Category Archives: Protest: It’s an American thing

Hey! Tampa has a Romneyville!

And city officials aren’t going to kick them out, come the Republican National Convention.

Happy almost-birthday, Occupy movement

There’s something planned for the one-year anniversary.

So. Locally, what would you occupy?

What the heck has the Occupy movement done so far?

Click here and find out.

Occupy’s next frontier:

Foreclosed homes, says Salon.

To read more about Occupy Goes Home, go here. The cool thing is they can raid encampments, but they can’t stop the movement. Sitting in the pews at Fourth and Forest church of Christ, we would be reminded by speaker after speaker that the church wasn’t the building, but the people. Rock on.

Since this is a democratic movement, what do you think the next frontier should be?

This is what democracy looks like


To read the column, go here.

To read more about MapLight and the work they do, go here.

To see what religion lobbies spend major money in Washington, go here.

To read more about Littleton’s Occupation, go here.

To read more about Occupy Joplin, go here.

You can read more about Connecticut Action Alliance for a Fair Economy here.

To watch Politico’s video on lobbying, go here.

To read more about American Israel Public Affairs Committee, go here. To read more about the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, go here. To read more about Family Research Council, go here. To read more about FRC’s Tony Perkins’ odd concerns about Pres. Obama, go here. To hear Newt Gingrich on the Occupy movement, go here.

Keep smiling

Pepper spray art!

Imagine this as your legacy…And thanks, Cynical and Chris.