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Planet Earth

Planet Earth

The Atlantic pieces together a series of incredible videos from the international space station.  …

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“Yale for Occupy” Student Group Formed

“Yale for Occupy” Student Group Formed

 

From Yale for Occupy: “You can join the listserv at http://groups.google.com/group/occupyyale.

Please forward this link to anyone else who might be interested.”

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“Yale for Occupy” represents the convergence of #Occupy supporters and occupiers from all corners of …

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“Everything the Tea Party Pretended to Be and Isn’t, Occupy Wall Street Is”

 

http://griid.org/2011/10/29/occupy-wall-street-v-the-tea-party

Jeff Smith distinguishes between populism and “false populism” in a thought provoking piece that analyzes a now popular dialogue comparing the Occupy movement with the Tea Party movement.

“Beyond easily noticeable similarities, however, deep and fundamental differences significantly …

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7 Billion – which are you?

7 Billion – which are you?

World population is about to hit (or has hit) 7 billion. What number baby were you? Use this calendar from The Guardian to find out.…

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“Police Fire Tear Gas at Occupy Protesters in Oakland” (NY Times)

 

Members of #Occupy Movement were forcefully confronted and arrested by riot police this morning in Oakland, CA as they triend to re-enter a space they had been removed from. 

  – NYTimes full story with photographs and video here.…

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NYT/CBS News Poll Shows Distrust in Government

See this link for the recent NYT/CBS News poll about perceptions of Obama, the US Government and OWS.…

by × October 25, 2011 × 0 comments