Monthly Archives: October 2012

Call to Action Nov. 7th, 2012

Share This:  Dear Dorothy, Election Day is next week. We need you now. Take the pledge: No More Stolen Elections! And forward this email to everyone you know. ~ PLEDGE OF ACTION: No More Stolen Elections! ~ WE REMEMBER Florida … Continue reading

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William Boardman | TransCanada Pipeline Protest in Fifth Week

William Boardman, Reader Supported News Boardman reports: “Officially, it seems, the Tar Sands Blockade was supposed to be over in mid-October, when The New York Times, having thus far ignored the story, announced that it was a ‘last-ditch bid.’ But … Continue reading

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Chevron Gives $2.5 Million to Conservative Super PAC

Rachael Marcus, The Center for Public Integrity Marcus reports: “Chevron Corp., ranked No. 3 on the Fortune 500 list of largest U.S. companies, made a $2.5 million contribution on Oct. 7 to the conservative Congressional Leadership Fund, a super PAC … Continue reading

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Spain Mulling Plan to Ban Photos & Videos of Police

By OccupyWallSt.org 24 October 12 In a move sure to send shivers down the spines of activists and civil liberties advocates everywhere, the Spanish government is taking steps to prohibit the filming and photographing of on-duty police and security forces, … Continue reading

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Leaked Audio Captures Romney Asking Employers to Tell Their Employees How to Vote

Mitt Romney holds a small business roundtable in a warehouse. Notably absent, employees. (photo: David McNew/Getty Images North America)   By Annie-Rose Strasser, ThinkProgress 18 October 12   ewly-discovered audio from a conference call in June captures Mitt Romney asking … Continue reading

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Food Sovereignty Advocates Occupy the World Food Prize

By Jake Olzen, Waging Nonviolence 18 October 12 The world’s leading agricultural and food policy experts are headed to Des Moines, Iowa, this week to celebrate the World Food Prize. The annual event heralds the achievements of individuals who have … Continue reading

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Occupy London Little Book of Ideas

By OccupyLondon 15 October 12 On the first anniversary of the Occupy London Stock Exchange camp just by St Paul’s Cathedral, Occupy London is pleased to announce the publication of its first book, which aims to demystify the financial world … Continue reading

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Join the Blockade of the Keystone Pipeline

By Chris Hedges, Truthdig 16 October 12 The next great battle of the Occupy movement may not take place in city parks and plazas, where the security and surveillance state is blocking protesters from setting up urban encampments./p> Instead it … Continue reading

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Global Noise takes on austerity: ‘We are not going to be silent’

Occupy Wall Street Published: 14 October, 2012, 08:05 People make noise as they take part in a casserole march to protest against government’s austerity reforms and the public payment of bank’s debts on October 13, 2012 in Madrid. (AFP Photo / … Continue reading

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Occupy Supporters Stage Protest in London

By Associated Press 15 October 12 LONDON (AP) — Several supporters of the anti-corporate Occupy movement chained themselves to the pulpit of St. Paul’s Cathedral during a service on Sunday in an action for the anniversary of its now-dismantled protest … Continue reading

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