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More than 60 arrested as protesters march on Wall Street

In celebration of the two month anniversary of the Occupy movement and in a show of defiance three days after the post-midnight raid of the original encampment, the Occupy Wall Street protesters marched on Wall Street this morning in a big show of support. Occasional violent clashes were reported between…

Daniel Ellsberg joins protest at UC Berkeley

Protesters at UC Berkeley were joined overnight Wednesday by former Defense Department official Daniel Ellsberg. The 80-year-old Ellsberg is credited with leaking the so-called Pentagon Papers to The New York Times in 1969, which revealed that the government had lied about the progress of the Vietnam war, among other things.…

Watch Live: ‘Occupy’ protesters converge on NY Stock Exchange

‘Occupy Wall Street’ protesters are marching on the New York Stock Exchange to begin a day of civil disobedience. You can watch one of the live streams below. Watch live streaming video from globalrevolution at livestream.com (Image via David Shankbone, Flickr commons)…

Elderly woman maced during ‘Occupy Seattle’ protest speaks out

Eighty-four-year-old activist Dorli Rainey spoke to Countdown host Keith Olbermann on Wednesday night after being pepper sprayed by police the previous night during an “Occupy Seattle” protest. The protest was formed in downtown Seattle in solidarity with “Occupy Wall Street” after it was raided by authorities. Police claimed they gave…

Occupy Portland demands mayor apologize for violent crackdown

Members of Occupy Portland’s liaison team gathered Tuesday to speak out against a violent police crackdown that left protester Justin James Bridges in a wheelchair. While Mayor Sam Adams had originally voiced support for the movement, he announced last week that protesters would be forced to leave the park. “You…

Judge issues restraining order against Zuccotti Park evictions

After ordering the eviction of protesters from Zuccotti Park, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Tuesday explained that the park would temporarily remain closed due to a court order that restrained the city from closing the park. A ruling issued by Judge Lucy Billings in the hours after the…

Watch: NYPD’s early morning raid on ‘Occupy Wall St.’

Video has emerged of New York City police preparing their raid, which Mayor Michael Bloomberg said was necessary to protect protesters, into Zuccotti Park to crackdown early Tuesday morning on ‘Occupy Wall Street’s’ sleeping bags and tents. Police reportedly came at around 1 AM and cordoned off the park, ordering…

WATCH LIVE: Evictions imminent at Occupy Oakland

Oakland police and other law enforcement officials were gathering Monday morning to evict Occupy Oakland protesters. The Nation‘s Greg Mitchell has a live blog here. Watch this live video from Occupy Oakland, broadcast Nov. 14, 2011.…

Watch live: Evicted Portland protesters occupy an intersection and confront police

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