Homeless Couple Gets A Home On Christmas Eve, Thanks To Innovative ‘Occupy’ Group

For one homeless couple the Occupy Madison (Wisconsin) group performed a small but awesome miracle… Think Progress For many couples, the thought of living together in a 96-square-foot house sounds awful. But for Chris Derrick and Betty Ybarra, it’s a Christmas miracle. That’s because Derrick and Ybarra  have spent the better part of a year… More Homeless Couple Gets A Home On Christmas Eve, Thanks To Innovative ‘Occupy’ Group

Texas Lawmaker Calls Wendy Davis A Terrorist For Blocking Anti-Abortion Bill

Since when is democracy and rule of law is terrorism? Think Progress Late last night, a Republican lawmaker compared Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis (D) and the crowd of her supporters to terrorists. Davis gained national attention and admirers overnight for launching an epic 13-hour filibuster that successfully blocked a restrictive abortion bill from becoming law. Once… More Texas Lawmaker Calls Wendy Davis A Terrorist For Blocking Anti-Abortion Bill

Why Are Homeowners Being Jailed for Demanding Wall Street Prosecutions?

That’s an excellent question… Rolling Stone Magazine Bankers go free while cops tase peaceful protesters and the Department of Justice targets journalists A two-day long housing protest outside the Department of Justice this week has resulted in nearly 30 arrests and several instances of law enforcement unnecessarily using tasers on activists, according to eye-witnesses. The… More Why Are Homeowners Being Jailed for Demanding Wall Street Prosecutions?

Jury Finds Occupy Wall Street Protester Innocent After Video Contradicts Police Testimony [Updated: VIDEO]

I found this interesting and decided to share… The Village Voice In the first jury trial stemming from an Occupy Wall Street protest, Michael Premo was found innocent of all charges yesterday after his lawyers presented video evidence directly contradicting the version of events offered by police and prosecutors. Premo, an activist and community organizer… More Jury Finds Occupy Wall Street Protester Innocent After Video Contradicts Police Testimony [Updated: VIDEO]

Sunday Morning Blog Round Up

Feds Defund Texas Women’s Health Program Video: Bin Laden aimed to assassinate Obama, Gen. Petraeus Santorum: If I Win Illinois, I’ll Win The Nomination Soldier accused of killing Afghan civilians returned US Chemical in fertilizer linked to higher cancer rates Video: Self-imposed recall tips WI senate balance New York Gets The Mississippi Treatment Chronicling Mitt’s… More Sunday Morning Blog Round Up

Keith slams Breitbart and anti-Occupy ‘propagandists’ for ‘exploiting rape victims’

If one takes the time to observe Andrew Breitbart, one might find that inside that angry facade is a very mean person who hates liberals with a  passion.   So much so in fact, that he might at times, manipulate videos to his own advantage or outright lie about the people that he hates,  just to… More Keith slams Breitbart and anti-Occupy ‘propagandists’ for ‘exploiting rape victims’

Occupy’s message to President Obama

Obama Tells Occupiers: ‘You’re The Reason I Ran For Office’ The Rachel Maddow Show House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi sent out a fundraising pitch today that casts Republicans as opposing Democrats and Occupy Wall Street, Greg Sargent reports . The former speaker draws a memo obtained by Chris Hayes  that shows Republican strategists offering their help in taking down… More Occupy’s message to President Obama

Right-wing press demands liberal media repeat “Occupy shooter” smear

Right -Wing Media is a wholly owned subsidiary of wackos and nuts… Salon How a disturbed would-be presidential assassin became another bizarre conservative meme Oscar Ramiro Ortega-Hernandez tried to kill President Barack Obama, by firing a gun at the White House, and one would think that that combination of “hating Obama” and “using a gun” would make… More Right-wing press demands liberal media repeat “Occupy shooter” smear

Rep. Joe Walsh: Veterans at ‘Occupy Wall Street’ protests are anti-American

The Raw Story Rep. Joe Walsh (R-IL) on Saturday blasted the “Occupy Wall Street” movement and suggested it was a ploy to help re-elect Barack Obama in 2012. “I generally think this whole Occupy Wall Street stuff is a well orchestrated, well-funded far left effort to disrupt the American people and rile up Obama’s left… More Rep. Joe Walsh: Veterans at ‘Occupy Wall Street’ protests are anti-American

VIDEO: Clowns Arrested at Occupy Wall Street

Yes Lab A small group of Occupy Wall Street activists engaged in a near-successful corrida against the Wall Street Bull. The incident began when two clowns, Hannah Morgan and Louis Jargow, scaled the steel barricades protecting the landmark. The clowns began spanking and climbing the beast, traditional ways of coaxing a bull into anger in… More VIDEO: Clowns Arrested at Occupy Wall Street