05 Oct '11, 3am

Occupy Wall Street For Green Jobs - Right Now

Their testimonies are riveting as Americans of all ages and ethnicities hold handwritten texts that tell their stories up to the camera. Many are “occupying Wall Street” (or Chicago and Kansas City, Boston and Wichita, Philadelphia and Youngstown – the list grows by the hour ). They are “The 99% ”: The 21-year-old making less than minimum wage, burdened with crushing student debt: I have $47 to my name. I make $7.25 an hour... I have $65,000.00 in student loan debt because I was told it’s the only way to get a job. I graduated with a 3.87 GPA. And this is what I make, $180 a week. Next month, I’ll be homeless… The 28-year-old entrepreneur, working hard and still not making it: I own 2 small businesses and work over 100 hours a week in order to cover: my rent…, debt from college…, credit card debt…, car payment…; I have no health insurance because I was denied due to a pre-...

Full article: http://www.csrwire.com/blog/posts/162-occupy-wall-street-...

Tweets

Green Movement to Occupy Wall Street Today

treehugger.com 05 Oct '11, 5pm

Photo credit: Mat McDermott via Flickr Over the last few weeks, the Occupy Wall Street movement has (peacefully) fought it...

Green Movement to Occupy Wall Street Today @350...

treehugger.com 05 Oct '11, 5pm

Photo credit: Mat McDermott via Flickr Over the last few weeks, the Occupy Wall Street movement has (peacefully) fought it...

Why The Occupy Wall Street Protests Embody Valu...

care2.com 05 Oct '11, 6am

These thugs will not go quietly, we (the occupy wall street movement, and all people who want change for the better for th...

Why I'm Occupying Wall Street with the Green Movement Today Follow @bcmerchant for updates from the march.

Why I'm Occupying Wall Street with the Green Mo...

treehugger.com 05 Oct '11, 7pm

1. Climate change is among the gravest threats facing the world today, and it is a threat that requires broad collective a...

Climate activism stands with Occupy Wall Street Movement: #occupywallstreet

Climate activism stands with Occupy Wall Street...

grist.org 05 Oct '11, 11pm

Photo: David Shankbone Cross-posted from Climate Progress . The Occupy Wall Street Movement started with a handful of prot...

Living green in the great Northwest

redgreenandblue.org 06 Oct '11, 10am

If the primary criticism of the ongoing demonstrations is that they seem to lack, as a hundred media reports have put it, ...

Where does food fit into the Wall Street occupa...

grist.org 04 Oct '11, 1pm

<a href="http://storify.com/twyspy/food-at-occupy-wall-street" mce_href="http://storify.com/twyspy/food-at-occupy-wall-...

You're Invited To Join The "Virtual March On Wall Street" | Care2 Causes

You're Invited To Join The "Virtual March On Wa...

care2.com 05 Oct '11, 4am

Across the United States, something is happening . It might be too early to call it a revolution, but it’s definitely a mo...

'Occupy Wall Street' Issues First Official Decl...

care2.com 04 Oct '11, 10am

It's time American citizens stood up for themselves.Of course the 1% of "aristocrats" try to keep you divided by party aff...

Occupy Wall Street - Paul Krugman

tankinlian.blogspot.com 11 Oct '11, 1pm

I retired from NTUC Income on 28 February 2007, after heading this cooperative for 30 years. I now run a consultancy compa...

Apple gets no love from Wall Street for new iPhone - Yahoo! via @yahoosg

Apple gets no love from Wall Street for new iPh...

sg.news.yahoo.com 05 Oct '11, 2am

CUPERTINO, California (AP) — The most closely kept secret about the iPhone 5? There isn't one — yet. The new iPhone is fas...

Cops get violent vs Occupy Wall Street

redgreenandblue.org 06 Oct '11, 3am

If the primary criticism of the ongoing demonstrations is that they seem to lack, as a hundred media reports have put it, ...

Green jobs by the numbers

Green jobs by the numbers

grist.org 04 Oct '11, 7pm

Cross-posted from the Center for American Progress . This post was coauthored by Susan Lyon , special assistant for energy...

Wall Street Protests Touched National Nerve | Care2 Causes

Wall Street Protests Touched National Nerve | C...

care2.com 05 Oct '11, 4am

By Michael Levitin, New America Media Last Saturday, prior to the thousands-strong march of Wall Street protestors attempt...