Occupy Los Angeles News
Comedian Adam Carolla’s Take on Occupy Movement: Millennial ‘Self-Entitled Monsters’
What’s the Occupy Wall Street movement really about? Is it rooted in anger over the sagging economy and high unemployment? Is it a protest against the growing disparity between rich and poor in America? Or is it really just a bunch of whining by the “self-entitled...
LA Begins Park Cleanup as ‘Occupy’ Pledges to Move Forward
As a chain link fence and concrete barricades surrounded the City Hall Park that Occupy Los Angeles protesters called home before an overnight police raid removed them, one of the movement’s lead organizers vowed the fight would continue. Just after midnight today, 1,400 police officers ...
Today in Pictures: Nov. 30, 2011
Cambodians work late into the night recycling garbage as fires burn at the local garbage dump, Nov. 30, 2011 in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Many children work part time in the dump to help support their families while attending school during the day. (Paula Bronstein /Getty...
FIRST LOOK: 200+ Arrested in Occupy L .A . Raid + Made in America: the Christmas Edition
Here are a few of the stories we’re reading this morning: - More Than 200 Arrested in Occupy L.A. Raid - Arsenic in Juice: New Study Prompts Action - Herman Cain Accuser: He Would Not Make a ‘Good President’ And… - Made in America Christmas:...
Occupy LA : Police Begin Arrests at Encampment
The Los Angeles Police Department moved in on the Occupy LA protesters at downtown Los Angeles’ City Hall overnight, arresting those refusing to walk out after an order to disperse. Police donning riot gear and brandishing batons descended on the area just after midnight, having...
Occupy L .A . Protesters Stand Their Ground
Residents. hundreds rally in City Hall park tonight. But the mayor says the park will close just after midnight many of the LA encampments say they won't leave. It remains to be seen how people how many people are gonna stay behind and and be arrested in a nonviolent fashion. It's a little unclear
Govt. to Find Housing for Homeless Occupy Los Angeles Protesters
Occupy protesters in Los Angeles and Philadelphia stayed on past deadlines to vacate their respective encampments as officials backed away from plans to eject the tent cities that have sprung up to spotlight what the group calls economic injustices. In Los Angeles, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa said
Occupy LA Protesters Defy Deadline to Vacate
After a midnight deadline to vacate their encampment passed, Occupy Los Angeles protesters have yet to leave the grounds of City Hall and are now defying orders to disperse. The Los Angeles Police Department moved into the ‘Occupy LA’ area donning riot gear, while many protestors...
Occupy Wall Street Protests Spread Across the Country With No Unified Message
As the Occupy Wall Street movement enters its fourth week of protests in lower Manhattan and spreads within New York and to several other major U.S. cities, its message is becoming a bouillabaisse of views representing the many groups that have signed on, and their demands are unclear. Their causes