“We will be occupying Memorial Drive in Kansas City outside the Federal Reserve Bank” According to their Agenda calendar, OccupyKC will be occupying their local Federal Reserve on September 30, 2011, and October 9, 2011. Their homepage consisted of a picture stating “Get money out of government.”Following with a video from Keith Olbermann (Countdown). http://occupykc.com/doku.php (Thanks, robert3242)
In a gathering of Occupy Wall St.*, which will be starting their first General Assembly October 1, 2011 at 11:30AM Dr. Cornel joins and speaks. http://occupysacramento.tumblr.com/ (Thanks, robert3242) (updated, slight correction duh. This was apparently for New York, not Sacramento. Too many! ;))
I think it’s safe to say that major media portals such as Yahoo, Aol, and CNN are curving Occupy Wall St., and other various Occupy protests. I’ve went through these portals just a few minutes ago and seen no references to Occupy. None. Not on the front page, nor sub-sections (Politics, U.S. News, etc). Other … Read moreMajor Media Outlets Still Curve “Occupy”
Anonymous does say that its everywhere. So in the middle of all the Occupy Wall St. movement, they showed up with their masks on standing tall. Credit: ProtestChaplains However, even in the spirit of Occupy support, wearing masks is against an old “no masks during protests” law. As-well as for a few other things you can … Read moreAnonymous Members Show their Support
As I said officer Bologna is the one responsible for the macing of the innocent protesters, he has now officially been identified. Read more here: http://www.commondreams.org/further/2011/09/26-1
(as I’m watching the stream (loop) Today, at the time I’m writing this 5:03PM, OWS LA is organising social media tactics to move forward, through the web community. Which would include getting not only “online” attention, but also “offline” attention. They believe, and have stated that some of the social network(ing) outlets are pushing down the … Read moreOccupy LA: Assemblies
In one of the few Occupy sites, one is also taking place in Chicago. They’ve been occupying the the Federal Reserve (as far as I can see). According to their site, the “Fed” was trying to get the Occupy Chicago protesters off the sidewalk, but was not successful due zoning: The sidewalk is public property. As … Read moreOccupy Chicago: The Federal Reserve
It’s been an awaking moment for me, especially because I didn’t realise just how big this protest was going to be. It turned out to get a lot of underground attention, except not much mainstream attention, until recently. In this video Lawerence O’Donnell spoke in what I believe to be quite accurate. This is very true. … Read moreLawerence O’Donnell (MSNBC Last Word) on Occupy Wall St.
Hey there, I’ll be covering the Occupy event from here, in my own manner, at my own pace, and hopefully with lots and lots of pictures, and useful information. Please, feel free to leave any comments regarding content with submissions, corrections, and anything else you may think of.
Photo credit: Jeff Prager The protest, labeled “Occupy Wall St.” has lead 1,000s on an agenda to call out the bankers, government, and other various corporations on corruption. Streaming live (via Global Revolution), a camera crew walks around capturing the event for the entire world to see. Videos, and pictures from multiple people have been … Read moreOccupy Wall St. Protest Continues