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Still Occupying: OWS not just a youth movement
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Still Occupying: OWS not just a youth movement

By 7:09 a.m. Bill Steyert, 69, had been arrested for blocking traffic.

Still Occupying: Lack of cohesive message doesn’t stop the OWS movement.
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Still Occupying: Lack of cohesive message doesn’t stop the OWS movement.

The southernmost tip of Manhattan was transformed into a birthday party of sorts as the People’s Puppets, a theatrical group of Occupy Wall Street demonstrators, assembled, donned their party hats, rehearsed a few catchy OWS-themed tunes and marched north into the heart of the financial district.

Gun buyback event in Bushwick nets 85 weapons
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Gun buyback event in Bushwick nets 85 weapons

Event was organized in response to the burgeoning number of homicides and gun violence in the Bushwick community.

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New OWS occupation frustrates local community

After being booted out of Zuccotti Park last weekend, after a six month occupation, Occupy Wall Street protestors have moved to a public space – Union Square Park – leaving the community with mixed reactions.

NYU Islamic students protest NYPD surveillance
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NYU Islamic students protest NYPD surveillance

“We want a public apology from the NYPD to NYU students,” said Ahmad Raza, 22, the undergraduate chapter ISA president. “We have done nothing wrong.”

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Giants Parade: Mob goes wild and attacks police cruiser

Arrest were made as some fans lost control.

Arab Americans tired of alleged racial profiling by NYPD
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Arab Americans tired of alleged racial profiling by NYPD

Community claims to still be heavily monitored 10 years after 9/11.

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Sights from Occupy Wall Street Day of Action

Short videos capture scenes from a “A National Day of Action”

Passionate Occupy Wall Street make their voices heard at Union Square
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Passionate Occupy Wall Street make their voices heard at Union Square

“Its about sharing our stories,” one protestor said.

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Occupy Wall Street Protestors march to take back their park

Occupy Wall Street protestors marched from Tribeca’s to reclaim Zuccotti Park.