Is It Time to Occupy Big Media?

February 15, 2012 0

“Between the public sector and the private sector, we have wreaked untold havoc on the media environment.” These aren’t the words of a progressive media advocate such as University of Illinois professor Robert McChesney or […]

Occupy Philadelphia Faces a Crossroads

November 16, 2011 2

The march starts off right on schedule. A group of 40 or so protesters stage under the imposing shadow of City Hall at Occupy Philadelphia on October 23rd, and then cross 15th Street, winding through […]

History Demands Nonviolent Resistance from Us

August 3, 2011 5

We are living in extraordinary times.  The gulf between rich and poor has widened to its greatest since the Gilded Age: executive salaries have skyrocketed 23% in just over a year, while wages (when adjusted […]