Occupy Austin

Santa Arrested For Chalking At Austin Capitol

Oh, the horror! Santa Claus and one of his elves were spotted running from state troopers near the Austin capitol over the weekend by members of Occupy Austin who caught it all on video. As a tearful Santa questions his arrest for

Occupy Austin Members Arrested

At least three Occupy Austin members were arrested as the group tried to begin a new occupation in the northern part of the city. About 50 protesters gathered at 5 p.m. Saturday at Highland Park Mall, where they were met by Austin police,

Occupy Wall Street News Round-up

The 10 hours and 35 minutes of video footage shot by the NYPD during the raid of Zuccotti Park that was released by Anonymous on Monday gives a more expansive view of what happened on the morning of November 15, 2011, albeit in a more

Judge Furious Over Police Set Up Of Occupy Protesters

Police have been caught setting up occupy wall street protesters last year in order to prosecute them more harshly under the law. In December of last year, Occupy Houston made headlines as they blocked the entrance to the Port of Houston

Protesters ‘Occupy’ Arne Duncan’s Austin Speech

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan was in Austin on Thursday, where he was a keynote speaker at South by Southwest’s second annual SXSWedu conference. He also made a stop to speak to a crowd at Austin Community College’s Eastview campus for a “town hall” discussion on education issues...

Occupy Austin Evicted

Austin Police evicted Occupy Austin late last night, and it seems the move came as somewhat of a surprise to the group. Via: Austin Police began enforcing a new policy on City Hall property banning people from the building during