Occupy Wall Street

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?


2 Occupy Flint Protesters Arrested For Knives

Participants in a Flint offshoot of the Occupy Wall Street protests say two demonstrators have been arrested for carrying long knives.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2012

‘Occupy’ Group Backs Evicted Couple Refusing To Leave Home

It’s a new twist on the “Occupy” movement

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2011

Poll: Americans Believe Top Managers Make More Than They Deserve

Seven in ten Americans believe most top company managers make more than they deserve in salaries and all other benefits, according to poll by Harris Interactive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/02/2011

(WWJ Photo/Sandra McNeil)

Occupy Protesters Mark 2 Months Since Movement’s Birth

Supporters of the “Occupy” movement are out in force in several cities, marking two months since the birth of the movement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2011

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Report: Top 1% Getting Exponentially Richer

A new report shows income growth for the wealthiest 1 percent of Americans nearly tripled between 1979 and 2007, far outpacing gains for all other income groups.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/26/2011

Rev. Bill Freeman (credit: Facebook).

Michigan Pastor Inspired By Occupy Wall Street Arrested

A pastor who said he was inspired by the Occupy Wall Street movement was arrested after refusing to leave Holland’s city hall in protest of the city’s decision not to expand its anti-discrimination ordinance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/20/2011

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Occupy Wall Street Raises $300K; Detroiters In For Long Haul

Organizers of the Occupy Wall Street protests have raised close to $300,000 and Occupy Detroit protesters at Grand Circus Park say they’ll be staying — indefinitely.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/17/2011

Occupy Detroit protestors in Grand Circus Park.  (WWJ Photo/Beth Fisher)

Occupy Wall Street Continues In Grand Circus Park

Several tents dot the landscape in the park and many people spent the night after a few hundred people began the Occupy Detroit protest at Grand Circus Park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/15/2011

Protestors affiliated with the "Occupy Wall Street" protests wave signs and banners outside 1185 Park Avenue in New York. (AP Photo/Andrew Burton)

‘Occupy Detroit’ Protest Planned For Friday

Up to 1,000 people are expected to gather in downtown Detroit on Friday in an effort to spread the “Occupy Wall Street” movement message.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/14/2011