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GOP Willing To Raise Payroll Taxes On 113 Million Households To Spare 345,000 Millionaires From Tiny Surtax

GOP Willing To Raise Payroll Taxes On 113 Million Households To Spare 345,000 Millionaires From Tiny Surtax | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it
Senate Democrats yesterday introduced legislation — as they’ve been promising to — that would extend a soon-to-expire payroll tax cut, and pay for it by implementing a surtax on income above $1 million.
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It Takes People Power to Make Clear That Corporations Are NOT People

It Takes People Power to Make Clear That Corporations Are NOT People | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it

All over the country, local folks are voting to overturn the Citizen's United case granting "personhood" to corporations. 

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Thousands March On Washington State Capitol to Protest Budget Cuts | Truthout

Thousands March On Washington State Capitol to Protest Budget Cuts | Truthout | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it
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Call for an Alternative Day of Action on Human Rights Day Saturday, December 10th, 2011 | Occupy Together

Call for an Alternative Day of Action on Human Rights Day Saturday, December 10th, 2011 | Occupy Together | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it
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Occupy Student Debt: Students Urged to Refuse to Pay Off Loans as Schools Hike Tuition | Truthout

Occupy Student Debt: Students Urged to Refuse to Pay Off Loans as Schools Hike Tuition | Truthout | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it
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How Do I Move My Money Out of a Big Bank?

How Do I Move My Money Out of a Big Bank? | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it
How long does it take? Is it inconvenient? Are big banks freaking out? Here's everything you need to know.
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Hunger in America, By the Numbers

Hunger in America, By the Numbers | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it
Last year, 17.2 million households in the United States were food insecure, the highest level on record, as the Great Recession continued to wreak havoc on families across the country. Of those 17.2 million households, 3.9 million included children.
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Occupy Los Angeles to Resist Eviction

Occupy Los Angeles to Resist Eviction | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa has given an eviction order to Occupy LA. The order will take effect at 12:01 a.m. this Monday.
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Civil Society at Ground Zero

Civil Society at Ground Zero | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it
“Right now everyone is trying to figure out what happens next and quite a few self-appointed outside advisors are telling the Occupy movement exactly what to do (without all the bother of attending general assemblies and engaging in the process of...
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The REAL Public Nuisance

The REAL Public Nuisance | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it
Check out the latest video from Robert Reich explaining the politics behind police suppression. This one couldn’t have been better said.
“The first amendment is being stood on its head.
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Occupy Wall Street – Astrological Analysis — Daykeeper Journal

Occupy Wall Street – Astrological Analysis — Daykeeper Journal | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it
Occupy Wall Street Protests – the astrology of national change...
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Occupy Together | Home

Occupy Together | Home | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it

Occupy information hub

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How the 99% Won in the Fight for Worker Rights

How the 99% Won in the Fight for Worker Rights | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it

Occupy Wall Street, with no specific policy agenda, has changed the terms of national discourse in a way that is having a significant effect on politics:  witness the referendum on Ohio's SB5 union-busting law.

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Newt Gingrich: ‘I Call On The President To Repudiate The Concept Of The 99 And The 1′

Newt Gingrich: ‘I Call On The President To Repudiate The Concept Of The 99 And The 1′ | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it

Gingrich says "You are not going to get job creation when you engage in class warfare because you have to attack the very people you hope will create jobs." 

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Occupy LA Raid: Police Arrest Protesters Who Defied Eviction Notice (LIVE BLOG)

Occupy LA Raid: Police Arrest Protesters Who Defied Eviction Notice (LIVE BLOG) | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it
LOS ANGELES — Police have moved in on the Occupy Los Angeles encampment at City Hall and began arresting protesters who defied an eviction notice.
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Occupy Foreign Affairs | Truthout

Occupy Foreign Affairs | Truthout | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it
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Restore the Basic Bargain

Restore the Basic Bargain | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it
For most of the last century, the basic bargain at the heart of the American economy was that employers paid their workers enough to buy what American employers were selling.
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Occupy Los Angeles Fights Court Battle to Keep Camp | Truthout

Occupy Los Angeles Fights Court Battle to Keep Camp | Truthout | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it
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Oakland Police Attack and Tase Occupiers for Trying to Use Restroom

Oakland Police Attack and Tase Occupiers for Trying to Use Restroom | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it
Police attack Occupy Oakland residents after Thanksgiving dinner. Porta-potties were delivered, but police prevented them from being unloaded.
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Occupy Hyatt: Harassed Hotel Workers (the 99%) Fight Back against Management (the 1%)

Occupy Hyatt: Harassed Hotel Workers (the 99%) Fight Back against Management (the 1%) | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it
“The mainstream media likes to claim that Occupy Movement is comprised of aimless activists without concrete goals.
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Wall Street Banks Earned Billions in Profits off $7.7 Trillion in Secret Fed Loans Made During the Financial Crisis

Wall Street Banks Earned Billions in Profits off $7.7 Trillion in Secret Fed Loans Made During the Financial Crisis | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it
In the lead-up to the financial crisis that crippled the American economy and plunged the country into a recession, the Federal Reserve made trillions in undisclosed loans to struggling banks and financial institutions, according to official...
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Occupy Oakland Rallies Amid Anger over Pepper-Spraying of Students

Occupy Oakland Rallies Amid Anger over Pepper-Spraying of Students | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it
Sunday morning, however, police raided the lot and occupants left without resisting and without arrests.  Before protesters tore down the no-trespassing signs, and knocked over the chain-link fence th...
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The Trashing of the People’s Library | Consortiumnews

The Trashing of the People’s Library | Consortiumnews | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it

Poems Are The Ultimate Weapon Of The 99%

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Up with Chris Hayes - Exclusive: Lobbying Firm's Memo Spells Out Plan to Undermine Occupy Wall Street (VIDEO)

Up with Chris Hayes - Exclusive: Lobbying Firm's Memo Spells Out Plan to Undermine Occupy Wall Street (VIDEO) | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it
by Jonathan Larsen and Ken Olshansky(crossposted from MSNBC's "Open Channel" blog) A well-known Washington lobbying firm with links to the financial industry has proposed an $850,000 plan to take on Occupy Wall Street and politicians who might express...
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Privatizing Liberty

Privatizing Liberty | OccupyEverywhere | Scoop.it

“News reports noted the presence of two different groups, New York City police officers and private security guards, but in some ways that’s become a distinction without a difference.

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