Occupy Los Angeles, in solidarity with the occupy movement, asserts our right to live, work and organize peacefully and politically without repression. On October 1st we assembled together to explore and create collective will to address the various special interests that have taken hold of our governing processes. We stand together again, at the dawn of a new year, to reassert our dedication to developing a peaceful nonviolent resistance movement in Los Angeles, the neighboring cities of Southern California and throughout the world.
The Pasadena Rose Parade has a long history both as an American tradition, and with hundreds of thousands in attendance and millions of viewers across the globe, as a platform for countless peoples’ rights movements over the years.
This year, New Year’s Day falls on a Sunday, so in keeping with tradition, the 123rd Tournament of Roses Parade will be held on Monday, January 2nd, leaving Sunday, January 1, 2012 for the Occupy New Year’s Day Summit!
Hello everyone, we are a group of Iranian-American individuals living in Los Angeles who came together to stand in solidarity with the OWS movement and show our support of the Occupy4Iran.org campaign as supporters of the Green Movement in Iran.
Jurist Guest Columnist Jules Lobel of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law says that if the Occupy Movement can create organizational forms that combine its democratic, egalitarian origins with ongoing direct action, a narrative of solidarity, equality and democracy over the long term, it will have made a major contribution in transforming the public dialogue and birthing a new society...
December 12, 2011 WASHINGTON -- Senator Carl Levin (D-MI), Chairman of the Armed Services Committee, announced today that the committee has completed its conference of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year (FY) 2012. The bill authorizes funding for the Department of Defense (DOD) and the national security programs of the Department of Energy (DOE).