Women helped found and sustain the leaderless, anarchist-influenced movement—and despite running into bursts of sexism and ignorance, they are determined to stick around.
A peaceful demonstration in Times Square was met with the force's Mounted Unit, creating a dangerous situation.
As intense protests spawned by Occupy Wall Street continue to grow, it is worth asking: Why now? The answer is not obvious.
As politicians and pundits continue to agonize over what Occupy Wall Street really wants, those at Zuccotti Park are busy actually working toward their visions of what victory for the movement would look like.
A joint march on Friday to Verizon’s Manhattan headquarters was just the latest in a series of collaborations between organized labor and Occupy Wall Street.
What occupiers from all walks of life are discovering is that to be homeless in America is to live like a fugitive.
How can the Occupy Wall Street movement be sustained while retaining the democratic impulse that inspired it in the first place?
Funny, he doesn’t look like Marie Antoinette. But former New York Times Executive Editor Keller displays the arrogance of disoriented royal privilege.
As the Congressional budget supercommittee deliberates, fiscal hawks are calling for “tough choices.” The 99 percent are demanding economic justice.
Its power lies not in any specific demands, endorsements or alliances but in its direct appeal to the hearts and minds of the population at large.