Cornel West and Dennis Trainer arrested at Supreme Court at Occupy DC/October2011 + Speech


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Updated: Oct. 17, 2011 added West’s speech

on Oct 16, 2011

For the dedication of the MLK Jr statue, Cornell West decided to get arrested on the steps of the Supreme Court to protest the Citizens United case.


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Chris Hedges at Occupy DC: Either you are a rebel or a slave

Occupy COMO

with Chris Hedges
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Oct. 9, 2011

on Oct 6, 2011

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Anti-war Occupy DC protesters pepper sprayed at the National Air and Space Museum + Conservative Infiltrator?

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Updated: Oct. 10, 2011 added a video


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on Oct 8, 2011

Occupy Washington DC protesters were pepper sprayed at a protest at the National Air and Space Museum.

The protest was targeted against the museum’s celebration of the use of Drones, which have been used to kill scores of innocent civilians. The protest was successful, with a SWAT policeman turning away tourists, saying the museum was shut down.

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Chris Hedges at October2011 Occupy DC: The Corporate State is in Trouble

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Oct. 7, 2011

Chris Hedges: No way in US system to vote against banks

on Oct 6, 2011

Between Occupy Wall Street, in New York, and the other cities it’s spread to, as well as the October 2011 movement that just began here in D.C, something seems to be happening in this country. Earlier at Freedom Plaza Chris Hedges, Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter and author, tells us what this could lead to.

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Worse than the Cold War or Vietnam – America Today by Timothy V. Gatto

By Timothy V. Gatto
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Sept. 30, 2011

Occupy Wall Street October 1st

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I have to admit that I’m really pissed off. It’s no longer just being angry about the situation in Washington; it’s about what’s happening to America. This country is failing. People are unemployed, and we are neglecting the poor and homeless. What’s happening here? Where is the government when it comes to protecting the welfare of the people? Why are so many crazies in the House and Senate? I’m talking about my Senators; Jim DeMint and Bang-Bang Lindsey Graham who used to be sane. The South Carolina Senators do not represent me. Continue reading

The Punk Patriot: Nonviolence

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on Sep 5, 2011

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The Frank Factor and The Punk Patriot: The Whole F**king Thing’s Coming Down

Updated: Oct. 16, 2011 added another video

Capitalism Kills, Kill Capitalism

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Chris Hedges: Time for Civil Disobedience!

Save democracy fight corporate fascism

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with Chris Hedges
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August 3, 2011

 on Aug 3, 2011

Chris Hedges talks about his plans to participate in the sustained occupation of Freedom Plaza, beginning on October 6th.

video by Dennis Trainor, Jr

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