Dr. Robin Falkov and Greek correspondent Marie Christine Polymenacou review the latest developments concerning the global Occupy Movements.
Marie Christine graduated from Deree College with a B.A. in Marketing, Advertising and Consumer Behaviour. She has served as fashion editor for a number of well-known magazines, including Harper’s, Esquire, Status, and Mondo Uomo. Her language proficiencies include Greek, English, Spanish, French, and Japanese.
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Rebellion in the Air: Quan’s Quackery and Bloomberg’s Bullsh*t
By Dave Lindorff
This Can’t Be Happening
Nov. 17, 2011
New York — The scripted excuses provided by mayors around the country to justify their police-state tactics in rousting peaceful occupation movement activists from their park-based demonstrations now stand exposed as utter nonsense, and, given their uncanny similarity in wording, can be clearly seen as having been drawn up for them by some hidden hands in Washington. the same can be said of the brutal tactics used.
Bloomberg Spokesperson Admits Arresting Credentialed Reporters
By Megan McCarthy
New York Observer
Nov. 17, 2011
Spain Set to Vote for Rajoy’s Cuts as Crisis Claims Fifth Leader
Nov. 18, 2011
Day of OWS Action: Over 400 arrested, dozens injured
Uploaded by RussiaToday on Nov. 17, 2011
Four hundred arrests – that is the tally for the last 24 hours, as police stage an intense crackdown on massive Occupy Wall Street protests erupting in America, with more than 30,000 protesters having shown up in New York City alone.