The day the people took back Wall Street — in pictures

Thumbnail image for The day the people took back Wall Street — in pictures by Jerome Roos September 19, 2011 People & Power

On September 17, thousands of outraged Americans marched on Wall Street and occupied parts of Lower Manhattan. These are the images of Day 1 & 2.

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Statement from the occupation at Wall Street

Thumbnail image for Statement from the occupation at Wall Street by Jerome Roos September 19, 2011 Actions

This statement is ours, and for anyone who will get behind it. Representing ourselves, we bring this call for revolution.

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“We are going slow because we are going far!”

Thumbnail image for “We are going slow because we are going far!” by Jerome Roos September 18, 2011 Diaries & Dialogues

On #Sept17, the indignados of Spain joined the indignés of France on a march through the heart of Paris as part of a global day of action against the banks.

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#OCCUPYWALLSTREET: livestream from New York

Thumbnail image for #OCCUPYWALLSTREET: livestream from New York by Jerome Roos September 18, 2011 People & Power

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

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Livestream of #antibanks protests around the world

Thumbnail image for Livestream of #antibanks protests around the world by Jerome Roos September 17, 2011 People & Power

Activists around the world have set up a global channel that will feed live images from the various #antibanks actions around the world today.

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Famous Wall Street trader: “the system is ‘fuck the poor’”

Thumbnail image for Famous Wall Street trader: “the system is ‘fuck the poor’” by Jerome Roos September 17, 2011 Capitalism & Crisis

When even Wall Street insiders admit that their industry basically exists to “rip people off”, you know it’s time for the people to start ringing the alarm bell.

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A poem by Lupe Fiasco for #OCCUPYWALLSTREET

Thumbnail image for A poem by Lupe Fiasco for #OCCUPYWALLSTREET by Jerome Roos September 17, 2011 Poems

Hey Moneyman the crowd is outside. The past, the future and the now is outside. The teachers and cooks and drop-outs too. Word’s on the street they looking for you.

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Why we are marching in Paris on September 17

Thumbnail image for Why we are marching in Paris on September 17 by Jerome Roos September 16, 2011 Actions

This Saturday, tens (if not hundreds) of thousands of people will take to the streets in a global day of action against the banks. Here is why we march.

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I.G. Karfield: “throw away your agendas!”

Thumbnail image for I.G. Karfield: “throw away your agendas!” by I.G. Karfield September 15, 2011 Poems

Set your agendas. // There is this movement // And it may not be stopped. // It may not be halted // It may not be dropped. // From your agendas.

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Neoliberalism, austerity and participatory democracy

Thumbnail image for Neoliberalism, austerity and participatory democracy by Sveinung Legard September 15, 2011 Ideas

The seemingly “antagonistic” struggles for welfare reforms and for revolutionary changes in the politico-economic power structure actually go hand-in-hand.

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