Occupy Wall Street http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/20332/all en Oakland deputy mayor resigns as protesters take to the streets http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111115/oakland-deputy-mayor-resigns <p> Oakland Deputy Mayor Sharon Cornu resigned Monday in the wake of the shut down of the encampment in Frank Ogawa Plaza.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111115/oakland-deputy-mayor-resigns" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Occupy Wall Street Occupy World Global Economy United States Tue, 15 Nov 2011 22:55:00 +0000 News Desk 5681442 at http://www.globalpost.com Zuccotti Park: Protesters return without tents http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111116/zuccotti-park-protesters-return-tents <p> Occupy Wall Street protesters are back in a tent-free Zuccotti Park after yesterday&#39;s ruling that protesters could return to the park without sleeping bags, tents and tarp.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111116/zuccotti-park-protesters-return-tents" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Occupy Wall Street Occupy World United States Wed, 16 Nov 2011 14:32:00 +0000 News Desk 5681480 at http://www.globalpost.com Occupy Seattle: Police pepper spray pregnant teen and 84-year-old activist http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111116/police-pepper-sprayed-pregnant-teen-and-84-year- <p> Occupy Seattle protester named &ldquo;Martin&rdquo; describing the police officers &ldquo;spraying with abandon&rdquo; and that they were &ldquo;grinning and smiling and cracking jokes&rdquo; while spraying the crowd.&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111116/police-pepper-sprayed-pregnant-teen-and-84-year-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Occupy Wall Street Occupy World Politics United States Wed, 16 Nov 2011 15:53:00 +0000 Kyle Kim 5681486 at http://www.globalpost.com Occupy France: Protesters in Paris rebuild camp http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/111117/occupy-france-protesters-paris-rebuild-camp <p> One of 50 protesters still camping out, Jean-Baptiste, said the police intervention, and worsening weather conditions, would not deter the protesters.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/france/111117/occupy-france-protesters-paris-rebuild-camp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Occupy Wall Street Occupy World France Politics Thu, 17 Nov 2011 11:32:00 +0000 Amanda Morrow 5681617 at http://www.globalpost.com OWS: Occupy protesters mark 2-month anniversary with nationwide day of action (UPDATES) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111117/ows-occupy-protestors-mark-2-month-anniversary-day-of-action <p> Protesters marched to the New York Stock Exchange early this morning, clashing with police, which led to about 177 arrests.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111117/ows-occupy-protestors-mark-2-month-anniversary-day-of-action" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Occupy Wall Street Occupy World Global Economy United States Thu, 17 Nov 2011 11:17:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan and Lillian Rizzo 5681621 at http://www.globalpost.com OWS Day of Action videos show protests in New York http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111117/ows-day-action-videos-show-protests-new-york <p> Protesters all over the United States are planning a day of action to mark the two-month anniversary of Occupy Wall Street.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111117/ows-day-action-videos-show-protests-new-york" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Occupy Wall Street Occupy World United States Thu, 17 Nov 2011 15:57:00 +0000 News Desk 5681638 at http://www.globalpost.com UC Davis Occupy protesters pepper sprayed by police (VIDEO) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111119/uc-davis-occupy-protesters-pepper-sprayed-police <p> Videos surfaced Saturday of seated Occupy protesters at University of California, Davis being pepper sprayed by campus police. Faculty and protesters are calling for the Chancellor&#39;s resignation.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111119/uc-davis-occupy-protesters-pepper-sprayed-police" target="_blank">read more</a></p> California Occupy Wall Street Occupy World Americas United States Sun, 20 Nov 2011 01:10:00 +0000 News Desk 5681865 at http://www.globalpost.com UC Davis: Thousands of students protest pepper spray incident http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111121/uc-davis-thousands-students-protest-pepper-spray <p> More than 5,000 students, faculty members and protesters gathered in the main quad at University of California, Davis Monday to protest the use of pepper spray by university police against peaceful student protesters last week.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111121/uc-davis-thousands-students-protest-pepper-spray" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Occupy Wall Street Occupy World Americas Global Economy United States Mon, 21 Nov 2011 23:27:25 +0000 News Desk 5682166 at http://www.globalpost.com Occupy Toronto encampment evicted http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/canada/111124/occupy-toronto-encampment-evicted <p> Toronto Mayor Rob Ford declared the end of the Occupy Toronto protest after police swept the downtown encampment Wednesday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/canada/111124/occupy-toronto-encampment-evicted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Occupy Wall Street Occupy World Americas Canada Global Economy Thu, 24 Nov 2011 20:31:00 +0000 Catherine Lyons 5682453 at http://www.globalpost.com Protesters Occupy Thanksgiving http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111124/protestors-occupy-thanksgiving-zuccotti-park <p> &quot;Instead of hunkering down with five or six close individuals in your home, people you probably see all of the time anyway, you are celebrating Thanksgiving with many different families &mdash; kind of like the original Thanksgiving,&quot; Occupy Las Vegas organizer Sebring Frehner told the AP.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111124/protestors-occupy-thanksgiving-zuccotti-park" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Occupy Wall Street Occupy World Food & Drink United States Fri, 25 Nov 2011 02:11:17 +0000 Samantha Stainburn 5682468 at http://www.globalpost.com Occupy LA: Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa tells protesters to clear out by Monday http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111126/occupy-la-mayor-antonio-villaraigosa-tells-protesters-clear-out-monday <p> LA&#39;s City Hall park, home to Occupy protesters for almost two months, will be closed at 12:01 AM Monday, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa has announced.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111126/occupy-la-mayor-antonio-villaraigosa-tells-protesters-clear-out-monday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Los Angeles Occupy Wall Street Occupy World United States Sat, 26 Nov 2011 14:59:00 +0000 News Desk 5682544 at http://www.globalpost.com Occupy Philly passes its deadline to leave http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111127/occupy-philly-passes-its-deadline-leave <p> Occupy Philly has occupied Dilworth Plaza for almost two months without any arrests or scuffles with the cops, unlike most Occupy locations across the country. As the deadline approached today about 50 protesters locked arms and sat at the entrance of the plaza and there seemed to be hope Sunday night that they would continue to occupy without any violence.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111127/occupy-philly-passes-its-deadline-leave" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Occupy Wall Street Global Economy United States Mon, 28 Nov 2011 01:09:00 +0000 Lillian Rizzo 5682587 at http://www.globalpost.com Occupy LA protesters defy eviction deadline http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111128/occupy-la-protesters-defy-eviction-deadline <p> Protesters and their supporters flooded into the site and surrounding area Sunday in readiness for the eviction deadline of 12:01 AM Monday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111128/occupy-la-protesters-defy-eviction-deadline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Los Angeles Occupy Wall Street Occupy World United States Mon, 28 Nov 2011 11:54:00 +0000 News Desk 5682618 at http://www.globalpost.com Occupy LA: 200 protesters arrested during police raid http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111130/occupy-la-protesters-arrests-police-raid <p> LAPD issued an eviction warning for the Occupy LA camp Tuesday night.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/111130/occupy-la-protesters-arrests-police-raid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Occupy Wall Street Occupy World Business Global Economy United States Wed, 30 Nov 2011 06:47:00 +0000 Catherine Lyons 5682918 at http://www.globalpost.com Business Insider: First year analyst to the 99 percent: "The finance industry is a scam" http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business-tech/111201/business-insider-first-year-analyst-the-99-percent-the-finance-in <p> A first year Wall Street analyst is doing his part to help Occupy Wall Street.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business-tech/111201/business-insider-first-year-analyst-the-99-percent-the-finance-in" target="_blank">read more</a></p> #ows Occupy Wall Street Business Thu, 01 Dec 2011 14:25:00 +0000 Linette Lopez and Robert Johnson 5683024 at http://www.globalpost.com