Occupy LA: Too Big to Fail?

Occupy LA: Too Big to Fail?

As the Occupy LA encampment at City Hall digs in their heels to protect a patch of dirt, here’s a few thoughts and questions regarding the nearly two months of lobbying for change in our country’s financial institutions and corporations: Where are the 99%? I understand who the 99% are, but I just don’t see…

N17: Occupy LA on National Day of Protest

N17, billed as the National Day of Protest marking the two month anniversary of the anti Wall Street movement, was a reminder that the movement is alive and well. Los Angeles occupiers, whose ranks swelled with support of by labor unions and others, joined cities across the nation in protest by briefly occupying intersections and…

Wandering the Occupy LA Neighborhood

Wandering the Occupy LA Neighborhood

Camp Occupy LA, as I’ve come to think of it, has taken on the look and feel of a community. Neighborhoods seem to have sprouted up with clearly defined lines that all but say “keep out” if you aren’t invited. There seems to be a clear desire on the organizers part to create a welcoming…