Tag Archives: Mayor Bloomberg

Tom Engelhardt> Tomgram on Occupy Wall Street, Wall Street Greed, & the NYPD

Tomgram: Posted as comments on “Andy Kroll, Occupy Wall Street’s Political Victory in Ohio” November 20, 2011   TomDispatch        Twelve hours after Mayor Bloomberg’s cops evicted the Occupy Wall Street encampment from Zuccotti Park, the space had been scrubbed down and repopulated with police and private-security types, up to 150 of them. […]

Police Captain Joins Occupy Protest, Arrested at OWS

Retired Philadelphia Police Captain Ray Lewis, handcuffed, forced to sit on the ground, and arrested by New York City police, 11/17/11. (photo: Death and Taxes) Police Captain Joins Occupy Protest, Arrested By Kevin Pinner, Death and Taxes 18 November 11  via Reader Supported News “As soon as I’m let out of jail, I’ll be right back here […]

Whose Police? The New Yorker via RSN

WHOSE POLICE? November 17, 2011    The New Yorker via Reader Supported News Posted by Philip Gourevitch An eighty-four-year-old woman is looking straight into a camera. Her eyes are wide, her mouth is agape, and she is drenched in a filmy white fluid: it flattens her white billowing hair, it glazes her flushed cheeks, it runs off […]

Video> A Message to Mayor Bloomberg from Anonymous

Occupy Wall Street> NYPD attempt media blackout at Zuccotti Park | World news | guardian.co.uk

Occupy Wall Street: NYPD attempt media blackout at Zuccotti Park Journalists report aggressive treatment as media blocked from protest camp during surprise police raid Dominic Rushe in New York   guardian.co.uk, Tuesday 15 November 2011 11.25 EST Zuccotti Park after a police raid early Tuesday morning. Photograph: MANTEL/SIPA / Rex Features New York police attempted to […]

The First Amendment and the Obligation To Peacefully Disrupt in a Free Society> Naomi Wolf

The First Amendment and the Obligation To Peacefully Disrupt in a Free Society Naomi Wolf (about the author)  October 23, 2011 at 22:03:52   opednews.com Photo by Rob Kall Mayor Bloomberg is planning Draconian new measures to crack down on what he calls the “disruption” caused by the protesters at Zuccotti Park, and he is citing neighbors’ […]

Victory at Zuccotti Park on Video> Nation of Change

Victory at Zucotti Park Published: Friday 14 October 2011  NationofChange Exclusive The NationofChange team reports from Zuccotti Park, where early Friday morning it was announced that the eviction of the occupiers would not take place. Last night we pub­lished a spe­cial call to ac­tion urg­ing our read­ers to oc­cupy Zuc­cotti Park early this morn­ing to de­fend the […]