Citing a judge's ruling that the First Amendment protected "public sleeping as a means of symbolic expression," protesters laid down their sleeping bags outside bank branches.
Seven members of Occupy D.C. have been arrested this week for blocking the sidewalk after sleeping outside a downtown Bank of America branch. It's a new tactic, but it's disputed which Occupy group thought of it first. [ more › ] Read Post
Approximately 50 Occupy Wall Street protesters rallied outside Bank of America this afternoon, as part of a nationwide demonstration to symbolically "foreclose" on the giant predatory behemoth. Activists intend to target Bank of Ame... Read Post
CIVIL RIGHTS UPDATE: St. Louis judge tosses out gun case, citing newly-enacted Amendment 5. “St. Louis Circuit Judge Robert Dierker ruled that the Missouri law prohibiting felons from possessing guns is unconstitutional as applied i... Read Post