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Photos: Politics Gets Bloody At Zombiecon 2011

Photos: Politics Gets Bloody At Zombiecon 2011gallery

It's been a busy weekend filled with lots of exciting events, with the Occupy Wall Street march on Times Square, the Creators Project in DUMBO, and Comic Con 2011. But there was also room for one...

Citibank Blames Yesterday's Occupy Wall Street Arrests On Police

Citibank Blames Yesterday's Occupy Wall Street Arrests On Policevideo

The scene outside the Citibank near Washington Square Park yesterday (kstrel) Yesterday, 74 Occupy Wall Street protesters were arrested throughout the day at various marches and rallies in Times Square, Washington Square Park and Citibank. Twenty-four...

[Updates] 42 Reportedly Arrested As Occupy Wall Street Protesters Take Over Times Square

[Updates] 42 Reportedly Arrested As Occupy Wall Street Protesters Take Over Times Squaregalleryvideo

Thousands of Occupy Wall Street protesters have now begun filing into Times Square for a massive Occupation Party, in part to celebrate the spreading of OWS across the globe today. The police have begun setting up barricades...

[Video Updates] 24 Occupy Wall Street Protesters Arrested At CitiBank Sit-Invideo

[Video Updates] 24 Occupy Wall Street Protesters Arrested At CitiBank Sit-In

Arrests beiing made at CitiBank sit-in on LaGuardia agreatbigcity's flickr According to the Daily News, at least 20 Occupy Wall Street protesters have been arrested this afternoon. A group of protesters marched to Citibank at 555...

Photos: International Occupy Wall Street Protests Include Riot In Rome, Julian Assange in London

Photos: International Occupy Wall Street Protests Include Riot In Rome, Julian Assange in Londongalleryvideo

Occupy Wall Street has gone global today, with 951 cities spread over 82 countries joining in on the anti-greed protests with marches and demonstrations in an effort to enact "Global Change." And already, things are getting...

Video: At Least 14 Arrested During Occupy Wall Street Clashes With Cops

Video: At Least 14 Arrested During Occupy Wall Street Clashes With Copsgalleryvideo

At least 14 people were arrested earlier today in lower Manhattan after Occupy Wall Street protesters marched in the Financial District following the announcement that the owners of Zuccotti Park and the city wouldn't try to...

Ben And Jerry's Gives Out Ice Cream To Occupy Wall Street Protesters!

Ben And Jerry's Gives Out Ice Cream To Occupy Wall Street Protesters!video

rodneybedsole And so, with the Occupy Wall Street protesters having cleansed their land, survived the Great Storm, slayed the Brookfield Properties dragon and laughed in the face of King Bloomberg, the restless troops dined, and it...

Occupy Wall Street Haters: Karl Rove, Soros Conspiracy Theorists, 99%ers, And More

Occupy Wall Street Haters: Karl Rove, Soros Conspiracy Theorists, 99%ers, And More

Photo by Jim Kiernan As the Occupy Wall Street protests have grown larger and spread into other cities, attracting the attention of the media, politicians, and celebrities, not everyone has written impassioned blog posts on their...

Videos: Tom Morello Rages Acoustically At Occupy Wall Street

Videos: Tom Morello Rages Acoustically At Occupy Wall Streetgalleryvideo

Tom Morello of Rage Against The Machine arrived at Zuccotti Park at mid-day on what has turned out to be an incredibly hectic day for Occupy Wall Street protesters. Morello, who performed at OccupyL.A. last week,...

Photos: Al Gore Comes Out In Support Of Increasingly Popular Occupy Wall Street

Photos: Al Gore Comes Out In Support Of Increasingly Popular Occupy Wall Streetgallery

According to a new Reuters/Ipsos poll, the majority of Americans are aware of the ongoing Occupy Wall Street protests—which means that OWS has more name-recognition than the eight Republican presidential candidates. Eighty-two percent of Americans have heard...

[UPDATES] Brookfield Tells OWS Protesters To Clear First Part Of Park By 7 A.M.

[UPDATES] Brookfield Tells OWS Protesters To Clear First Part Of Park By 7 A.M.

(Christopher Robbins/Gothamist) [Updates Below] Brookfield, the company which owns Zuccotti Park, is distributing flyers (see below) to protesters today informing them that the western portion of the park will be closed at 7 a.m. Friday for...

4 Arrested At Occupy Wall Street Chase Protest, Goldman Sachs Employees Told To Avoid Zuccotti Park

4 Arrested At Occupy Wall Street Chase Protest, Goldman Sachs Employees Told To Avoid Zuccotti Parkgallery

Four Occupy Wall Street protesters were reportedly arrested yesterday following a march to One Chase Manhattan Plaza, the headquarters of JP Morgan Chase. DNAInfo reports that that the protest was without incident when cops arrested two men...

Old Man Bloomberg: Occupy Wall Street Should Stop Being Mean To Rich People

Old Man Bloomberg: Occupy Wall Street Should Stop Being Mean To Rich People

Mayor Bloomberg, and a rich person (@geoff9cow) Mayor Bloomberg is learning to live with the ongoing Occupy Wall Street protest in Zuccotti Park—but don't think he's really happy about it. The grumbly mayor backed off from...

Occupy Wall Street Will Visit Upper East Side Homes Of Fat Cats Like Rupert Murdoch, David Koch

Occupy Wall Street Will Visit Upper East Side Homes Of Fat Cats Like Rupert Murdoch, David Koch

Photograph by WarmSleepyon Flickr Today, Occupy Wall Street protesters will be visiting the 1% (really, the 0.001%) on the Upper East Side, by marching to the homes of billionaires and millionaires. Organized by the Working Families...

Photos: Signs Of The Times At Yesterday's Occupy Wall Street Rally In Washington Square Park

Photos: Signs Of The Times At Yesterday's Occupy Wall Street Rally In Washington Square Parkgallery

Yesterday afternoon, approximately 3,000 Occupy Wall Street protesters walked from Zuccotti Park to Washington Square Park for a rally and General Assembly. And despite early reports that organizers were planning on occupying the park for an...

Videos: Anti-Flag Perform Afternoon Acoustic Set For Wall Street Occupiers

Videos: Anti-Flag Perform Afternoon Acoustic Set For Wall Street Occupiersgalleryvideo

A year removed from their "The Economy Sucks Let's Party Tour," members of the punk pop band Anti-Flag turned up at Zuccotti Park yesterday afternoon to perform an eight-song acoustic set for Occupy Wall Street protesters....

Video: Jimmy McMillan Serenades Occupy Wall Street Protestersvideo

Video: Jimmy McMillan Serenades Occupy Wall Street Protesters

Jimmy McMillan (Tien Mao/Gothamist) Noted protest singer and Deep Throat aficionado Jimmy McMillan has been stopping by Zuccotti Park to visit Occupy Wall Street protesters frequently over the last three weeks. Someone caught him performing a...

Ben And Jerry's Lend Delicious Support To Occupy Wall Street

Ben And Jerry's Lend Delicious Support To Occupy Wall Street

Occupy Wall Street has been lent support from the likes of Cornel West, Michael Moore and Talib Kweli, but organizers and protesters still haven't figured out how to woo the Donald Trump Jr.'s of the world....

Some Cops Furious NYPD Officer Flashed Peace Sign In Photo With Occupy Wall Street Protester

Some Cops Furious NYPD Officer Flashed Peace Sign In Photo With Occupy Wall Street Protester

via photon frequency's facebook The above picture, featured on the Facebook profile of someone named "Photon Frequency", is presented as an example of how police and protesters really can get along: "Much of the NYPD are...

[UPDATES] Video Stream: Occupy Wall Street Moves Operation To Washington Square Park At 3 P.M.

[UPDATES] Video Stream: Occupy Wall Street Moves Operation To Washington Square Park At 3 P.M.

warmsleepy's flickr This afternoon, a contingent of Occupy Wall Street protesters will march to Washington Square Park for a massive general assembly at 3 p.m. They describe it as an opportunity to recruit new supporters: "The...

Videos: Taiwanese Animation, Documentaries, And Puppets Cover Occupy Wall Street

Videos: Taiwanese Animation, Documentaries, And Puppets Cover Occupy Wall Streetgalleryvideo

Occupy Wall Street protesters have just completed their third full week of general assemblies and dance parties at Zuccotti Park. But just as many politicians are only now starting to dip their toes into the protest...

Zuccotti Park Owners May Not Be Able To Kick Out Occupy Wall Street Protesters

Zuccotti Park Owners May Not Be Able To Kick Out Occupy Wall Street Protestersgallery

This week, the NYPD told members of Community Board 1's Financial District Committee that the executives of Brookfield Properties, who manage Zuccotti Park, are the only ones who can kick out Occupy Wall Street protesters—not Mayor Bloomberg,...

Our Night At Camp Zuccotti: Dance Parties, Cokeheads, Free Love, And The 99%galleryvideo

Our Night At Camp Zuccotti: Dance Parties, Cokeheads, Free Love, And The 99%

Last night, equipped with just a yoga mat and curiosity, we decided to spend the night at Zuccotti Park, where an estimated 500 people were camped out as part of the Occupy Wall Street protest. It was...

Pols Compare Occupy Wall Street To Tea Party, But Republicans Disagree

Pols Compare Occupy Wall Street To Tea Party, But Republicans Disagreevideo

Just like the Tea Party! occupywallstreet's flickr While the likes of Cornel West, Talib Kweli, Michael Moore, and Mark Ruffalo have all come down to Zuccotti Park in support of Occupy Wall Street, most politicians have...

Video: Talib Kweli Performs For "Inspiring" Occupy Wall Street Protesters

Video: Talib Kweli Performs For video

Talib Kweli at Zuccotti Park last night Rapper Talib Kweli did indeed head down to Zuccotti Park last night to show solidarity with and perform songs for Occupy Wall Street protesters. To the delight of weary...

NYPD: Only Landlord Can Evict Occupy Wall Street Protesters From Zuccotti Park

NYPD: Only Landlord Can Evict Occupy Wall Street Protesters From Zuccotti Park

micawave's flickr As Occupy Wall Street stretches into its third week at Zuccotti Park, it seems the fate of the protest in its current incarnation rests in the hands of the park's landlord—not the NYPD. According...

Talib Kweli Headed To Occupy Wall Street Tonight At 8 P.M.

Talib Kweli Headed To Occupy Wall Street Tonight At 8 P.M.

Talib Kweli Rapper Talib Kweli tweeted this afternoon, "NYC to #occupywallstreet 8pm tonight. Who's in?" Jamie Kilstein of Citizen Radio confirmed it: "So I will be at #occupywallstreet tonight with one of my heroes @TalibKweli." OWS...

Video: The Cutest Li'l 99% Occupies Wall Street Through Dancevideo

Video: The Cutest Li'l 99% Occupies Wall Street Through Dance

Tiny dancer! Yesterday, between 15,000 and 20,000 people marched from Foley Square to Zuccotti Park as part of Occupy Wall Street's single largest rally since they took up residence in the park three weeks ago. OWS...

Millionaire Pizza Mogul Herman Cain: Occupy Wall Street Is A Conspiracy

Millionaire Pizza Mogul Herman Cain: Occupy Wall Street Is A Conspiracy

According to a new poll by Rasmussen Reports, 33 percent of Americans have a favorable opinion of the Occupy Wall Street protesters (only 27 percent have a negative view, while 40 percent have no opinion). Most...

[LIVE UPDATES] Occupy Wall Street Joined By Unions For Massive March

[LIVE UPDATES] Occupy Wall Street Joined By Unions For Massive Marchvideo

The scene at Zuccotti Park at 3 p.m. (Bethany O'Grady/Gothamist) Starting at 4:30 p.m., Occupy Wall Street protesters will be joined by tens of thousands of students, transit and city workers, teachers, and other union officials...

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