had troops in 130 countries. The St. Petersburg Times looked into whether such an outrage could actually be true and was obliged to report that the number was actually 148 countries. Read more »

Occupy Wall Street: Citizens for Legitimate Government

Column – Citizens for Legitimate Government

Trying to remove greed from Wall Street is like trying to take the blood out of a body and compelling it to walk around. Greed is the blood of capitalism and Wall Street is its heart. Read more »

#TwitterCensorship Blocks #OccupyWallStreet

Press Release – OccupyWallStreet

— #TwitterCensorship Blocks #OccupyWallStreet from Top Trending Topic Twice On at least two occasions, Saturday September 17th and again on Thursday night, Twitter blocked #OccupyWallStreet from being featured as a top trending topic on their homepage. … Read more »

A Message From Occupied Wall Street (Day Four)

Press Release – OccupyWallStreet

This is the fourth communiqué from the 99 percent. We are occupying Wall Street. Read more »