As sick as we might all be of partisan infighting, this is a battle we need to have. This isn't a pointless test of ideological purity to source a base pleasing candidate.
The choice has never been either popular democracy or institutional change--the choice has always been do both or get neither.
It's an old right wing tactic that we should have long ago learned to recognize. When they can't beat us in a democracy, they change the rules of that democracy.
In what is being dubbed, hundreds of thousands of anti-austerity protesters in more than 30 countries have retaken public space to demand a sustainable economy that serves people over profit.
Throughout America, over 100 cities celebrated the importance and power of working people in a May Day of rallies, teach-ins, walk-outs, marches and protests.
Occupy Wall Street is back and stronger than ever. Watch the May Day live stream to see America get reoccupied.
This protest is against everything the Republican Party stands for and works diligently to perpetuate with their relentless Draconian spending cuts to fund corporate and wealthy tax breaks.
Independent news sources are needed now more than ever for one simple reason, no corporate control. The MSM is often too lazy or too embedded in a corporation to engage in real reporting.
A federal bill introduced in Congress earlier this year would give special agents greater protection when intervening to stop a violent act, even if it's outside the scope of their duties .
Remember the dark days of Dick Cheney's secretive Enron meetings? Well, they're coming for you again only this time, they're wearing a Mitt mask.
If the anti-Komen movement was able to pressure a popular national organization to reverse a policy in three days, imagine what millions of Occupiers could accomplish over the next ten months.
The historic significance of Occupy Wall Street jumps into living history not only because of its timely anti-corporate message but also in many ways because of a simple democratic dare inherent in its operation. Ironically, what really makes the meaning of this simple dare resonate is the way law enforcement, the representatives of “the state,” has responded to it. Occupy has dared to publicly assemble, speak freely and petition against a corporate domination (or “corporate occupation”) of their government.
In an Aliens vs Predators type moment, Seven Mountain Dominionist Lance Wallnau wants to bring "kingdom principles" to Satan's Wall Street
Mitt Romney's town hall in New Hampshire was a disaster as Occupy Wall Street got him to explain why corporations are really the good guys.