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Wallis, McLaren, Schaeffer, Harper and Others on #OccupyTheology (VIDEO)
Originally Posted: 07/03/2012 - 12:34pm | Type: Blog

Our friends at #OccupyTheology caught up with Sojourners CEO Jim Wallis, Brian McLaren, Sojourners' Director of Mobilizing Lisa Sharon Harper and others at the Wild Goose Festival to talk about the Occupy ...

Occupy Wall Street Lives!
Originally Posted: 05/02/2012 - 2:41pm | Type: Blog

In Lower Manhattan Tuesday evening, there were people everywhere -- mainly white folks, but still diverse; lots of young people but with a significant number of non-young people. And there was a spirit of hope ...

Exec to Goldman Sachs (via the New York Times): 'I Quit.'
Originally Posted: 03/14/2012 - 2:17pm | Type: Blog

A long-term employee of Goldman Sachs today resigned in the most public of places — The New York Times. Greg Smith, an executive at the banking giant wrote that he was leaving because the interests of the clie ...

Police Evict Occupy London Protesters from St. Paul's Cathedral
Originally Posted: 02/29/2012 - 6:55am | Type: Blog

LONDON — Police on Tuesday evicted scores of demonstrators from a makeshift tent city they had erected outside historic St. Paul's Cathedral more than four months ago as part of a global protest against c ...

The Luck of the Irish: Occupy Ireland, The Gift and Punk Economics
Originally Posted: 01/30/2012 - 11:15pm | Type: Blog

"Ireland is the canary in the coal mine, because what happened in Ireland three years ago is happening all over Europe right now." — Irish economist David McWilliams Oh, ...

Thanksgiving at Occupy Wall Street
Originally Posted: 11/29/2011 - 12:55pm | Type: Blog

A nice reclamation of the Thanksgiving meal—less like the oppressive tale of pilgrims and native people we learned about in school; more like Jesus feeding the thousands, the beloved community, etc. ...