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Occupy Wall Street & The Perils of “Expression”

The first buzzword to emerge from the Occupy Wall Street movement was the obvious: “occupy.”  Coined by movements all across the country, the word is everywhere today, used both in support of the protest and for convenient sarcasm.  But as … Continue reading

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Jay Z Sells Occupy Wall Street Inspired T-Shirts

Everyone is trying to cash in on the Occupy movement, including Jay-Z.  The millionaire rapper and entrepreneur is releasing a line of Occupy Wall Street – themed t-shirts featuring the phrase “Occupy All Streets.” According to Business Insider, the shirts … Continue reading

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Occupy Wall Street: NYC’s New Tourist Attraction

Occupy Wall Street, a working class movement against the “greedy, thieving rich”, began in New York City mid-September of this year. Now, the occupation has spread to many other places here and worldwide, including Spain, Italy and even India. Many are … Continue reading

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Folk Icon Pete Seeger Occupies Wall Street

Occupy Wall Street started as a small idea and has grown tremendously.  Now there are people following in their footsteps in D.C., Philadelphia, and even Antarctica.  The movement has grown from just a few people in New York to around … Continue reading

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