Jan 20

An Occupier’s perspective on freedom of speech



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I am involved in the Occupy movement because I consider myself one of the people mentioned in the phrase “We, the people.”



Oct 31

Does the Constitution protect tents?



Posted 2 years, 5 months ago.

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Last week, in response to those questioning his plans to have police remove the Occupy Wall Street protesters from Zuccotti Park, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg declared that “the Constitution doesn’t protect tents…it protects speech and assembly.”



Oct 28

A 1968 sports protest that struck a chord with Occupy Wall Street



Posted 2 years, 5 months ago.

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In 1968 he was an Olympian at the top of his career.



Oct 27

A constitutional agenda for the “Occupy” protesters



Posted 2 years, 5 months ago.

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The proposed amendment would specify that corporations are not “persons” protected by the Constitution’s Fourteenth Amendment.



Oct 20

5 things to know about Occupy Wall Street + 1 big question



Posted 2 years, 6 months ago.

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Like the Tea Party, Occupy Wall Street is an expression of a deep-seated discontent about the nation’s direction, or lack thereof.