Zuccotti Park

Time for Occupy Toronto Protesters to Pack it In

Peter Worthington | Posted 01.16.2012 | Canada Politics
Peter Worthington

For all practical purposes the month-long long protest and park sleep-in is over. Patience has run out. Personally, protesters lost me when they began to agitate about the "sacred fire" they have in the park, contrary to park regulations.

Farewell to the Occupation: How OWS Achieved its Goal Despite Not Having One

Joshua Ostroff | Posted 01.15.2012 | Canada Politics
Joshua Ostroff

Occupy Conservatism

Douglas Anthony Cooper | Posted 01.09.2012 | Canada
Douglas Anthony Cooper

Occupy Wall Street is, like the Tea Party, a messy populist movement. The concern is real that it refuses to recognize an essential tragic component of human affairs: unfairness is the abiding fact of our condition

Canadian In Custody After Scaling Sculpture

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.22.2011 | Canada

NEW YORK, N.Y. - A 24-year-old man from Toronto was taken into police custody Saturday after scaling a massive sculpture at the site of the Occupy Wal...

Occupy Toronto: We Know What We Mean (Even if We Haven't Said it Yet)

Thom Vernon | Posted 12.18.2011 | Canada Politics
Thom Vernon

I hope Occupy Toronto and other protests resist the production of a white paper. I hope that we wait to articulate our demands. Morality will not so easily be policy-wonked or shoehorned.

Occupy Toronto: Who Are These People?

Daniel Alexandre Portoraro | Posted 12.17.2011 | Canada Politics
Daniel Alexandre Portoraro

NYC Protesters Thwart Attempt To Clear Park, Temperatures Rises In Other Cities

CP | Karen Matthews,Meghan Barr, The Associated Press | Posted 12.14.2011 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Americans protesting corporate greed and inequality faced down authorities in parks and plazas across the country ahead of what organ...

Occupy Wall Street Park Cleanup Called Off

The Huffington Post Canada | Ron Nurwisah | Posted 12.14.2011 | Canada

Brookfield Properties and the City Of New York have cancelled a clean-up of Zuccotti Park, the space currently being occupied by the Occupy Wall Stree...

Occupy Wall Street's Canadian Roots

CP | Michelle McQuigge, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.13.2011 | Canada

TORONTO - With roots that reach as far as Cairo's fertile Tahrir Square, the protests roiling Wall Street will finally come full circle this weekend a...

America's Indignados Should Occupy Wall Street

Diane Francis | Posted 12.13.2011 | Canada Politics
Diane Francis

"Indignados" (the indignants) occupy city squares in Spain on a permanent basis, and now the Wall Street protests have taken root and will only grow in size and intensity. These protests, while poorly organized and rag-tag, will become the migraine of politics, not fatal but nagging and potentially dangerous.