Bank Of America Backlash of the Day: Score 1 for the 99: Backlash from consumers has forced Bank of America to ditch its plan to charge a $5 monthly fee on debit card usage.
"We have listened to our customers very closely over the last few weeks," said Bank of America Co-Chief Operating Officer David Darnell, "and recognize their concern with our propos
Photography Is Not A Crime of the Day: A reporter for the Tennessean alt-weekly Nashville Scene was arrested Friday night at the Occupy Nashville protests on Legislative Plaza, and managed to catch the entire sorry affair on camera.
In the mostly audio-only video, Jonathan Meador can be heard properly i
Postage Paid Protest of the Day: YouTuber ransackedroom -- a San Francisco-based "poet, editor, and marketer" -- has come up with a rather ingenious way ordinary people can support the Occupy Wall Street movement without ever leaving their homes.
It involves taking the business reply mail envelope that comes with most unsolic
Occupy Movement News Update of the Day: Following yesterday's dismantling by Oakland PD of the Occupy Oakland tent city erected outside City Hall two weeks ago, some 1,000 people attempted to reclaim the plaza and were met with fierce resistance from local authorities.
Dramatic video footage from last night's clashes show canisters of tear gas, among other projectiles, be
Occupy Movement News Update of the Day: At approximately 4:45 AM PT this morning, some 500 Oakland police officers in full riot gear entered Frank H. Ogawa Plaza in front of City Hall, and proceeded to dismantle the tent city erected by members of Occupy Oakland two weeks ago.
Protesters attempted to fend off the police with firecrackers, a fire extinguisher, and stolen police barriers, bu
We Shall Occupy of the Day: 92-year-old folk music icon Pete Seeger was joined by working class hero Arlo Guthrie and grandson Tao Rodriguez-Seeger in marching with hundreds of Occupy Wall Street demonstrators down to Columbus Circle, where they performed "This Little Light of Mine" with composer David Amram and singer-songwriter-storyt
Occupy Movement News Update of the Day: Feminist writer and activist Naomi Wolf was arrested last night while protesting with Occupy Wall Street members outside an event for New York gov. Andrew Cuomo hosted by The Huffington Post -- an online publication Wolf regularly contributes to.
According to the Associated Press, Wolf was w
What You Need To Know:
-- In a recent interview with ABC News senior White House correspondent Jake Tapper, President Obama said the Occupy Wall Street protests are "not that different" from Tea Party protests in that both the left and the right "feel separated from their g
Second Occupy Movement News Update of the Day: As Occupy Wall Street enters its fifth week, the movement has grown exponentially to include hundreds of cities across the country and around the world.