12 Oct '11, 2pm

The Occupy Everywhere Campaign Cannot Be Ignored via @lloydalter #ows #OccupyWallStreet #occupytoronto

The Occupy Everywhere Campaign Cannot Be Ignored via @lloydalter #ows #OccupyWallStreet #occupytoronto

First, the American economy isn't working for tens of millions of people-not just the unemployed, but many more who are living from paycheck to paycheck. People are scared, frustrated, discouraged, angry or all of the above. They no longer believe that working hard and playing by the rules will give them a better life. They're probably right. Low-skilled workers in particular are disconnected from the American dream of an ever-improving standard of living. Second, the rich powerful people who are largely but not entirely responsible for the financial crisis and the global recession - the shorthand for this group is "Wall Street" - have, for the most part, neither apologized for their actions or nor paid a price. They created the mess (yes, with the help of reckless borrowers) but they're doing fine. Come to think of it, they're doing fine because the rest of us bailed them...

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Occupy Everywhere - Together

Occupy Everywhere - Together

care2.com 08 Oct '11, 6pm

Occupy Everywhere. Occupy Together. There was no "Change We [Could] Believe In." We were sold out. They were bailed out (@...

#occupyboston

#occupyboston

redgreenandblue.org 11 Oct '11, 5am

As you may know, activists have pitched tents on the Dewey Square lawn, as part of Occupy Boston. All scheduled Greenway e...

#OccupyWallSt movement to initiate mass close-out of Chase bank accounts Chase has history of funding coal, MTR #ows

#OccupyWallSt movement to initiate mass close-o...

treehugger.com 12 Oct '11, 5pm

Photo credit: John Pickens via Flickr /CC BY This Saturday the Occupy Wall Street movement will engage in a day of action....

What's the best way for climate activists to su...

350.org 13 Oct '11, 9pm

#OccupyWallStreet and the #Climate Movement ***BREAKING: EMERGENCY CALL TO ACTION: Prevent the forcible closure of Occupy ...

Occupy Elections: A Call for the Second America...

organicconsumers.org 12 Oct '11, 4pm

Thanks to the Occupy Wall Street movement, millions of Americans are finally shaking off their depression and torpor of th...

Join the Keystone pipeline protest, McKibben te...

grist.org 09 Oct '11, 6pm

Climate activist Bill McKibben brought his message to a big Occupy Wall Street crowd gathered in Washington Square in New ...

Mayor Bloomberg Needs To Keep His Word, Let Occupy Wall Street Stay in Liberty Plaza: photo: ... th.bp #green #USRC

Mayor Bloomberg Needs To Keep His Word, Let Occ...

treehugger.com 13 Oct '11, 7pm

The letter which explains the strange public-private nature of Liberty Plaza and the permitted uses. Via @BeyondTheChoir H...

Occupy Wall Street: Taxes, Jobs, and Environment - - #OccupyWallStreet #UStaxes #USjobs #Environment #corporations #OWS

Occupy Wall Street: Taxes, Jobs, and Environmen...

earthtimes.org 10 Oct '11, 8am

If you're convinced lower taxes for corporations and higher bonuses for CEOs will help people and the environment, read Th...

Australia Gets a Price on Carbon Despite Toxic Anti-Science Campaign

Australia Gets a Price on Carbon Despite Toxic ...

desmogblog.com 12 Oct '11, 6am

From 1 July 2012, Australia's largest emitters of greenhouse gas emissions will have to pay a fixed price of $23 per tonne...