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Occupy USA — two months and counting

As we observe today’s two month anniversary of the Occupy uprising, we are surrounded by violence.  From everywhere we are seeing and hearing reports of police action against the Occupy uprisings from the west to the east coasts and points … Continue reading

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Sign-on letter to the bishops of the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City and the dioceses of Tulsa and Little Rock

To the Most Reverend Paul Stagg Coakley, Archbishop of Oklahoma City, the Most Reverend Edward James Slattery, Bishop of Tulsa, and the Most Reverend Anthony Basil Taylor, Bishop of Little Rock, as well as the Most Reverend Eusebius J. Beltran, … Continue reading

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More on the extracting of one percenter fingers from our 99% wallets.

Yesterday I mused a bit about ways to whack those one percenter fingers in order to get them out of our wallets. The proposed actions were all within the power of individuals and households. Now I want to talk about … Continue reading

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How to extract one percenter fingers from your personal wallet.

Yesterday’s rant carried on about rent seeking one percenters picking our 99% pockets and suggested that . . . . . . every time those one percenters reach for your wallet to pick some of your hard earned cash, just … Continue reading

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Why we should invite the one percent to unOccupy our wallets.

I would be happy if the top 1 percent in this economy would just get their hands out of my wallet and simply leave me and mine alone. I have no problem with whatever amount of wealth they want to … Continue reading

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Occupy OKC is on!

Occupy OKC got underway Monday night, with a great general assembly and the first campout. somehow, even though Monday was a holiday, a permit (which usually takes 10 days) was miraculously procured. maybe someone at OKC Hall doesn’t want to … Continue reading

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Occupy OKC Facebook page is disappeared

The extremely active Occupy OKC Facebook page, which was approaching 3500 “likes”, disappeared without a trace this afternoon.  I attended an afternoon meeting of the compassion (formerly spirituality) committee for Occupy OKC, and it was announced there. There is a … Continue reading

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