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Hello, I briefly visited the “We are the 53%” website, ...
by Max Udargo
Comment Count 644 comments on Wed Oct 12, 2011 at 09:01 AM PDT with 1734 Recommends
Like most bullies, the banks are cowards. They talk a big game, but if confronted with their crimes, they run for cover and go whining to "mommy." Today, I walked up and down a sidewalk, in front ...
by marvinborg
Comment Count 385 comments on Wed Nov 02, 2011 at 03:56 PM PDT with 1266 Recommends
I’m not sure how it started, but the slogan “ We Are the 99% ” is doing something that Democrats have failed to do and Republicans have feared for decades. What is this? Take ...
by akadjian
Comment Count 246 comments on Mon Oct 10, 2011 at 03:57 AM PDT with 684 Recommends
The big banks are "bracing themselves". They have bought into the symbolism of November 5th and are hoping to survive the flood of discontent. The fee debacle will blow over, the anger will abate, ...
by marvinborg
Comment Count 297 comments on Sun Nov 06, 2011 at 01:18 PM PST with 635 Recommends
The spirit of Occupy Wall Street has entered the hallowed halls of The New York Times. Not because the paper is covering OWS, mind you. Rather, an uprising has arisen within the paper itself. The ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 242 comments on Thu Jan 05, 2012 at 06:04 PM PST with 622 Recommends
This past week, I got to pamphlet a Chase and a BofA with a home made flyer. It pissed off the bankers so much, that they called the police, resulting in this diary: Today, CNN Money is doing a ...
by marvinborg
Comment Count 107 comments on Fri Nov 04, 2011 at 10:53 PM PDT with 530 Recommends
Update: The Food Kitchen in Newport Beach, where this incident took place, has informed the Huffington Post that the receipt in question was (fortunately) altered and is not authentic. While this ...
by David Harris Gershon
Comment Count 488 comments on Sun Feb 26, 2012 at 07:42 AM PST with 488 Recommends
It's amazing what happens when the cameras aren't rolling. If you think the 47% comment was bad, just wait until you hear what was said by a CEO at a recent event I attended full of wealthy people,
by newyorknewyork
Comment Count 358 comments on Sat Oct 20, 2012 at 01:41 PM PDT with 481 Recommends
Today is the beginning of an event bringing the 99% to Congress. In Washington this week, I decide to follow a group trying to meet with Representative Elton Gallegly (R-CA-24), because I am a ...
by RLMiller
Comment Count 156 comments on Tue Dec 06, 2011 at 03:16 PM PST with 471 Recommends
…Under the best of conditions, we will endure a Long Slump. If we respond incorrectly, as we have been, the Long Slump will last even longer, and the parallel with the Depression ...
by bobswern
Comment Count 317 comments on Tue Dec 13, 2011 at 11:26 PM PST with 453 Recommends
I had a very transient childhood where I never went to any school for more than 4 years. Many times I went to a school for as little as a few weeks to a month. Being the The New Kid became ...
by libcharisma
Comment Count 126 comments on Thu Oct 27, 2011 at 10:16 AM PDT with 375 Recommends
First the Bain back-story ... that is impacting Middle Class American Jobs, even as you read this. Here Is What's Happening at the Bain-Owned Auto Parts Manufacturer Sensata by Dave Johnson, truth-
by jamess
Comment Count 151 comments on Fri Oct 19, 2012 at 06:48 PM PDT with 365 Recommends
Watch it. What more needs to be said? Except, of course ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 197 comments on Sat Nov 05, 2011 at 05:26 PM PDT with 364 Recommends
Tonight, watching Mr. Romney's Illinois primary victory speech, my attitude toward the former governor changed abruptly. I no longer find him funny or endearingly pathetic. I find him hateful.
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 180 comments on Tue Mar 20, 2012 at 06:50 PM PDT with 352 Recommends
Walmart, one of the richest corporations in the world, refuses to pay its employees a livable wage or provide any form of decent healthcare, increasing reliance on government assistance, and the ...
by Paddy Ryan
Comment Count 126 comments on Wed Oct 10, 2012 at 03:48 PM PDT with 319 Recommends
It's all so easy if you're part of ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 308 comments on Mon Nov 04, 2013 at 02:39 PM PST with 316 Recommends
No, you can't have more. We need the money for bombs. Too bad, hungry kids. This country, according to the GOP, can't afford to give you any more food stamps than your monthly allotment. Keep ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 306 comments on Tue Sep 23, 2014 at 03:00 PM PDT with 269 Recommends
I was talking to my own mother this morning about the latest media frenzy over motherhood. My mom also raised five boys (plus a daughter — me). She also did her time as a stay-at-home mom, but ...
by Grassroots Mom
Comment Count 135 comments on Tue Apr 17, 2012 at 10:35 AM PDT with 265 Recommends
Today is the 4 month anniversary of Occupy Wall Street. We are down here in D.C. to lobby Congress on behalf of the 99%. We want quality jobs. We want campaign finance reform. We want the rich to ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 114 comments on Tue Jan 17, 2012 at 06:39 AM PST with 249 Recommends
Not the week I was expecting, but when is it ever? So, my pal Grace has suddenly started falling down. That's not so good, but what do you do? If you're Grace's neighbors, you call 911 and head to ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 62 comments on Fri Oct 19, 2012 at 07:50 PM PDT with 246 Recommends