Court order allows Occupy Wall St. protesters back: –
Hundreds of police officers in riot gear raided Zuccotti Park early Tuesday, evicting dozens of Occupy Wall Street protesters from what has become the epicenter of the worldwide movement protesting corporate greed and economic inequality.
Police Clear Occupy Oakland Encampment, but Protesters Return: Protesters returned to a downtown plaza Monday evening, after hundreds of police officers raided the Occupy Oakland encampment there early Monday, arresting 33 people and flattening tents.
Published on Wednesday, September 21, 2011 by Democracy Now! Democracy Now! 4-Hour Special Broadcast: Scheduled Execution of Troy Davis Democracy Now!’s Amy Goodman is hosting a live special broadcast on Wednesday, September 21 from 6pm to 10pm EDT from outside the prison in Jackson, Georgia, where Troy Anthony Davis was scheduled to be executed at 7pm EDT. Davis was convicted in 1989 of killing of off-duty white police officer, Mark MacPhail. Since then, seven of the nine non-police witnesses who fingered Davis have recanted their testimony, and there is no physical evidence that ties Davis to the crime scene. Visit the Democracy Now! archive for our Troy Davis coverage, which includes complete transcripts: