Live-blogging OWS 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 St. to Occupy Everywhere." My very OWS-relevant "The Campaign of the Century" has just been re-issued, my other books here.
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8:00 Watch protesters disruping UC Regents meeting with mic-checked, booted out, local news:
6:25 Livestream of big protest outside Univ of Calif Regents meeting, major conflict, claim of one woman hit in leg with rubber bullet (opr something).
5:40 Nobel winner Joe Stiglitz with new commentary: "Austerity is a suicide approach. It will kill Europe. It will kill America. It will kill the global economy." … Famous photos colorized, see them all here.
4:10 Don’t miss video–Romney is actually promoting this with their candidate dressing down an Occupy backoff who simplu asks what someone like him in the 1% will do for the 99%. Romney practically suggests he go back to Russia or Cuba some such. Greg Sargent with piece on it here.