Nation Topics - Occupy Wall Street
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It was Karl Marx who first observed that high finance is “the Vatican of capitalism.” How right he turned out to be.
The real public nuisance is the big money that has engulfed our democracy—and mass demonstrations are the only effective way for “real people” to be heard.
Will it last? Skeptics are entitled to their doubts, but I'm confident that, as with the Populist movement of a century ago, OWS will bring lasting change
The NYPD has twice raided the occupation’s collection, confiscating and destroying books. But never underestimate the power of librarians.
Occupy Wall Street has exposed a system that regards people as disposable, but not usually so literally.
Civil disobedience says, in effect, that the law is not sacred when a better world is at stake.
How the 99 percent won in the hottest election of 2011.
After the raid on Zuccotti Park by the NYPD, Occupy Wall Street came back in full force with a full day of action.
With a prejudicial tax code and a decrease in financial regulations, it's a good time to be a CEO.
Around 175 people were arrested during a concerted action to shut down New York's financial district.