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UWS Digital News covers all the Occupy News of the day, from East Coast to West, and around the globe, and rolls it up in one big Occupy News Digest for you, dear readers. We try to identify significant Occupy trends so you're always in the loop about what's coming next from Occupy and how it impacts working people and organized labor in the United States and beyond. "We Cover those who Cover Occupy!"

Occupy Update : November 22, 2011



Occupy Your Thanksgiving Table. Working America, the community affiliate of the AFL-CIO, has Four Turkey Talk Tips for discussing the Occupy movement at your holiday dinner.


Kevin Young has a provocative column in The Indypendent that criticizes the media's coverage of OWS.


Occupy Update November 21, 2012


The two University of California-Davis police officers who used pepper spray on Occupy protestors on that campus have been placed on paid administrative leave. Meanwhile the campus police chief attempted to explain the actions of his officers.


Brian Wheeler of BBC News tells the story of the first night of OWS.

Occupy Update November 18, 2011

Reuters provides in-depth commentary from the one percenters, who are struggling to understand the Occupy message.

 

The big story was the “Day of Action” in NYC that was a show of strength by OWS after their eviction from Zuccotti Park.


Business Week offers a scorecard for OWS on their two month anniversary.

Occupy Update November 17, 2011

 

The big story is where does OWS and the Occupy movement go from here now that they have been evicted from their home base of Zuccotti Park? The phrase of the day appears to be “You can't evict an idea”, but only time will tell if they are able to maintain momentum and command the daily attention of the media. An early test of the continued strength of OWS will be today's (November 17th) International Day of Action. There is some great commentary and suggestions in the Huffington Post, truth-out.org, truthdig, and Democracy Now!.

Occupy Update November 16, 2011


Occupy Wall Street has been evicted from Zuccotti Park. The process that began with an early morning raid was wrapped up by late afternoon when a judge affirmed the right of New York City to bar overnight camping in the park. By early evening the park was open to protestors to return as part of the general public, but they were not allowed to bring tents or sleeping bags. UWS will stay on top of this developing story.


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