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Category Archives: Occupy!

Occupy MLK Day


“But somewhere I read of the freedom of assembly. Somewhere I read of the freedom of speech. Somewhere I read of the freedom of press. Somewhere I read that the greatness of America is the right to protest for right. And so just as I say, we aren’t going to let dogs or water hoses […]

Missing The Point…On Purpose


I’m one who wishes that so much of the Occupy movement wasn’t about how the cops are treating people. It’s what happens, though, and I’m convinced it’s why the cops are encouraged to use such heavy-handed methods. It’s a fabulous tool for distraction. For instance. On May 1, 1970 at Kent State, the students were […]

We’re All For The Occupy Wall Street Protests


Sometimes, I think there’s value in just saying something in pure black-and-white even if it’s pretty damned obvious. Last night, well, I mean early this morning since my day job requires my presence until the wee hours, Papa Bonk and I are huddled around the cathode nipple watching Ketih Olbermann detail the stunning developments in […]