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By the time I got to Chase Park, the first tricklings of a crowd had begun to congregate at the corner of Ashland and Leland Avenues. A small group of men clad almost exclusively in black rucked ...
by Virally Suppressed
Comment Count 108 comments on Wed Jun 11, 2014 at 05:30 PM PDT with 177 Recommends
We in ...
by noise of rain
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Feb 09, 2014 at 08:46 AM PST with 38 Recommends
The Chicago Tribune is suing the Occupied Chicago Tribune for naming rights. Now my understanding is that as far as newspaper names are concerned the modification of the name with the word Occupied ...
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 33 comments on Mon Jun 11, 2012 at 09:11 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
(Alleged Chicago Police Department Agent Provocateurs "Gloves" (left) and "Mo") Mayor Rahm Emanuel is not happy, from WLS Chicago : Occupy Chicago protesters have put up on the ...
by DSWright
Comment Count 44 comments on Thu May 24, 2012 at 03:40 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
TRIGGER WARNING VIDEOS OF POLICE VIOLENCE FOLLOWS:
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat May 19, 2012 at 09:20 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
TRIGGER WARNING POLICE VIOLENCE:
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat May 19, 2012 at 08:51 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
Y'know I love a good protest just like most other Americans, be they Tea Party or #Occupy - there's a reason that Free Speech is the 1st of all Amendments - but this right here is simply off the ...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 55 comments on Sat May 19, 2012 at 06:35 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Not too long ago the Chicago Police had set up blockades preventing marchers from proceeding further Occupied Chi Tribune @OccupiedChiTrib RT @zdroberts: Police blocking protest at congress http://...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 47 comments on Sat May 19, 2012 at 04:47 PM PDT with 62 Recommends
I know these are just tweets and are as of yet unverified, which I am trying to do. Not all of those arrested were released yet. BREAKING: SERIOUS CHARGES PLACED ON THE LAST 3 ARRESTEES. PLEASE ...
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 33 comments on Sat May 19, 2012 at 12:04 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
Scenes from the march of several thousand from the start at Union Park, through the streets to its end point at Federal Plaza, as well as the annual ceremony at the Monument at Haymarket Square. ...
by Hyde Park Johnny
Comment Count 2 comments on Sat May 19, 2012 at 10:30 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Protesters march on North Side over alleged police ...
by Hyde Park Johnny
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu May 17, 2012 at 08:36 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
PRESS RELEASE: Chicago Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild National Lawyers Guild Condemns Preemptive Police Raids & Unlawful Searches on the Streets. Early morning house raid in Bridgeport and ...
by Hyde Park Johnny
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu May 17, 2012 at 08:17 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
Timcast is the Livestreamer today.:
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue May 15, 2012 at 05:45 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue May 15, 2012 at 01:32 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
This video was anonymously submitted to NewsPower recently, it shows Police officers intimidating and threatening physical violence against protestors arriving in Chicago on May 9th, 2012 “’...
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu May 10, 2012 at 07:25 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
UPDATE: The the encampment in the vacant lot across the street from Chicago's Woodlawn Clinic was dismantled by the police, but no arrests were made. The Woodlawn Mental Health Clinic is scheduled ...
by BobboSphere
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Apr 16, 2012 at 07:13 PM PDT with 41 Recommends
UPDATED: Fourteen DePaul University students have staged a campus occupation against the university's tuition policy -- the first occupation at a US Catholic university this year. The following ...
by Hyde Park Johnny
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Mar 03, 2012 at 11:34 PM PST with 18 Recommends
The tide is turning in Chicago. Although not reflected in the mainstream media, there is a growing resistance to Mayor Rahm Emanuel's policies -- a man who was elected by 22% of registered voters. ...
by Tristero 312
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Feb 24, 2012 at 10:17 AM PST with 8 Recommends
A little over two years after the Republic Windows and Doors workers in Chicago won back their pay and benefits from the closing company by occupying their Goose Island factory, they are at it again.
by Hyde Park Johnny
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu Feb 23, 2012 at 07:31 PM PST with 60 Recommends
Let's pack the next Chicago Board of Education meeting! On Wednesday, February 22nd, the Board will vote to turnaround, phase-out, and close more neighborhood schools. 6:00AM-8:00 AM picket CPS ...
by Hyde Park Johnny
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Feb 21, 2012 at 07:41 PM PST with 4 Recommends