Thousands Have Retaken Zuccotti Park Ahead of... →
s4mmich: Click link for more! Dammit, this is fucking awesome!
Exist.Expire: September 10th, what you didn't... →
s4mmich: Chicago Public Teachers Stage Historic Strike in Clash with Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Education Reforms More than 29,000 Chicago public school teachers and support staff have gone on strike today after union leaders failed to reach an agreement with the nation’s third-largest school district over…
Women's rights, please refer here butthurt... →
Women in America have no idea what “rights” are, to be honest. They complain about wrongly stated words, rumors, cliches, and stereotypes (which are usually jokes) while women in the Middle East are hung, beaten up, stoned, shot, beheaded, or raped BECAUSE they didn’t listen to the law, their husband, or a man in general. People, you need to relax. You live in a country where almost anything is...
Syria Live Blog (Al Jazeera) →
s4mmich: Violence in Syria has escalated into what the Red Cross calls a civil war. Activists say at least 17,000 people have died since the uprising began in March last year. The government of Bashar al-Assad, increasingly losing territory to rebel fighters, blames “terrorists” and “armed gangs” for the unrest, while the opposition and other nations have accused Assad’s forces of crimes against...
#S17: National Convergence of the 99% on Wall St →
s4mmich: Check this page for details on the wide range of events being planned for the one year anniversary of Occupy Wall Street Occupy Wall Street invites you, the 99%, down to the Financial District for three days of education, celebration and resistance. The 1% is controlling our fates; we are drowning in loans, student debt, fraudulent mortgages. You are not a loan. Money destroys our...
Exist.Expire: "I Saw a Man Burning Alive on the... →
s4mmich: “Last year, on the 14th of July, a girl called Daphni Leef pitched a tent on Rothschild Boulevard in central Tel Aviv. She was protesting against the high living costs in Israel that had left her unable to pay her rent, and the lack of opportunities for young people that had driven a close friend…
Meet Mexico's New Youth Movement: The #YoSoy132 →
We’re now less than two weeks away from Mexico’s presidential election, and at this point, few people would have expected that the otherwise unsurprising democratic process of voting would be accompanied by scenes of rabble-rousing students chanting and singing along with mariachi bands outside the studios of Mexico’s leading television network. These scenes, part of a nascent student movement...
UN official says Syria in state of civil war -... →
s4mmich: The head of the United Nations’ peacekeeping operations has said that the situation in Syria now amounts to a full-scale civil war as witnesses on the ground described fresh shelling on Homs and heavy fighting in other cities. “Yes, I think we can say that,” Herve Ladsous, the head of the UN’s Department of Peacekeeping Operations, told reporters in New York on Tuesday, when...
Ex president of Egypt Hosni Mubarak gets life in... →
s4mmich: The 84-year-old is the first former leader to be tried in person since the start of the Arab Spring in early 2011. I don’t know why I hadn’t posted this sooner.
"Zombie Apocalypse" →
So everyone has been freaking out about this even that happened two days ago in Miami. A man was found eating another mans face off in which he was shot dead. It seemed crazy to everyone including me until I found out a lot more about other events. There have been multiple attacks in Florida in the past few months all with a lot of the same symptoms exemplified by the attacker. So, I researched,...
I've really been slacking with Occupy.
I really feel like I’m losing the two feet I had in the loop. It’s time to step back up and give people some news.
Live stream of Occupy General Strike marchs for... →
s4mmich: Derek Flagge Eating Cereal Jamal Smith Eating Cereal We eat cereal.
HUNDREDS of cops surrounding Union Square... →
s4mmich: Mass arrests obviously coming. 12AM is the eviction time.
Julian Assange is running for an Australian senate... →
s4mmich: Australian electoral affairs made a rare entree into the international news yesterday when Julian Assange announced he would run for a seat in the Senate at the next federal election. You can read about this at Al-Jazeera, the Washington Post and the Daily Telegraph (to name but the first three that I picked out from a Google News search), or by entering “Assange” into the Twitter...
Occupy WHATEVER CITY YOU ARE IN is officially back. It’s going to be a long spring/summer/fall. Let’s do this.
s4mmich: Nick getting Matt naked. Adding another man to his list of friends he has undressed. What we do at night…
I love you Egypt.
On this day last year, January 25th, the revolution that sparked the world to protest had begun in Cairo, Egypt. This is Cairo today on January 25th, 2012.
I declare this a victory for OccupyWallSt →
Full-Blown Civil War Erupts On Wall Street – Financial Elite Start Turning On Each Other Finally, after trillions in fraudulent activity, trillions in bailouts, trillions in printed money, billions in political bribing and billions in bonuses, the criminal cartel members on Wall Street are beginning to get what they deserve. As the Eurozone is coming apart at the seams and as the US economy...
Newt Goes Full ‘Occupy Wall Street’ Against Romney →
MANCHESTER, NH — “You have to ask the question, is capitalism really about the ability of a handful of rich people to manipulate the lives of thousands of people and then walk off with the money?” Who said it — Elizabeth Warren? Dennis Kucinich? Noam Chomsky? Not quite, that was Newt Gingrich talking to reporters at an energy company in Manchester on Monday about his new effort to paint Mitt...
CIA Bin Laden Unit Chief Endorses Rep. Ron Paul →
Top Republican presidential contender U.S. Rep. Ron Paul has been endorsed by former head of the CIA’s “Bin Laden Unit” Michael Scheuer, reports Revolution PAC. In his endorsement, Scheuer backs Paul’s longstanding non-interventionist foreign policy views and warns of bankruptcy and increased hostility toward Americans both at home and abroad should current bipartisan foreign adventurism...
Occupy Wall Street Gets A Surveillance Drone: The... →
Tim Pool’s tireless coverage of Occupy Wall Street was frustrated only by police barricades limiting press access. But no more. The Guardian reports that Pool has purchased a Parrot AR drone he’s calling the OccuCopter, that he will use to cover the Occupy protests and police action against them. A normal Parrot AR runs about three-hundred bucks, has an onboard camera and operates...
Family Guy writer's account of being arrested at... →
Russia Today: Moscow faces biggest protest in... →
The biggest opposition rally in recent Russian history has taken place in the capital. The protest against the results of Russia’s December 4 parliamentary election has drawn an estimated turnout of between 25,000 and 40,000. The rally has been held on Bolotnaya Square, in Central Moscow, on December 10 between 2 pm and 6 pm. The square is almost empty, except for media crews...
NASA Telescope Confirms Alien Planet in Habitable... →
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — NASA’s planet-hunting Kepler spacecraft has confirmed the discovery of its first alien world in its host star’s habitable zone — that just-right range of distances that could allow liquid water to exist — and found more than 1,000 new explanet candidates, researchers announced today (Dec. 5).