Live-blogging OWS daily since October 1. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. All times ET. See my e-book "40 Days That Shook the World: From Occupy Wall St. to Occupy Everywhere." My very OWS-relevant "Journeys With Beethoven" has just been published, my other books here.
4:20 Report: Police to try to remove all tents at both D.C. camps on Monday.
3:05 Tom Morello tweets: "Sad state of affairs that Jane Addams Hull House in Chicago closed today after 120yrs. Provided social services to immigrants and the poor."
3:00 Important campaign to pressure Obama to keep pledge in SOTU to end tax break for companies when they outsource jobs.
2:00 Bill O’Reilly: National Park Service director should be fired–for not evicting OWS in D.C.
12:50 OccupyArrests now counts over 6000 busts just in U.S…. OWS seize UC-DAvis building, block bank.
11:50 Surprised but gratified that my piece on film about hero soldier in famous WIkiLeaks Iraq video getting Oscar nod this week has been #1 most read here at The Nation for three days running now.
9:50 Fine song done by Tom Morello and Ben Harper on Leno last night, "Save the Hammer for the Man."