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Chicago Teachers Union Vs. Astroturf Billionaires

The Chicago Teachers Union is currently on the front lines of a fight to defend public education. On one side the 30,000 members of the CTU have called for a contract that includes fair compensation, meaningful job security for qualified

September 17th: Take Back Wall Street

"On September 17th, we will organize a mass demonstration on Wall Street and in local communities to celebrate the movement officially becoming 1-year old. Join Us."

Occupy Here Now

Occupy Here Now - from Panaman Pictures on Vimeo. A short film featuring some familiar sites from Occupy Wall Street, set to music, and starring "Anonymous." Panaman Pictures presents the Prologue of "Occupy Here Now." Directed by

'Pepper Spray' Cop Loses His Job

Nine months and $76,000 later, the UC Davis officer accused of pepper spraying student protesters in November no longer works on the police force. Lt. John Pike and another officer were caught on cell phone video using pepper spray

The #YoSoy132 Manifesto

The #YoSoy132 (#iam132) movement in Mexico started with the protest of 132 university students against the leading Mexican 2012 presidential candidate, Enrique Peña Nieto, and his close ties with the national media. Today, the protest

NYC: Night Of The Living Debt

A march against rising U.S. student loan debt now exceeding $1 trillion: To make the night more interesting, people put on makeup and assumed the roles of debt zombies, consumers forever enslaved to debt. Activist and performance artist

Blockupy

The global Occupy movement is undergoing a period of sustained tactical innovation. In the U.S. occupiers are experimenting with new techniques of nonviolent protest inspired by the Black Bloc. In Quebec, we are testing whether a sustained