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Moral Mondays: A Cry for the Old North State
Originally Posted: 07/13/2013 - 3:02pm | Type: Blog

Dietrich Bonhoeffer once said, “The test of the morality of a society is what it does for its children.” Then there’s Samuel Johnson who said, “A decent provision for the poor is the true test of civilization. ...

Showdowns, Deadlines and Escalating Violence: Occupy Wall Street
Originally Posted: 01/30/2012 - 12:24pm | Type: Blog

It’s deadline day for Occupy DC: From MSNBC - Occupy protesters in the nation's capital were preparing for a noon Monday deadline set by federal park authorities to end camping at some of the movement ...

The Morning News: Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2011
Originally Posted: 11/30/2011 - 12:34pm | Type: Blog

The Morning News: Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2011 REUTERS: Private Sector Adds 206,000 Jobs In November The pace of job growth in the economy's private sector accelerated in N ...

The Afternoon News: Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011
Originally Posted: 11/17/2011 - 5:10pm | Type: Blog

TALKING POINTS MEMO: Santorum: Occupy Wall Street Protesters Have A 'Legitimate Point' Rick Santorum, the Republican candidate who is perhaps the most severe in his conservatism, is doing something that might surprise people: Cutting som ...

Paramilitary attack on Occupy Wall Street: An Eye Witness Account
Originally Posted: 11/15/2011 - 3:27pm | Type: Blog

An eye-witness account of the New York City Police Department's early-morning raid on the Occupy Wall Street encampment at Zuccotti Park from the Dave MacMillan, a member of Eighth Day community of the Ch ...

The Latest News on Occupy Wall Street: Tuesday Nov. 15, 2011
Originally Posted: 11/15/2011 - 2:56pm | Type: Blog

According to the Associated Press: The National Lawyers Guild says it has obtained a court that allows Occupy Wall St. protesters to return with tents to a New York City park. The guild says the injunction pre ...

Update: Second Police Raid on Occupy Oakland Encampment, Multiple Arrests Made
Originally Posted: 11/14/2011 - 3:10pm | Type: Blog

Update: Police Raid Occupy Oakland Encampment, Multiple Arrests Made UDATE via SanFrancisoGate.com : 10:36 PST OAKLAND -- The second raid of the sprawling Occupy Oakland c ...