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What are the Foundations of the Occupy Movement?

The Occupy movement now exists worldwide as a diaphanous web of people who have been united in their pain and seek change.  The issues vary from country to country but at the base is economic collapse and the tyranny of … Continue reading

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Occupy Movement Day 161: The World Protests

The Globalisation of Protest Protesters around the world say they are part of a generation that played by the rules but has no hope for the future. Joseph E Stiglitz is University Professor at Columbia University, a Nobel laureate in economics, … Continue reading

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Occupy Movement has Unexpected “Legs”

“Legs,” in American English means a story that lasts and lasts.  So it is with the Occupy movement.  It has become more than what some tried to denigrate as a small and temporary aberration.  It is following a well traveled evolution … Continue reading

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American Winter on Wall Street

Not to worry, the snow will drive them away  The Arab spring has focused the attention of the world onto the wider subject of social injustice.  It will become the year of universal unrest as it becomes clearer that the … Continue reading

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A Dog of Protest – Kanellos of Greece

  A Profile in Courage for All of US http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_HPb46aK7hM&feature=related Somewhere in Athens, the cradle of democracy, the dream lives on.  A dog comes to the aid of the people demonstrating that man’s best friend is not without loyalty.  Not … Continue reading

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