There Go Those Bank Fees Again!

Occupy LA protestors march through the downtown Los Angeles financial district on ‘Bank Transfer Day,’ November 5, 2011. Bank Transfer Day, created by the Occupy movement, is a national effort to get people to move their money from large corporate banks into smaller banks or credit unions....

Meet George Martinez, Occupy’s Rapping Brooklynite Congressional Candidate

With Occupy Wall Street’s once ubiquitous physical presence decimated, the movement’s attempts to start anew have sputtered. “Burned out, out of money, out of ideas,” lamented Adbusters this week. A Harvard social scientist blamed ” a failure to engage in tactical...

Occupy return to St Paul’s on pilgrimage of protest

Occupy Faith, a protest group associated with the Occupy movement, includes people of all faiths who share the movement’s goals of encouraging greater social justice and condemning corporate greed. A band of around 30 protesters set off from the steps of St Paul’s on a “Pilgrimage for Justice”, which...

Occupying Consciousness: Spiritual Activism 2.0

The Evolver Social Movement has just released a free e-book anthology examining the unprecedented spiritual activism of the Occupy Movement. Featuring writers like media guru Doug Rushkoff, Yale anthropology associate professor David Graeber, “Fifth Sacred Thing” author Starhawk and British...

Bowerbirds – “Overcome With Light”

Ever since leaving the cottage a few weeks ago, I’ve been stricken with city-fever, an ailment that causes you to wake up by alarm clock instead of sunlight, stay indoors for long periods of time on your computer, and never hang out with deer. Desperate to return to the natural world and just chill,...

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