Occupy Philly

This episode of the show reports on the Guitarmy March to New York from Philly and OWS Week correspondent Paul Talbot's violent arrest. OWS Week also covers events over in LA, the Chalk Walk event which was stormed by LAPD with many Read more...
Twenty-eight arrests have been confirmed Sunday night during the ongoing Occupy National Gathering in Philadelphia, after a small, impromptu march followed the closing of Franklin Square where most of the gathering's activities have been centered. Two of the people arrested were livestreamers, Jesse Hadden of Occupy Portland and “Cowboy Mike” of Occupy Philly. Two of the people arrested were also medics. Read more...
From June 30th to July 4th, the Occupy movement will convene the Occupy National Gathering in the vicinity of Philadelphia's Independence... Read more...
Judge dismisses charges against 30 members of Occupy ... Read more...
A short film produced by Occupy Philly... Read more...

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Mitt Romney tried to slip quietly into Philadelphia yesterday, but Occupy Philly was having none of it and turned out to make their displeasure with him known: Members of Occupy Philadelphia and other groups protested late Friday afternoon Read more...
There was so much candy, I had to get two friends to come with me so they could help carry it. First, we went around the City Hall Occupy site, offering treats to the people manning the food tents, the first aid station and the comfort tent. (We Read more...
Eric Cantor chickened out of a long-planned lecture at Wharton when he found out Occupy Philly was planning a march in his honor: U.S. Rep. Eric Cantor, the Republican majority leader in the U.S. House, canceled his scheduled speech at the Read more...
I've been to Occupy Philly every day now, and it's growing rapidly. Today I dropped off some supplies and spoke to Erika Bell from the food committee. Read more...
So far, the City of Philadelphia is supportive of the protesters. (Mayor Nutter has informed them that tonight he will host a showing of Game 5 tonight of the Phillies-Cards series.) I even talked to a cop who shrugged and said, "These people are no Read more...