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I Support The Occupy Movement

For those of us who Support the Occupy Movement! 336 People

    Ray Lutz Arrested At Occupy!

    Ya'll remember Ray don'tcha?... He's the guy that tried to run for the 52nd Congressional seat in Ca. Hey.. he only got beat by a margin of two to one!... Not bad ... not bad.. His campaign strategy may have had something to do with his poor showing: The brain-trust strategy...
    williemcd williemcd 51-55, M Nov 30, 2011

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    There's A Million Ways To Make A Buck

        And you should.  Be self-reliant.  Take care of business.  Pay your bills, work hard... have some self-respect for God's sake.... or your own if you've concluded there isn't a God after all.  Don't depend on your parents.  Pay your own rent until you can afford a...
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M Jan 28, 2012

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    Pundits

    I don't like posting political writing because a lot of time my thoughts aren't very well thought out and I don't feel like getting into debates with complete virtual strangers who may misunderstand the sentiment behind the semantics, but I just caught the tail end of some...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Oct 16, 2011

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    Anger

    There are so many perspectives on the Occupy movement. It's hard to find a balanced view of it. In the end, I truly support the intention and spirit of the Occupy people. I feel people should take the meaning and the message behind their actions, and not the actual manifestations...
    hibislo hibislo 31-35 Dec 3, 2011

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    The Times, They Are Changing

    This is the beginning of revolution, what an exciting time to be alive! This will be the end of debt based currency, the end of an economy that is divorced from the economy of nature, the end of rampant commercialization. I have such hope for the future; a future I can imagine...
    NeonBlueMidnight NeonBlueMidnight 26-30, M 7 Responses Oct 19, 2011

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    Fox News Suggests Second Ammendment Remedies Be Used Against OWS

    Source: PoliticusUSA "On Tuesday's edition of Fox News' "The Five", one of the members of the panel suggested the occupiers should be aware of gun-slinging Americans who oppose the Occupy Movement. It is nothing new for Fox to encourage their listeners to consider 2nd Amendment...
    goodogstay goodogstay 46-50, M 1 Response Dec 1, 2011

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    Thirty Years Of Gaming

    A lot of rules and regulations have been gamed over the past thirty years or so against the public. "Deregulation" means corporations have been allowed to do as they please in regard to pricing and products. A recent example is the state by state deregulation of retail...
    CrazyWaterSpring CrazyWaterSpring 51-55, M Mar 27, 2012

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    Protest

    Mike Garson has written a nice little tune in support of the Occupy World protesters.  It's a beautiful piece.
    Aether71 Aether71 36-40, M 2 Responses Nov 18, 2011

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    How Republicans Are Being Taught To Talk About Occupy Wall Street

    ORLANDO, Fla. -- The Republican Governors Association met this week in Florida to give GOP state executives a chance to rejuvenate, strategize and team-build. But during a plenary session on Wednesday, one question kept coming up: How can Republicans do a better job of talking...
    Aether71 Aether71 36-40, M 5 Responses Dec 1, 2011

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    You All Need To Watch The Zeitgeist Film.

    http://topdocumentaryfilms.com/zeitgeist-moving-forward/This is the link to the third one, and if that is all you see then it is enough. I take it as near prophecy. I live by these ideas as they are the same as what I had before I saw the film itself. I hope you glean something...
    wanderingabout wanderingabout 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 8, 2011

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    APEC World Leaders Dinner Gets Occupied

    November 13, 2011 Honolulu "A change in the programmed entertainment at last night's Asian-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) gala left a few world leaders slack-jawed, though most seemed not to notice that anything was amiss. During the gala dinner, renowned Hawaiian guitarist...
    goodogstay goodogstay 46-50, M 3 Responses Nov 13, 2011

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    Hate To Say I Told You So, .... But

    "The end of democracy and the defeat of the American Revolution will occur when government falls into the hands of the lending institutions and the moneyed incorporations." Thomas Jefferson, 1816.
    AngryWhiteMan AngryWhiteMan 51-55, M Jun 4, 2012

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    More Good OWS News From South Carolina

    Source....The State Newspaper December 1st. 2011 Columbia, South Carolina-----"Richland County's chief prosecutor said Thursday that he dismissed charges against Occupy Columbia protesters who were arrested last month when they defied the governor's deadline to leave Statehouse...
    goodogstay goodogstay 46-50, M 1 Response Dec 1, 2011

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    Occupy Pissed At The Homeless.

    One guy on here laments for the cities that will now have to pick up the tab for feeding the homeless now that the garbage ridden tent cities have been vacated. Garbage ridden?... 30 TONS of garbage from the LA Occupy site... I'd post this response to that concern for the cities...
    williemcd williemcd 51-55, M Dec 2, 2011

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    OCCUPY WALL STREET ACTIVIST FOUND GUILTY OF

    ASSAULTING POLICE OFFICER Source: The Guradian May 5, 2014 An Occupy Wall Street activist is facing up to seven years in prison after being convicted by a jury in Manhattan of assaulting a New York City police officer as he led her out of a protest. Cecily McMillan was found...
    goodogstay goodogstay 46-50, M 1 Response May 5, 2014

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    Why?

    On the first day that I discovered the Occupy Wall Street movement I wondered what it was all about. I don't think I was alone in this but one thing is certain. The message has evolved over time and has become more powerful with each day that it exists. And to me the message is...
    cclay1358 cclay1358 51-55, M Nov 22, 2011

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    Police Stop Occupy Construction In D.c.

    New York Times, Monday December 5, 2011 Occupy D.C. protesters started building what looked like a small barn early Sunday in the middle of a park two blocks from the White House where they have been camping out, setting off a series of arrests and a standoff with the police that...
    goodogstay goodogstay 46-50, M 1 Response Dec 5, 2011

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    How It Is In South Carolina

    You wouldn't think that Occupy would have much activity in South Carolina, but a small and determined band of folks have been occupying the South lawn of the Statehouse since almost the beginning. They didn't pitch tents, but had sleeping bags and a solar cooker, and quite a bit...
    cysi cysi 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 26, 2011

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    Selected News Media Barred From Occupy La Evictions Last Night

    During the eviction of occupy LA last night, the city government gave limited and "controlled" access of what could be reported by the media. Also, they limited access to "which" media could be present at the park during the evictions. Those who weren’t allowed to be...
    cclay1358 cclay1358 51-55, M 4 Responses Nov 30, 2011

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    An Important Repost

    http://spfaust.wordpress.com/2011/10/15/repost-letter-from-a-liberal-to-a-young-marine-that-53-guy/ This letter is extremely moving and beautifully captures the purpose of the Occupy movement while putting it in terms that anyone can understand.  (All members are urged to read...
    PHOTMAMA PHOTMAMA 26-30, F 11 Responses Nov 18, 2011

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    Links From Iron Bolt Bruce, An American I Can Trust.

    Should all be good links, coy and paste i think. Before Bushbama Signs the NDAA and SOPA... http://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/pending-legislation ...Share These Eye-Opening Videos With Those Who Still Don't Get It: 1984: The Movie http://www.youtube.com/watch?v...
    wanderingabout wanderingabout 31-35, M Dec 23, 2011

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    Not sure that I understand the movement.

    Fundamentally business is just people coming together to create win- win situations. What's so bad about that?
    kevkevdel kevkevdel 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 6, 2015

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    The Camps Are Next To Come, And Not The Cool Kind Of Camp.

     05 Dec 2011 Internment/Resettlement (I/R) Specialists in the Army are primarily responsible for day-to-day operations in a military confinement/correctional facility or detention/internment facility. I/R Specialists provide rehabilitative, health, welfare, and security to U.S...
    wanderingabout wanderingabout 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 7, 2011

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    CIA's Role In Nationwide Crackdown On Occupy Movement

    CIA DOUBLE-SPEAK ON FULL DISPLAY AS INTELLIGENCE AGENCY REFUSES TO RESPOND TO FOIA REQUEST ON IT'S ROLE IN THE NATIONWIDE CRACKDOWN ON OCCUPY MOVEMENT! Partnership For Civil Justice Fund December 20, 2011 The Central Intelligence Agency is refusing to process a Freedom Of...
    goodogstay goodogstay 46-50, M 3 Responses Dec 24, 2011

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    Occupy USA Blog Thursday Jan 5, 2012 By Greg Mitchell

    Occupiers in San Diego plan to take a Greyhound [bus] all the way to D.C for the Jan 17 actions. Occupy Congress just Tweeted "We have the West Front of the U.S. Capital reserved for what will be an historic protest on Jan 17." Just received a press release forwarded by singer...
    goodogstay goodogstay 46-50, M Jan 5, 2012

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    PseudoNymph PseudoNymph 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 6, 2011

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    If They Lock Us Up In Camps, What Is The Next Move?

      I believe that if they do begin to put into camps because we protest we will have no choice but to fight back. I for one shall not be easily taken nor will I stay there if I have half a chance of escape. I will fight till the day I die for the rights that where given me by my...
    wanderingabout wanderingabout 31-35, M 2 Responses Dec 8, 2011

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    PseudoNymph PseudoNymph 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 16, 2011

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    Inside Job

    If anyone cares to know why the Occupy Movement is so ticked at Wall Street. Or how we ended up in the mess we're in. I highly recommend Inside Job, a documentary narrated by Matt Damon.
    ruinvisible2 ruinvisible2 41-45, M 2 Responses Feb 16, 2012

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    Our Parents Never Worked In A World Like This

    Some people mock the 99 Pertencers and the OWS Movements saying they are lazy and that they should return to the "work ethic" of our parents generations.Our parents never worked in the world as ****** up as 2011. In 1960 our parents had labor unions that negotiated decent wages...
    niceguyinhell niceguyinhell 31-35, M 6 Responses Nov 18, 2011

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    To All The Moderate Females On Here.. Bachman.

    i know the story is almost a week old but.. You have to be aware that when Michelle Bachman was being introduced on the Jimmy Fallon show, the band played an intro song titled: "Lying *** *****"... Your reaction?.. Silence or outrage?.. Bill in Va.
    williemcd williemcd 51-55, M Nov 28, 2011

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    Announcement.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HrXyLrTRXso  This is it, time to speak up, regardless of what you think, it has gone too far now.
    wanderingabout wanderingabout 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 9, 2011

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    I Support The Occupy Movement, But Not All Members Of This Group Do...., Some are FAKES!

    Contained in the Community Guidelines of Experience Project is the following: "This is a community of Positive Support, where members share the experiences important to them...to connect with like-minded people who understand them without being judged" If one types in "I Support...
    goodogstay goodogstay 46-50, M 5 Responses Nov 6, 2011

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    Umm… just a question.

    What are all of you intending to protest about anyway (which you did previously)? I know you're the 99% versus 1% with high income (or so I think) but it isn't really clear what you believe in, and it seems that some of you have very different motives. Sincerely, A bystander
    everybodyclapyourhands everybodyclapyourhands 13-15, F 2 Responses May 5, 2014

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    Bad-dog-run Posts Bs.. So I've Got To Retort Via A Separate Thread!..

    Lil doggie won't allow debate on his threads so.... The Five at Five.. apparently doggie doesn't watch the show else he'd know that Greg G is a satirist. A comedian... and that one of the panelist is an ardent liberal Bob Beckel!... The format of the show is that each of the 5...
    williemcd williemcd 51-55, M Dec 1, 2011

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    Idiots In Dc Think They Can Build A Structure Anywhere They Want!...

    Boy are these kids going to face a rude awakening once they get over this adolescent exercise in civil dis-behavior... Once they finally get off their lazy *****.. meet someone that they want to provide for and decide to become responsible adults.. they will finally wake up. I...
    williemcd williemcd 51-55, M 2 Responses Dec 6, 2011

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    The Tea Party Demands Equal Protection Under The Law.... 14th Amendment.

    The Richmond TEA Party just presented the city of Richmond, Virginia's mayor with a bill for $8,500.00. These are the cost we incurred from permits, port-a-jons, fees and security for a one day assembly in a local city plaza. We applied for the permits, paid the expenses.. and...
    williemcd williemcd 51-55, M 2 Responses Nov 1, 2011

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    Nobody's Looking For A Handout... Just A Level Playing Field

          It's pretty simple really.  "I've got mine - **** everybody else" isn't going to cut it anymore.
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 3 Responses Nov 24, 2011

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    Tragedy In Seattle: Peaceful Demonstration Results In Police Brutality

    From truthout.org: A pregnant woman in Seattle, 19-year-old Jennifer Fox, who was beaten in the stomach twice by two different Seattle police officers, and then pepper sprayed, has miscarried. She said,"I was standing in the middle of the crowd when the police started moving in...
    BonVie BonVie 41-45, M 15 Responses Nov 22, 2011

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    Man Arrested For Registering Voters At Occupy San Diego

    2010 Democratic Candidate for CA's 52nd Congressional District Ray Lutz was arrested today at Occupy San Diego for setting up a voter registration table. It is currently being reported that he is being charged with Trespassing.. Vidro & more http://www.dailykos.com/story/2011...
    goodogstay goodogstay 46-50, M 2 Responses Nov 30, 2011

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    We The People / Prelude To Revolution

         "We have petitioned and our petitions have been discarded; we have entreated and our entreaties have been scorned.  We beg no more, we petition no longer, we now defy."     -     William Jennings Bryan
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M Nov 30, 2011

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    Boomerang

         Kudos to New York Mayor Bloomberg and others for "cleaning up" Zuccotti Park!     You have effectively galvanized the movement by arresting hundreds and bringing further global attention to our out of control corporatocracy!     Guess what..., "They're Baaack."
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M Nov 16, 2011

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    The Time For Action Is Now

    My friends, I am a leader of the Occupancy, and today I reach out to you in solidarity, calling on you to take your own leadership of this movement.  We are now occupying the so-called economy.  It's a boycott!  Spread the word.I say "so called" economy, because there is...
    NeonBlueMidnight NeonBlueMidnight 26-30, M 2 Responses Jan 8, 2012

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