Even the cold early spring of 2012 could not deter Occupy Wall Street (OWS) activists in New York city. People from different backgrounds continue to come out onto the streets. The agenda driving all the protesters remains the same: income inequality, corruption among banks and multinational corporations, foreclosures, climate change, police brutality and above all, the need to get together and talk in person — not just via mobile phones. It is all about the courage of ordinary men and women to tell the truth to those who hold power.
Thousands hold demo in Chicago ahead of NATO summit
Thousands of activists have staged an anti-war demonstration in Chicago ahead of a NATO summit starting this weekend.
About 2,500 people, including hundreds of nurses, attended the event in a downtown Chicago square on Friday and a dozen people were arrested, Reuters reported.
400 gripna i antikapitalistisk protest i Frankfurt
”When I despair I remember that all through history the ways of truth and love have always won. There have been tyrants and murderers and for a time they can seem invincible, but in the end they always fall. Think of it… always.”
— Mahatma Ghandi