Articles Tagged ‘Occupy Wall Street’

Hundreds of thousands of displaced Long Islanders have the option of voting by affidavit ballot this Election Day following an executive order by New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Monday Nov. 5, 2012 to help remedy the effects of Hurricane Sandy on the voting public. (Christopher Twarowski/Long Island Press)

Long Island Elections: Fire, Gas Leaks and Power Outages

Fire. Gas leaks. Spotty electricity. For myriad reasons that were…



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Politics and Protest: Scenes From the 2012 Hofstra Debate

From a man with a long white beard wearing half…



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Long Islanders Join Thousands in May Day Protests

Long Islanders joined thousands of union, pro-immigration and Occupy Wall Street protesters marching across Manhattan in massive May Day rallies Tuesday—sometimes clashing with police—while a small…



Report: Third Eye Blind, Jackson Browne, Dawes to Perform at Zuccotti Park

The sounds of guitars, drums and synchronized clapping coming from the former symbolic home of the Occupy Wall Street protesters either attracted passerbys or infuriated…



OCCUPIED: Protestors from a consortium of Long Island peace and justice groups held an Occupy Black Friday rally outside the entrance to the Smith Haven Mall in Lake Grove to protest corporate greed, the war in Afghanistan and a host of other causes Nov. 25, 2011.

Long Islanders Hold Occupy Black Friday Protest at Smith Haven Mall

Holding signs, shouting chants and standing in solidarity with other…



A photo of the protest taken by Baruch's student newspaper The Ticker (Photo: The Ticker/Facebook)

Arrests Made, Alleged Abuse At CUNY Baruch Student Protest [Video]

Reports of police brutality and student arrests are coming from…