Police arrest Occupy protesters at UC Berkeley site

University of California police this morning arrested protesters from the “Occupy the Farm” movement, ending a standoff that had stretched out for weeks, The Oakland Tribune is reporting. Officers in riot gear and carrying batons closed in on the 10-acre site in Albany, Calif., that is used for...

Dick Gregory Protegé Pens Powerful Occupy Movement Song

Dick Gregory Protegé Pens Powerful Occupy Movement Song — Oh-No! Anthem to inspire Occupy protestors during Chicago’s NATO Summit — Nationwide (May 14, 2012) — A young musician whose activism and devotion to the Occupy Movement mimic that of...

The occupy movement and Obama ’12 are not one in the same

Last week I saw a car with two bumper stickers on it. One had a bumper sticker that said Obama 2012 on one side and we are the 99% on the other. Upon seeing this, I said to myself: Don’t these people know that those two different ideologies?? According to the folks at Occupy Chicago this is their take...

The 99 Percent Arts

The arts are positively integrated into the Occupy Movement in several ways, but they are also a front on which activists are attacking the economic system. While the arts field wrestles internally with issues of diversity and aging, attacks by Occupy activists are actually an affirmation of the relevance...

My Secret Gaming Payne: Look! It Moves! by Adi Tantimedh

Interesting weekend of video games as I watched a friend play the open beta for THE SECRET WORLD, an upcoming MMO game, and some MAX PAYNE 3. The two games are pretty much on opposite ends of the spectrum: THE SECRET WORLD is a subscription-based PC MMO role-playing game, MAX PAYNE 3 is a cinematic,...

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