Posted on January 23, 2012 at 11:10 AM EST
As the U.S. economy worsens, protests such as those carried out by the Occupy Wall Street movement will turn ugly, breaking down into waves of violent unrest across the nation, says billionaire financier George Soros.
“It will be an excuse for cracking down and using strong-arm tactics to maintain law and order, which, carried to an extreme, could bring about a repressive political system, a society where individual liberty is much more constrained, which would be a break with the tradition of the United States,” Soros tells Newsweek.
Posted on January 18, 2012 at 9:08 AM EST
Several hundred protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement converged on the West Lawn of the Capitol Tuesday to decry the influence of corporate money in politics and voice myriad other grievances.
Organizers had touted the rally, known as Occupy Congress, as the largest national gathering of Occupy protesters to date and secured a permit that would have allowed up to 10,000 people to participate. By mid-afternoon, the protest appeared to have fallen far short of those goals.
Posted on December 16, 2011 at 4:06 PM EST
Itâs easy to see billionaire George Sorosâs imprint on most major American left-wing organizations. All you have to do is look at their financial forms. Soros aids hundreds of left-wing groups in America each year under the auspices of his Open Society Foundations. In just 10 years, Soros has given more than $550 million to liberal organizations in the United States.
Posted on December 16, 2011 at 2:48 PM EST
Breakdown of the Connections Between The Working Family Party, SEIU, ACORN, The New Party, The DNC, Democratic Socialists of America, Tides, George Soros and The Obama Administration:
Posted on December 15, 2011 at 5:42 PM EST
If youâre wondering whoâs funding the network of left-wing, non-government organizations in Israel, which aim to topple Netanyahuâs government and turn Israel into an Arab majority state, it turns out to be the same man of evil whoâs funding the Occupy Wall Street mobs: George Soros. Tel Aviv has had to contend with the same left-wing protests, tents and all, obviously all coordinated by one central global puppeteer.
Activist Shepard Fairey, of Obama’s ‘HOPE’ poster fame, designed the cover image for Time’s “Person Of The Year”
Posted on December 15, 2011 at 5:38 PM EST
Time Magazine released its annual ‘Person of the Year’ issue, with ‘The Protestor’ earning the coveted title as well as the magazine cover.
Posted on December 15, 2011 at 5:14 PM EST
Several posts lately have explored the immigrant rights component of the Occupy movement, at least in California, where Occupy protesters in Los Angeles, San Francisco and San Diego have counted immigration among the many issues theyâve taken up.
Posted on December 14, 2011 at 4:16 PM EST
Following Time managing editor Rick Stengel revealing the magazine’s “Person of the Year” to be “The Protester” on Wednesday’s NBC Today, co-host Ann Curry attempted to compared the Arab Spring democracy movement in the Middle East to Occupy Wall Street: “Are there links between what had happened in the Arab Spring…and also what’s happening now on Wall Street and all across this country?”
Posted on December 14, 2011 at 3:38 PM EST
A prominent coalition of African American pastors have teamed up with leaders of the Occupy Wall Street movement to launch a new series of actions that they consider part of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.âs unfinished legacy.
Posted on December 14, 2011 at 3:29 PM EST
Nothing could enhance American democracy more than if Occupy Wall Street helped enact the 28th Constitutional Amendment to end the pretense that corporations are people who speak with money. The 99% can stop the privatization of government.