December 4, 2020

Unoccupied Wall Street: NYPD Clears Zuccotti Park

Via Wall Street Journal: New York City police and sanitation workers swept in and cleared out the tents inside Zuccotti Park during an unannounced raid on the Occupy Wall Street encampment Tuesday morning, arresting 70 protesters who refused to leave. At least 400 New York Police Department officers dressed in riot gear surrounded the park […]

Occupy Wall Street Goes After Team Obama

Via Marathon Pundit: Target: Penny Pritzker. What did the president think? That he could start this class war and not have it turn on his billionaires? — Greg Pollowitz The Feed

Wall Street Mobs Play into Herman Cain’s Hands

If anyone needed more evidence that the stars seem aligned for Herman Cain’s campaign for presidency, then I submit the logically challenged Wall Street protestors.  The intellectual bankruptcy and childish behavior of the protesters provide a jaw-dropping contrast to Cain, whose “only in America” success story gives breath to his pro-liberty and pro-America message, not […]

Bill Daley: ‘I Don’t Know if [Occupy Wall Street] is Helpful’

Via Slate: . . .After the speech, I asked Daley about Occupy Wall Street. Why not? I asked if it was helpful to the White House, in its current jobs bill campaign, to have economic angst protests in dozens of cities. “I don’t know if it’s helpful,” he said. “I wouldn’t characterize it that way. […]

Occupy Wall Street Releases Their Demands (Laughter Alert)

Via Occupy Wall Street: Demand one: Restoration of the living wage. This demand can only be met by ending “Freetrade” by re-imposing trade tariffs on all imported goods entering the American market to level the playing field for domestic family farming and domestic manufacturing as most nations that are dumping cheap products onto the American […]

Occupy Wall Street

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Joseph Lawler on 10.3.11 @ 5:09PM Just a quick note on the Occupy Wall Street movement that is (or isn’t) gaining steam.  A number of outlets (including new media created by the Occupy Wall Street folks themselves) have reported that many members of the movement hope that […]