“Images are the true reality today,” Slavoj Žižek

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A Belgian policeman kicked a handcuffed 18-year old girl in the face during a protest inside Dexia bank. The officer was arrested after the images came out.


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“We’re not dreamers. We’re awaking from a dream turning into a nightmare. We’re not destroying anything. We’re watching the system destroy itself.”


Post image for Chomsky: Boston occupation “exciting, exhilarating”

“The country desperately needs something like this — not just protest, but some ideas and proposals about how to achieve a different kind of world.”


Post image for Livestream: mass arrests as thousands march on Wall St.

As the protests go into their third week, the ranks of the movement have swollen into the thousands. The NYPD is once again resorting to mass arrests.


Post image for MSNBC: Lawrence O’Donnell on Wall Street police brutality

O’Donnell: “American police have once again gotten away with another crime against the American people they are sworn to serve and protect.”

Post image for Michael Moore on CNN: “Wall Street uprising will spread”

The documentary-maker went on Piers Morgan’s talk show last night to warn the US that anger against economic injustice would make protests spread.


Post image for Attempted police crackdown on Wall Street — in pictures

A week since the occupation started, the protests on Wall Street are only growing stronger. Thousands marched on Saturday. The authorities went berserk.


“Nobody can predict the moment of revolution”

by Jerome Roos on September 25, 2011

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A beautiful video from the Wall Street occupation: sharing insights into the formation of a new social movement as it is still taking shape in real time.


Meltdown: the men who crashed the world

by Jerome Roos on September 24, 2011

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Al Jazeera just launched the first episode of a four-part investigation into a world of greed and recklessness that led to financial collapse.


#OCCUPYWALLSTREET: livestream from New York

by Jerome Roos on September 18, 2011

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Yesterday, thousands of outraged Americans marched on Wall Street as part of a global day of action against the banks. Follow their occupation live!