Category Archives: Occupy

The Occupy Movement, Gentrification and Black America’s Ancient Struggle

The Occupy Movement, Gentrification and Black America’s Ancient Struggle from Glen Ford’s blog by Glen Ford Occupy Harlem | gentrification | Occupy Wall Street | occupy everywere   by BAR executive editor Glen Ford The Occupy Wall Street movement faces challenges of relevance, and permanence, that … Continue reading

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From Occupation to ‘Occupy’: The Israelification of American domestic security

From Occupation to ‘Occupy’: The Israelification of American domestic security from Mondoweiss by Max Blumenthal              18 November 2011 UC Davis police pepper spray students         (Photo: Reuters/Brian Nguyen) Originally published in Al Akhbar on 2 December 2011. In October, the Alameda County Sheriff’s Department turned … Continue reading

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Occupy All the Harlems, to Save Ourselves from the Dictatorship of Wall Street

Published on Black Agenda Report (http://blackagendareport.com)   Home > Blogs > Glen Ford’s blog > Occupy All the Harlems, to Save Ourselves from the Dictatorship of Wall Street Occupy All the Harlems, to Save Ourselves from the Dictatorship of Wall Street By Glen Ford Created 11/02/2011 – 10:38 Submitted … Continue reading

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Palestine in Oakland

Palestine in Oakland from Mondoweiss by Adam Horowitz   Woman in a wheelchair tries to escape the tear gas the Oakland Police Department launched upon the protesters. (Photo: Occupy Together) Last night police in Oakland, California cracked down on protesters in the Occupy Oakland … Continue reading

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Occupy Wall Street: What You Can Demand versus What You Must DO

Occupy Wall Street: What You Can Demand versus What You Must DO we_are_the_99percent01.jpg [3]  by BAR executive editor Glen Ford Occupy Wall Street activists are under some pressures to come up with demands to make of the powerful. However, “in many … Continue reading

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