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Police in riot gear and biohazard suits removed Black Friday Shoppers from their camp at a Los Angeles City shopping center on Wednesday, arresting nearly 300 people and fencing off the area. On ...
by LieparDestin
Comment Count 79 comments on Thu Nov 28, 2013 at 03:23 AM PST with 231 Recommends
For four months Fort Hernandez , the defiantly renamed Hernandez residence in Van Nuys, California has stood against Bank of America. Its band of Occupiers, allies and friends of the family has been ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 21 comments on Mon Dec 24, 2012 at 10:51 AM PST with 86 Recommends
This is Cross-X-Bones Livestreaming:
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Oct 01, 2012 at 05:00 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
When your house is invaded by insects, everyone knows it's time to call the exterminator. When your house is invaded by ghosts, everyone of movie-going age in 1984 knew it was time to call ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Oct 01, 2012 at 07:37 AM PDT with 51 Recommends
Author's Note: This is my newest essay published on my blog. I am cross-publishing here, because I so value DKos' many contributors and great thinkers and would love to hear your comments and ...
by CharlesInCharge
Comment Count 94 comments on Sat Aug 18, 2012 at 10:36 AM PDT with 51 Recommends
Author's Note I published this piece on my blog earlier today, but thought people on DKos would enjoy reading it also. I always find the comments here so useful, entertaining, hilarious and\or ...
by CharlesInCharge
Comment Count 59 comments on Wed Jul 25, 2012 at 06:58 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
A week ago, a police riot in Los Angeles erupted after some Occupiers decided to hand out chalk during an Art Fest in Los Angeles. Several days after, witnesses and advocates testified before the ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Jul 18, 2012 at 05:26 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
This is the escalator down to the 14th & Broadway BART station at Oscar Grant Plaza in downtown Oakland, CA. We Have Chalk, They Have Guns. Tell Me Who Are The Violent Ones? It is steps away ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 35 comments on Fri Jul 13, 2012 at 04:40 PM PDT with 73 Recommends
A girl was drawing hopscotch. A guy next to her wrote ‘I want peace.’ The next thing, they started arresting people. Everything was calm before the riot police showed up.” -- CBS News Update/...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 258 comments on Thu Jul 12, 2012 at 11:01 PM PDT with 258 Recommends
The redactionaries over at the Department of Homeland Security have recently been forced to cough up more than 300 pages of files they have been creating that relate to the occupy movement. They did ...
by Clay Claiborne
Comment Count 28 comments on Sun May 27, 2012 at 08:32 AM PDT with 35 Recommends
There are times when I really hate Los Angeles. Locked in traffic on the 405 during rush hour, going to a bar or restaurant filled with hipster posers, watching the drivel that passes for local TV ...
by CharlesInCharge
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon May 14, 2012 at 12:57 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
My fellow OccupyLA protestor and 99%'r extra-ordinaire - Pete Thottham - continues his dedicated efforts to make a change. Pete Thottham quit his elected position due to the realization of ...
by laserhaas
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat May 12, 2012 at 12:19 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
On May Day - also known as International Workers Day - the Campaign for a Healthy California , Occupy LA and Occupy LA Wellness held a rally in support of universal health care. The rally at ...
by California One Care
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri May 11, 2012 at 03:10 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
I wrote a series of reports about Occupy Los Angeles last fall and winter before the camp was broken up. I hope the following report carries on that tradition. Report continues below the fold.
by CharlesInCharge
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed May 02, 2012 at 11:59 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
After about one minute is the part where the livestream arrives at the scene.
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed Feb 15, 2012 at 11:22 PM PST with 4 Recommends
This very informative report on the struggles of Occupy Oakland comes from The North Star and is reprinted here with their complete permission. This ...
by Clay Claiborne
Comment Count 79 comments on Mon Jan 30, 2012 at 12:38 PM PST with 57 Recommends
As a visiting Occupier from Occupy Los Angeles put it to the Occupy Oakland General Assembly yesterday: We have a lot of time to shut down the whole world.
by jpmassar
Comment Count 212 comments on Mon Jan 30, 2012 at 08:21 AM PST with 91 Recommends
I have been planning forever to do a follow up diary on Libya. If you have been following me here you know that no sooner than ...
by Clay Claiborne
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Jan 13, 2012 at 11:35 PM PST with 4 Recommends
"The Venice General Assembly states its opposition to any city council decision or resolution that would dispense with a ballot referendum under the justification that democracy is too messy ...
by ImpeccableLiberalCredentials
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Jan 13, 2012 at 09:06 AM PST with 1 Recommend
Time’s oversimplification diminishes the complexities and diversity of movement-building. The cover story and its powerful imagery imply that to win a social movement, one need only tie on a ...
by PauPau
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Dec 19, 2011 at 04:56 PM PST with 22 Recommends