WorldViews: Occupy D.C


Posted at 05:01 PM ET, 01/31/2012

The Occupy conundrum: Evicted, scattered, but still one?

Is the Occupation over?

By Elizabeth Flock  |  05:01 PM ET, 01/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Occupy DC, Occupy Wall Street, Occupy Oakland, McPherson Square, Zuccotti Park, Adbusters, occupation

Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 01/30/2012

Occupy protests gear up after violent weekend

Hundreds were arrested at protests in Oakland Saturday.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  09:23 AM ET, 01/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Occupy Oakland, Occupy DC, police

Posted at 03:18 PM ET, 12/16/2011

Occupy D.C.’s newest hunger striker: Congressman Keith Ellison

A week after three Occupy D.C. protesters began a hunger strike for District of Columbia voting rights in Congress, Rep. Keith Ellison has joined their ranks.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  03:18 PM ET, 12/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Occupy DC, hunger strikes, DC representation

Posted at 09:56 AM ET, 12/08/2011

As Occupy faces setbacks around the country, focus shifts to D.C.

The Occupy movement in D.C. had what protesters considered a successful day of action Wednesday even as others around the country faced setbacks.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  09:56 AM ET, 12/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Occupy D.C., K Street action, Occupy Congress

Posted at 05:37 PM ET, 11/30/2011

Occupy protesters plan new march to Atlanta from D.C.

Occupy protesters who marched from New York to Washington plan to hit the road again, planning to travel 700 miles to Atlanta.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  05:37 PM ET, 11/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Occupy march, Occupy DC

Posted at 12:19 PM ET, 11/29/2011

Occupy Philadelphia, Los Angeles protesters ignore threat of eviction; DC could be next

Two weeks after Zuccotti Park, the spiritual home of the Occupy movement, was raided by NY police, protesters in several cities are staying put despite eviction threats.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  12:19 PM ET, 11/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Occupy Wall Street, evictions, Occupy DC, Occupy Philadelphia, Occupy LA

Posted at 08:04 AM ET, 11/17/2011

Occupy New York Stock Exchange, Key Bridge

Occupy Wall Street protesters parade down Wall Street; D.C. protesters prepared to block the Key Bridge

By Melissa Bell and Elizabeth Flock  |  08:04 AM ET, 11/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Occupy Wall Street, Occupy DC, Key Bridge, New York Stock Exchange

Posted at 10:28 AM ET, 10/17/2011

Cornel West arrested after Martin Luther King memorial dedication (video)

West was arrested after the memorial dedication Sunday while protesting corporate influence on government on the Supreme Court steps.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  10:28 AM ET, 10/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Occupy Wall Street, Occupy DC, Cornel West, Martin Luther King Jr.