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But instead of collecting it, they'll abolish it in random act of kindness. The Jubilee begins on November 15th with "The People's Bailout," a variety show and telethon in New York City, but you can make donations over at RollingJubilee.org. All proceeds will go towards buying and abolishing people's debt.

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Today's May Day general strike, driven by the Occupy Wall Street movement and labor activists worldwide, included peaceful protests in Washington, D.C., and London, injured rioters in

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Mockupation of the Day: At the urging of the official Occupy Wall Street Twitter feed, protesters raided a tent city set up in Foley Square for the filming of an Occupy Wall Street-themed episode of Law and Order: SVU.

The Zuccotti Park replica came complete with its own People's Kitchen and People's Library. "They've delivered us this perfectly wrapped Christmas present with a bow on

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Occupy Melbourne News Update of the Day: Though Occupy protesters in Melbourne were able to successfully skirt the city's anti-Occupy ban on camping by wearing their tents, the clever subterfuge was short-lived.

This morning, police told protesters they could no longer walk around Flagstaff Gardens dressed as tents, and would be given "reasonable time" to put on clothes

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Infographic of the Day: Brooklyn College associate professor of sociology Alex S. Vitale and illustrator Chi Birmingham chart the evolution of police riot gear from the war protests of the 60s and 70s, through the trade protests of the mid-90s, to the current Occupy Wall Street demonstrations and their various national offshoots.

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Celebrity Contrarian of the Day: In a recent interview, Adam Carolla took serious, expletive-saturated issue with the Occupy Wall Street protests, which he says are driven by the "participation trophy" culture of "self-entitled monsters" he lovingly refers to as "ass-douches."

Carolla breaks down his perception of the protesters and their demonstrations in signature Man Show fashion: 

...then you get out into the real world and you

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Occupy Movement News Update of the Day: Just under 350 people were arrested in twin raids on Occupy encampments last night.

In Los Angeles, more than 1,400 LAPD officers dismantled the Occupy LA encampment that had been set up on the south lawn of Los Angeles City Hall since early October.

Some 290 people who refused police orders to evacuate were arrested

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NYPD Civil Disorder Guidelines of the Day: An unidentified Occupy Wall Street protester claims they managed to score this list of civil disorder guidelines from the back of an NYPD van after being arrested.

Nothing particularly scandalous here; most of these are very reasonable and straightforward. Indeed, it seems the only real problem with many o

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Note Of Note of the Day: From the Associated Press' Washington-based Assistant Chief of Bureau for photos, J. David Ake

A protester handed President Barack Obama a note while shaking hands along a rope line in New Hampshire today.  Photographer Charlie Dharapak smartly zoomed in so you

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Controversial Claim of the Day: Jennifer Fox, the pregnant protester who was pepper-sprayed along with 84-year-old Dorli Rainey during last week's Occupy Seattle march, has reportedly miscarried.

The 19-year-old homeless woman, who says she was three months pregnant, penned an email to local blogger Ian Awesome with the terrible news.

"It hurts,"

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Questionable Marketing Campaign of the Day: The Bank of New York Mellon -- the world's largest deposit bank -- occupies poor taste.

[@kelly_evans / copyranter.]

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Occupy Movement News Update of the Day: A powerful scene unfolded yesterday at UC Davis, where hundreds students gathered outside the on-campus site of a press conference held by chancellor Linda Katehi in the wake of Friday's controversial pepper-spraying incident.

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Occupy Movement News Update of the Day: Brandon Watts, who was bloodied by NYPD officers during this week's Day of Action after allegedly stealing a policeman's hat, was photographed holding up his now-iconic photo while looking much better.

Watts, who was one of the first people to pitch a tent in Zuccotti Park, <