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Socialist Candidate Takes Lead In Seattle City Council Race

Voters in left-leaning Seattle, where police recently handed out snacks at a large marijuana festival and politicians often try to out-liberal each other, are close to electing a Socialist candidate to the City Council.


A protestor affiliated with Occupy Wall Street holds a sign fashioned as a birthday cake on September 17, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Opinion: Occupy Wall Street’s First Anniversary

Occupy Wall Street made the world aware of Wall Street’s nearly-obscene inequities. But, unfortunately, that has been about it. How much has really changed because of the 12-month-old movement?


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Seattle Issues Emergency Order Following Mayhem

May Day demonstrators who marched through Seattle turned violent Tuesday, with black-clad protesters using sticks and bats to smash stores and automobile windows.



Thom Celebrates May Day With A Discussion Of The Protests Going On From Coast To Coast

Today is May Day and we are covering actions & events coast to coast from Seattle to New York with guests from Labor, Occupy Wall Street and more, including: Leo Gerard-United Steelworkers, Saru Jayaraman-ROCUnited, Mark […]

1090 The Fan–05/01/2012


Cops Get Violent At Occupy Anniversary: The Majority Report w/ Sam Seder 3/19/12

Today on The Majority Report:  Ryan Devereaux from the Guardian at New York courthouse waiting appearance of Cecily McMillan, woman who suffered seizure Saturday while cuffed by NYPD, reports on general mood of gathering and ensuing […]

1090 The Fan–03/19/2012


Fierce Independence Is Served On The Norman Goldman Show

Monday, January 30, 2012 Today, justice is served on ME!!???!! It’s also served on Mint Raw Money; Newt Gingrinch, aka the “Newtmare”; offshoring jobs; Tea Baggers; Occupy Wall Street; the Roman Catholic Church and some […]

1090 The Fan–01/30/2012

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Occupy Wall Street Updates, And Iowa Discussed This Morning On The Thom Hartmann Show!

Hour One: OWS…without a space to Occupy – J.A. Myerson, AlterNet Hour Two: Iowa Caucuses…any $10,000 bets on who will win?  Congressman Steve King (R-IA)

1090 The Fan–12/20/2011

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Percussion Grenades Used to Disperse Protesters

Police used “flash-bang” percussion grenades to disperse protesters who blocked an entrance to a Port of Seattle facility Monday evening as part of a national effort to disrupt West Coast port traffic.


File photo of an Occupy tent city. (Photo credit: BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

Judge: Seattle College Can Evict Protesters

Occupy Seattle protesters say they’re looking for a new base, possibly an abandoned warehouse, after a judge ruled Friday that Seattle Central Community College can evict them from the campus.


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Thom Runs Down Developments In The Wisconsin Recall, OWS Arrests, And Sarah Van Gelder Of Yes Magazine

  Hour One: Latest from Wisconsin on “Recall Walker” efforts – John Nichols, The Nation Magazine Hour Two: OWS…Arrested, processed and ready for more – J.A. Myerson, Truthout Hour Three: “This Changes Everything: Occupy Wall […]

1090 The Fan–11/21/2011