Banks trying to foreclose on homes are surprisingly vulnerable to direct action—a fact that Occupy Our Homes intends to exploit.
Count the liberal mayor of Los Angeles as one of those apologists for suppressing truth in the name of civic order.
Despite all the dismissive criticism, Occupy Wall Street has spread like a wild fire globally since its inception three month ago. How could a leaderless and seemingly amorphous movement achieve such global success?
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.