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So you want to discuss the vandalism of monuments, memorials, and markers?

Several folks have asked my opinion of the vandalism of memorials and monuments of late, particularly those for Confederates.  I think my stance is clear, if you look back at previous blog posts.   21 more words

American Civil War


Throughout researching Occupy Wall Street and conversing with my peers regarding the subject, they all end up asking the same question: how and when did the movement start? 737 more words

Brookfield Properties Emailed the Park Police About McPherson Eviction Plans

This morning I was looking at documents from a sleeper archive of mine, these in particular from a FOIA request grant regarding the US Park Police and the Occupy DC encampment in McPherson Square. 233 more words


It's time to Occupy Congress!

What is happening in Washington, DC these days could lead not to anarchy but to monarchy, says political philosophy professor Michael Lynch in a New York Times op-ed piece today. 353 more words


Activists Identify DC Cop Who Infiltrated Bangladesh Sweatshop Protests

Left: Still photo from a video of the May 15 protest at Children’s Place. Right: Photo from @snufftastic Twitter account.  by Mike Elk / In These Times… 1,303 more words


Anne Meador reblogged this on Cool Revolution.

McPherson Madness Reveals Struggle Between Mother and Revolutionary

In McPherson Madness, playwright Kelly Canavan revisits a moment in recent history and shows how the drama of revolutionary movements can draw out the drama in one’s personal life. 551 more words


"I Can Tell That We Are Going To Be Friends," Maggie Smith

What’s your favorite TV show? Mad Men or Millionaire Matchmaker? GIRLS or Bad Girls Club? Downton Abbey or Real Housewives of Beverly Hills?

I find the teenage mothers on Teen Mom to be immature, UNrealistic (ironic, huh?) and incredibly annoying. 368 more words

American Utopias