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With growing grassroots efforts, public banking as an alternative to the billion-dollar sector is gaining a foothold in the U.S. more

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There is hope for us yet. more

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"This movement is bigger than $15 and a union." more

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"Do we love everybody?" more

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Photo highlights from April, when thousands of demonstrators gathered in the U.S. Capitol to protest for democracy. more

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"The Billion People March and a whole bunch of other initiatives that are happening around the world—is because the spirit of Occupy is alive." more

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The Progressive is fortunate to have footage of speeches and interviews featuring prominent activists, writers, and leaders from Naomi Klein to Kevin Alexander Gray among its archives. In partnership with On the Earth Productions, we present this... more

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Sticking it to Wisconsin in order to build a winning national campaign turns out to be a very successful strategy, judging from the rave reviews Walker has been getting from his fellow Republicans. Image credit: John Glowaki more

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The task at hand between Cuba and the United States has as much to do with the past as it does with the present. Image credit: Artur Staszewski more

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Occupy changed how we felt. We were the motor of history, not just its victims. The mic check gave us a participatory society, not just one of spectacle. more

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Like Bush, Obama is waging an illegal and senseless war. more

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The films captured both the medium and the message--a testament to the vitality of storytelling as a political tool, and panorama of a movement that is helping level social inequities with each new space it claims. more

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These two frontal assaults on our rigged class system hold great promise. more

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The battle going on at the Walmart center in Mira Loma is an exemplary case of the chess match between capital and labor, as long as you realize labor is starting the game with virtually no pieces more

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I spent seven weeks in Zuccotti Park, and here is what I got. more

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We visited nearly thirty occupations in twenty states in two months. more

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There will always be a diversity of tactics. But we have to elevate our message. more

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Needlessly picking fights with the cops, vandalizing City Hall, and putting our own people in harm's way is not the path to social and economic justice. more

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Several officers ran up into the crowd knocking people over, and two women were seriously injured. About seven people were hit with billy clubs. I was personally hit in the elbow. more

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With their actions on behalf of the foreclosed upon, the Occupy Wall Street movement is proving, once and for all, how different it is from the Tea Party movement. more

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