All Articles on Occupy Wall Street

New data from the U.S. Crisis Monitor and the Armed Conflict Location and Event Data Project (ACLED) show that police used violence against leftist demonstrators three times as often as against rightwing protesters. (Photo: Michael Ciaglo/Getty Images) News
New Analysis Shows US Police 3 Times More Likely to Use Violence Against Leftist Protesters Than Far-Right
The report's findings came as a surprise to virtually no one.
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David Graeber wanted "a world where people could live fulfilling, satisfying, meaningful lives. A world where they could have more fun." (Photo: Andree/ullstein bild via Getty Images) Views
David Graeber, 1961-2020: History is a Living Weapon
David looked to the distant past, and to the future, to imagine truly radical changes in the human community.
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Trump doesn’t understand that the ways Americans express their patriotism are as diverse as our nation. (Photo: Pixabay/CC0) Views
Progressive Patriotism for July 4
As both a candidate and as president, Trump has consistently confused patriotism and nationalism
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Grassroots organizing must be resourced in order to succeed over the long term. (Photo: Michael Fleshman/Flickr) Views
Academia, Grassroots Organizations, and Debt
Forming a genuine collaboration
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In Fahrenheit 11/9, Moore takes aim at the Trump presidency—and others. (Photo: Screenshot) Views
Michael Moore Turns Up the Heat in Fahrenheit 11/9
The cinematic son of America’s industrial proletariat launches a blistering broadside
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Ady Barkan, activist and co-director of Be A Hero. after participating at a panel discussion about criminal justice reform in City Hall. (Photo: Will Bunch) Views
Dying From ALS, Ady Barkan Will Save U.S. Democracy if It's the Last Thing He Does
“We’re on the verge of a political revolution.”
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"Four in ten Americans can’t come up with $400 in an emergency." (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images) Views
Just How Rich are the Ultra Rich?
Some rich people fly first class to fancy hotels. Others fly private jets to private islands.
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Trump Might Be Leading the US to Another Meltdown
Following the quiet rollback of Obama-era Wall Street regulations, the US may be on the verge of yet another crash
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The New Poor People’s Campaign: Seeds of a Non-Party Opposition?
All of us who have participated in one or another aspect of what has come to be known as the Trump Resistance should think about how we should be connecting with the new Poor People’s Campaign—and with each other.
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Indignados protest, 2011. Views
The Spirit of 1968 Is Inextinguishable —Even 50 Years Later
This rebellious era shaped radical activists – and aggressive capitalists. What can we learn from 1968, for democratic change today?
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