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Police Evict Occupy Philly

Police Evict Occupy Philly. Some 50 protesters were arrested overnight after Philadelphia Police enforced the eviction of Occupy Philly. Most of the demonstrators cooperated with […]

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Will Nutter Evict Occupy Philly?

The increasingly tense standoff between Occupy Philly and city government is turning into a touchy political test for Mayor Nutter. Evict the Occupiers, and it […]

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First Look at Occupy Philly

As Occupy Wall Street has grown and spread, a large group in Philly has practically pulled a hamstring hopping on the bandwagon. Today, they began […]

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End Occupy Philly

This past Monday, as the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial was being dedicated in Washington, DC, a headline flashed on my Twitter feed: “Occupy Wall […]

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Occupy Philly on the Move?

First signs of an Occupy Philly move to a new location popped up this morning when a crane and other construction equipment were moved into […]

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Homeless People “Occupy” Philly

Since Occupy Philly began, I’ve been trying to combat stereotypes about who the protesters are. They’re not teenage, lazy, dirty hippies—they’re people who work full-time, […]

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Occupy Philly at the Comcast Center

Protesters stopped traffic while marching down 18th Street to JFK Boulevard where they ended up outside the Comcast Center. Surely their voices are being intently […]

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The Best Occupy Philly Signs

I don’t get the hate for Occupy Philly. People are living in tents and having sex outside City Hall. Even if you’re a member of […]

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Occupy Philly Member Running for Congress

Nate Kleinman—29-year-old member of the Occupy Philly movement—has shaved his beard and declared he’s running in the Democratic primary for the House of Representatives in […]

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Occupy Philly Has Strong Voice

The deadline came and went, and the occupiers were still there. Amanda, with her reddish spiral curls and big silver earrings, was in the center of […]