Moment of Clarity : Why The Occupy Anniversary on Sept17th Matters

TRC contributor, Lee Camp

A year ago Occupy Wall Street burst onto the scene, changing the conversations going on around this country and perhaps the world.  Has it had some defeats, some hurdles, some difficulties?  Sure.  But who honestly thought it wouldn’t?  This war isn’t over.

Brooklyn Bridge rally, Occupy DC, Anti Afghan war, OWS Week-04-05-2012

Press TV’s program; ‘OWS Week’ highlights 7 days of the protest movement’s happenings as viewed from American protesters’ eyes.  The program also examines the wide range of social issues addressed by the ‘occupy’ movement in the US. 
This episode of the show looks at the Brooklyn Bridge remembrance rallies in New York, Iraq War veterans’ Anti-Afghanistan War protests and US police attack on “Occupy DC” media tent.  OWS Week has covered the police raid on the “Occupy DC” media tent and ensuing arrests made in McPherson Square, the Iraq War veterans’ rallies in Oakland California, and remembrance rallies, marking six-months since the brutal NYPD attack against 99ers protesting on Brooklyn Bridge that led to 700 arrests and dozens of injuries.

Women’s rights, Student Protests, Native American uprising / OWS Week 03-14-2012

Press TV’s new program; ‘OWS Week’ highlights 7 days of the protest movement’s happenings as viewed from American protesters’ eyes.
The program also examines the wide range of social issues addressed by the ‘occupy’ movement in the US.
Episode 8 sheds light on the 99 percenters struggle as expressed through Sacramento student protests against high education fees, Women’s rights rallies and the Native American dissenters.  Plus the OWS interview of the week, with journalist Gabrielle Price of The Refreshment Center.