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Occupy Little Rock

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 - 11:32:43

Federal security objects to Occupy LR demonstration

Jennifer Pierce reports that federal security officers objected to a small Occupy Little Rock demonstration on the sidewalk outside the federal courthouse at Capitol and Broadway last night.

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Monday, October 22, 2012

Monday, October 22, 2012 - 06:15:24

Occupy Little Rock busted again on anniversary

Seven members of Occupy Little Rock marked the one-year anniversary of the Occupy movement by demonstrating Sunday night at the city-owned parking lot at Fourth and Ferry where they camped until swept away in a huge city bust.

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Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Wednesday, May 23, 2012 - 09:15:22

Lance Hines' real beef with Occupy Little Rock

I've written before that City Director Lance Hines got the Occupy Little Rock eviction movement going by complaining about the unslightly appearance of their tent camp at 4th and Ferry.

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Friday, October 21, 2011

Friday, October 21, 2011 - 20:36:00

Occupy Little Rock occupies Clinton Library grounds

Members of the Occupy Little Rock group have set up camp outside the Clinton Library, video contributor Gabe Gentry reports.

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Monday, October 17, 2011

Monday, October 17, 2011 - 10:48:38

Video of Occupy Little Rock march

More from Saturday's protest from Gabe Gentry, a local filmmaker who works with video production company Mindful Media Productions.

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Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Tuesday, October 11, 2011 - 15:37:00

VIDEO: Occupy LR planning meeting, part 2

Videographer Gabe Gentry with Mindful Media Productions made it out to the second planning meeting for Occupy Little Rock last night, and came back with some very enlightening video from the proceedings.

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Monday, October 10, 2011

Monday, October 10, 2011 - 20:22:00

Occupy LR picks time and locations for protest march

Around 100 were on hand for tonight's Occupy Little Rock planning meeting, the second since the group formed in Little Rock earlier this month.

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Friday, October 7, 2011

Friday, October 7, 2011 - 11:25:00

VIDEO: Occupy Little Rock planning meeting

Videographer Gabe Gentry caught some video of the Oct. 4 planning meeting of Occupy Little Rock — our home-grown offshoot of the Occupy Wall Street protests in New York City — as the local movement continues to gel.

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Friday, October 7, 2011 - 06:27:05

Krugman cheers Occupy Wall Street

The NY Times' Paul Krugman cheers the Occupy Wall Street movement. He offers some caveats, but his core explanation of the justification for demonstrations is worth noting: In the first act, bankers took advantage of deregulation to run wild (and pay themselves princely sums), inflating huge bubbles through reckless lending.

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Thursday, October 6, 2011

Thursday, October 6, 2011 - 13:00:45

Occupy Little Rock organizing

An organizer for Occupy Little Rock, an outgrowth of the Occupy Wall Street effort, says the group will hold an organizational meeting from 6 to 8 p.m.

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