Tag Archive: corporate greed

Occupy activists face growing criticism after failed port shutdown bid

Occupy protesters were facing growing criticism over Monday’s attempt to shut down the ports of America’s west coast, with unions condemning the action that left hundreds of its members unable to work. Terminals were effectively closed at Longview, Oakland and… (READ MORE)

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Protesters halt operations at some western ports

December 13, 2011 by legitgov ShareThis Protesters halt operations at some western ports 13 Dec 2011 After their successful attempts to block trucks and curb business at busy ports up and down the West Coast, some Occupy Wall Street protesters… (READ MORE)

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Occupy DC protesters arrested after building wooden structure in park

US park police have arrested Occupy DC protesters who refused to dismantle an unfinished wooden structure erected in a local park overnight. Protesters began constructing the wooden building on Saturday, but on Sunday police told them they needed a permit… (READ MORE)

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Occupy protesters take message about corporate greed to Black Friday shoppers in Calif.

November 26, 2011 by legitgov ShareThis Occupy protesters take message about corporate greed to Black Friday shoppers in Calif. 26 Nov 2011 Anti-Wall Street protesters took their message about corporate greed to Black Friday shoppers, staging demonstrations in commercial areas… (READ MORE)

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‘Unequal’ US sees Occupy clashes

26 October 2011 Last updated at 19:19 GMT Protests have sprung up across the US, mobilising thousands, in support of Occupy Wall Street Income inequality in the US has sharply increased in recent decades, a bipartisan analysis has revealed. The… (READ MORE)

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130 Occupy protesters arrested in Chicago

(CNN) — Chicago police arrested 130 “Occupy Chicago” protesters overnight for allegedly being in the city’s Grant Park after hours, authorities said Sunday. The crowd of protesters was estimated at more than 1,000 before police announced they had to vacate… (READ MORE)

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