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Juntos Somos 99%: Ocupa Rio Protest June 20-22

Marking the 20th anniversary of the 1992 United Nations “Earth Summit” on global development, the international Occupy movement is calling for protesters to gather in Rio de Janeiro from June 20-22 to stage social movement pressure on the invitation-only participants in Rio+20, the United Nations

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ReOccupation Proceeds… Where?

Don’t let the media blackout convince you that the Occupy movement is done. It isn’t — not by a longshot. ReOccupations for this American Spring are happening in: Atlanta Boston Chicago Detroit Minneapolis New York City Raleigh San Francisco And be on the lookout for

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Occupy Movement Deploys its own Social Network: Occupii

In the autumn of 2011, the Occupy movement faced social media difficulties as Yahoo blocked users from receiving messages featuring the words “Occupy Wall Street.” Google has removed websites for offending the sensibilities of hostile state. What to do? In January 2012, the Occupy movement

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497 New Occupations Set to Begin on October 15

Get ready for a new wave of activism in the occupation movement. According to the Occupy Together coordinating website, 497 new occupations are set to begin on Saturday, October 15. These new occupations are concentrated in the United States but are not limited to it:

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?