Winner 2013 Webby Awards for Best Political Website
Top Banner, Site wide
Apr 16, 2014

 Choose a size
Text Size

Top Leaderboard, Site wide
Digs

Occupy Wall Street

Covering the movement 24/7

Newsletter

sign up to get updates


 
 
Right 1, Site wide - BlogAds Premium
 
Right 2, Site wide - Blogads
 
Join the Liberal Blog Advertising Network
 
 
 
Right Skyscraper, Site Wide
 
Join the Liberal Blog Advertising Network
 

The latest on Occupy Wall Street and the 99 percent movement from Truthdig contributors, editors, commenters, from Twitter and sources across the Internet.

If you have news to report from Occupy Wall Street and its sister protests, drop us a line at
.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

MORE


TD Community Talk
TD Community Talk
TD Top Stories

Columns   |   Ear to the Ground   |   Arts & Culture   |   Cartoons   |   A/V Booth   |   Podcasts   |   Around The Web


Mr. Fish

Graham Nash Still Really Gives a S#!*

The first time Graham Nash made me want to talk back to grown-ups was in the summer of 1977. 

Posted on Aug 5, 2012

A/V Booth

Chris Hedges

Hedges Talks About His New Book on NPR

Chris Hedges stopped by NPR on Thursday to discuss his new book, “Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt,” with “Talk of the Nation” host Neal Conan. Click below to listen to the interview.

Posted on Aug 3, 2012

PreviousNext

Advertisement

Square, Site wide


Palinopsia_Films (CC BY 2.0)

NYPD vs. Occupy: Cops Out of Control

After eight months of study, legal researchers at NYU and Fordham University this week turned out a damning review of the NYPD’s behavior in policing the Occupy Wall Street protests.

Posted on Jul 26, 2012


jpellgen

Fallout From the Bungled Bank Bailout

The financial meltdown and subsequent bailout have dampened Americans’ faith in government and stirred widespread outrage. Neil Barofsky, who once served as special inspector general in charge of oversight of the Troubled Asset Relief Program, says that anger may point the way toward reform.

Posted on Jul 23, 2012

A Challenge to Conservatives

It’s good that conservatives are finally taking seriously the problems of inequality and declining upward mobility. It’s unfortunate that they often evade the ways in which structural changes in the economy, combined with conservative policies, have made matters worse.

Posted on Jul 15, 2012

On Canada’s ‘Venal’ Prime Minister

By Chris Hedges

Prime Minister Stephen Harper is “dismantling everything that’s good about Canada,” says Chris Hedges.

Posted on Jul 15, 2012

A/V Booth

The Revolution We Didn’t See Coming

Noam Chomsky and Tariq Ali (at right), two of the most active figures on the intellectual left, talk about protest, democracy and how the Arab Spring took the West by surprise.

Posted on Jul 15, 2012

New and Improved Comments

If you have trouble leaving a comment, review this help page. Still having problems? Let us know. If you find yourself moderated, take a moment to review our comment policy.

Background

Long before Occupy Wall Street took form, and long before the corporate media caught on, two of our top columnists at Truthdig foresaw the economic calamity that still grips our country. Chris Hedges devoted his time and energy warning Americans about the disastrous symbiosis between big business and our government, both in his columns and in the streets. Meanwhile, Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer covered the buildup to the meltdown for over a decade, naming names and taking no prisoners in his latest book, in his own columns and in his zinger of an acceptance speech at the 2010 Webby Awards -- held, as it happened, in the heart of Wall Street.

Columns   |   Ear to the Ground   |   Arts & Culture   |   Cartoons   |   A/V Booth   |   Podcasts   |   Around The Web


A Progressive Journal of News and Opinion   Publisher, Zuade Kaufman   Editor, Robert Scheer
© 2014 Truthdig, LLC. All rights reserved.