Tag Archives: Occupy Boston

Groups Fault Boston Police For Surveillance

Groups Fault Boston Police For Surveillance By Monica Brady-Myerov October 18, 2012    90.9wbur Boston’s NPR Station BOSTON — The Boston chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union is asking the Boston Police Department to stop monitoring peaceful demonstrations, interrogating activists and categorizing peaceful groups as extremists. After reviewing hundreds of public police records the ACLU and the National […]

Katha Pollitt> Women: Occupy the Left

Women: Occupy the Left Katha Pollitt     May 2, 2012   |   This article appeared in the May 21, 2012 edition of The Nation. A woman who identified herself only as Jenna stopped on her way to work to join demonstrators with Occupy Boston on Monday, Oct. 3, 2011. (AP Photo/Josh Reynolds) Women’s rights have always been […]

Song Video> Mic Check> This is what democracy looks like . . .

Uploaded by SolidarityMusic on Oct 24, 2011 “1%, Your money’s spent to circumvent the People’s intent… You jacked the rent, caused this descent ‘cuz you broke our sacred covenant. I’ll pop a tent and we’ll pound cement. We won’t back down, no we won’t relent till we unfuck, to the full extent, what you did to corrupt to […]

Noam Chomsky Speaks to Occupy> If We Want a Chance at a Decent Future, the Movement Here and Around the World Must Grow

Noam Chomsky Speaks to Occupy: If We Want a Chance at a Decent Future, the Movement Here and Around the World Must Grow In a speech to Occupy Boston, the linguist and icon hailed the “unprecedented” first weeks of OWS. He cautioned protesters to build and educate first, strike later. Noam Chomsky | November 1, 2011  |  via […]