I’ve been live-blogging OWS here daily since October 1. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. All times ET. My new e-book, is "40 Days That Shook the World: From Occupy Wall Street to Occupy Everywhere." .
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10:45 Yes, the Pepper Spray Cop balloon in its first appearance at a Macy’s Parade.
10:35 Livestream from GA in Los Angeles now.
10:20 OccupyBlackFriday: Chicago OWS doing a Best Buy thing …. NY Occupyers call for more people to show up when Macy’s opens tonight in a few minutes…
9:45 One of my favorite songs Bruce’s "Ghost of Tom Joad," illustrated with dramatic OWS photos.
9:05 @OccupyOakland "OPD just violently arrested 2 ppl at our Thankgiving meal and blocked our Port-a-Potty delivery."
6:10 Livestream of Thanksgiving Night at Zuccotti Park:
4:50 AP wrapup on OWS activities today…. Looking for details on Black Friday actions. Here’s Fox site on boycott…. Also: West Coast port shutdown call for Dec. gaining wide backing up and down the coast…. Just warned on Twitter not to mention what I just ate…. Now for some pie.
4:30 Strong NYT editorial on poverty, and near-poverty, in USA.
2:10 Livestream via Tim Pool at Zuccotti where he says 3000 meals being served. Stacks of pumpkin pie. If not live, may be re-play from 20 minutes ago below. Tim also hints that a direct action "Black Friday" event planned in NY tomorrow, besides Un-Occupy Wal Mart campaign. Update: Cops invaded park for awhile after neighbors complained about drumming. Some heated minutes.