Tag: Occupy Movement
Midnight raid ends occupation of St Paul’s
Protesters camped outside St Paul’s Cathedral in London have been dispersed, and their tents cleared from the square. Many are outraged by the Church’s role in the eviction.
Occupy Wall Street camp torn down in night raid
New York was in chaos yesterday after riot police destroyed a long-running protest camp. The city mayor says it was a health hazard, but activists say the raid was an attack on free speech.
‘Occupy’ protests go worldwide on day of rebellion
Occupy Wall St has become an international movement. Protestors took to the streets in cities all over the world this weekend to demand the end of corporate privilege and social injustice.
Wall St protest grows amid anger at ‘greedy’ bankers
Protests against the financial sector are spreading across the USA, reflecting a surge of popular discontent at ongoing economic hardship, widening inequality and the lack of serious reform.