Oakland

Occupy The Banks: Financial Fridays

If there's one way to unite the 99 percent, it’s direct actions aimed at the big banks. People are angry, and it's not hard to see why: Massive bailouts; exorbitant executive salaries; huge bonuses; dishonest and illegal lending practices; fee and

Occupy The World

"First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win."

#OWS Needs To Denounce Oakland’s Tactics

As many of you know I've been covering the Occupy Movement since Day 1. I've been to eight Occupy camps in two countries: One raid. One near-arrest. One march on the U.S. Consulate. A couple of barricaded streets. I was at the largest GA the

Occupy Protesters Arrested At SF Wells Fargo

Before opening hours today, more than 200 protesters blocked a Wells Fargo branh office in San Francisco on all four sides, on California, Montgomery, Liedesdorff and Sacramento streets. Dozens of San Francisco officers and a few fire trucks also surround the bank. No arrests reported yet.

Time Person Of The Year: The Protester

Although protesters across the globe stand up and speak out often for very different reasons, today are united in recognition as Time Magazine's "Person of the Year."