Category: Occupy Wall Street

Reflecting on May Day – Occupy Needs New Tactics

Reflecting on May Day – Occupy Needs New Tactics

So after a day of marching, rallies, speakers and events here in NYC, what did the May 1 General Strike change? That’s the question that’s been on my mind since I went to bed last night, and is still with me now....

Fair Use and Social Justice – Grace Lee Boggs and MLK Jr. -v- EMI

Fair Use and Social Justice – Grace Lee Boggs and MLK Jr. -v- EMI

  So I ran into one of those ironies of ironies this evening while working on a project. I pose this to my readers as a question: what would you do? So here’s the background to the story. I’ve been working for...

A Brave New World?

A Brave New World?

  “Ford, we are twelve; oh make us one, Like drops within the Social River; Oh, make us now together run As swiftly as thy shining Flivver. Come, Greater Being, Social Friend, Annihilating Twelve-in-One! We long to die, for when we end,...