#OCWS links--Oct 9-10


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Top Pick

Why the Elites Are in Trouble
by: Chris Hedges, Truthdig
http://www.truth-out.org/why-elites-are-trouble/1318252392
Monday 10 October 2011

Michael: excellent article telling what life in #OWS is like

 

Interesting Commentaries

The Left Declares Its Independence
By TODD GITLIN
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/09/opinion/sunday/occupy-wall-street-and-the-tea-party.html
Published: October 8, 2011

Occupying Wall Street: What Went Right?
by: J.A. Myerson
http://www.truth-out.org/occupying-wall-street-what-went-right/1318173044
Sunday 9 October 2011

Philosopher to OWS: Keep speaking truth to power
The Slovenian academic appeared in Zuccotti Park yesterday to give an inspiring talk to protesters VIDEO
BY PETER FINOCCHIARO
http://politics.salon.com/writer/peter_finocchiaro/
Oct 10, 2011


Local Reports

John Lewis: I support OWS protesters
Though the Atlanta group didn't ask him to speak, the civil rights hero calls it "grassroots democracy at its best"
http://politics.salon.com/2011/10/09/john_lewis_i_support_ows_protesters/?source=newsletter


Occupy Dallas Public Letter to City Officials
http://www.nationofchange.org/occupy-dallas-public-letter-city-officials-1318262202


Worth Noting

Panic of the Plutocrats
Paul Krugman
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/10/opinion/panic-of-the-plutocrats.html?src=ISMR_AP_LO_MST_FB
10/10/11

Wallace Shawn at Occupy Wall Street
Video feature
http://www.nationofchange.org/wallace-shawn-occupy-wall-street-1318265614

Occupy Wall Street - Richard Wolff Speaks
Video feature
http://www.nationofchange.org/occupy-wallstreet-richard-wolff-speaks-1318259575

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