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Civil Disobedience

  1. the kavanaugh hearings
    Democrats Take ‘Civil Disobedience’ Stance in Leaking Kavanaugh DocumentsIn an escalation of protests over a rushed procedure with concealment of documents, Democrats start leaking them and Republicans threaten retaliation.
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    Capitol Police Arrest More Than 600 Women Chanting ‘Abolish ICE’According to reports, Representative Jayapal and Susan Sarandon were among those arrested.
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    Joan Rivers Handcuffed Herself to a Costco Shopping CartIn protest.
  4. Protesters Blocking Bridge Fall for ‘Ambulance Is Coming’ TrickThen they got arrested anyway.
  5. Xena’s Lucy Lawless Occupies NZ Oil-Rig ShipThat is one badass last name.
  6. Eviction Deadlines Pass at Occupy L.A. and Occupy PhiladelphiaThe protesters are hanging tight for now.
  7. Keith Gessen Among the Writers and Journalists Arrested at Occupy Wall StreetBoth traditional and nontraditional members of the press have been arrested.
  8. Can Occupy Wall Street Avenge Its Eviction?All eyes will be on both the protesters and the police tomorrow.
  9. Thousands Protest at White House Over PipelineThe protests were purposely held exactly one year before the 2012 election to send a message.
  10. Occupy D.C. Protests Koch Brothers Meeting, Three Hit By CarThree hit by a car amid conflicting reports.
  11. Watch Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker Get Drowned Out by the People’s MikeMike check. (MIKE CHECK!)”
  12. Occupy Wall Street Stands With National Spinoffs As Oakland SimmersMayors nationwide are getting nervous.
  13. Cornel West Arrested Again, This Time at a Stop-and-Frisk ProtestAbout 30 people were apprehended in all.
  14. Occupy Everywhere: Dispatches From Demonstrations Around the World, Vol. 1A roundup of international news from the loosely linked protests.
  15. Jesse Jackson Literally Links Arms With Occupy Wall Street Protesters to Protect Medical TentLast night brought another mini-showdown with police.
  16. Thirty Days of Occupy Wall StreetThe month in photos features the clashes, cleanup, and the signs, of course.
  17. NYPD Clashes With Protesters Captured in Violent Videos [Updated]Videos from this morning’s marches show fights and arrests.
  18. City Backs Down in Zuccotti Standoff, Occupy Wall Street Protesters EmboldenedThe city backs down in the face of more than 1,000 strong.
  19. What Will Become of Occupy Wall Street: A Protest Historian’s GuideTwo activist old-timers lay out a few possibilities.
  20. NYPD Says Protesters Can’t Bring Belongings Back to Zuccotti Park After CleaningIs it eviction time?
  21. Pepper-Sprayed Protester Pursuing Charges Against CopOccupy Wall Street woman goes after officer.
  22. There Are Occupy Wall Street CondomsSay goodbye to the next generation.
  23. Expect a New James O’Keefe Video Any Day NowHe stopped by Occupy Wall Street today.
  24. Bloomberg Softens Stance on Occupy Wall Street, Says They Can StayAs long as they “obey the laws.”
  25. ‘Journalist’ Poses As Protester, Gets Pepper-Sprayed for a StoryYou’re doing it wrong.
  26. Building the Brand: Grading Occupy Wall Street Protest SignsAn ad exec and PR professional assess the movement’s signs and slogans.
  27. Transport Workers Union Has No Interest in Moving Arrested ProtestersThe union won’t work with the NYPD against Occupy Wall Street.
  28. Radiohead to Play Occupy Wall Street This Afternoon? [Updated]Protesters reported that it’s happening, but the band says no way.
  29. Labor Unions and Leftist Groups Prepare to Join Occupy Wall Street As Protesters Settle InOld lefty guard set to stand with the kids.
  30. NYPD Pepper-Sprayer Hit Fellow Officer With Friendly Fire, Has Prior Protest ComplaintThe police department say the pepper spray was “used sparingly.”
  31. Corporate Landlord Losing Patience With Occupy Wall Street ProtestZuccotti Park is a privately owned public space.
  32. Police Use Forceful Tactics and Mace at ‘Occupy Wall Street’ ProtestsEighty people arrested in yesterday’s demonstrations.
  33. ‘Occupy Wall Street’ Protestors Claim Excessive NYPD Force in Latest Arrests [Updated]They claim one protestor is in critical condition.
  34. Old Anti-Mask Law Foils Wall Street ProtestorsFive have been cited for breaking a 150-year-old rule.
  35. The ‘Occupy Wall Street’ Protests Drew Hundreds, Snarled TrafficWe’ve got a slideshow of the highlights.
  36. Arizona Immigration-Law Fallout Continues in New YorkState lawmakers plan to chain themselves to the border fence.
  37. Civil Disobedience
    Inn ChaosProtesters cornered celebrities outside the Waverly Inn.
  38. Civil Disobedience
    Wild Edibles Protesters Are Excited for Food & Wine Festival, TooThey plan to protest a talk featuring Terrance Brennan.