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Singer Jackson Browne Tells Olbermann that the Occupy Movement is “Extremely Confrontational, Not Violent”

During a discussion of the Occupy movement with Keith Olbermann last week, singer-songwriter Jackson Browne told Olbermann that the protesters were extremely confrontational but not violent. Olbermann: Particularly, the efforts—the extraordinary efforts being made to suppress it, to discredit it, to spray it, to claim it must be unhealthy, to say probably—next thing is it […]

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Poll: Occupy Who?

A new USA TODAY/Gallup Poll shows that despite all of the media attention given to the Occupy movement a majority of Americans are either ambivalent or just don’t care about it. A little more than half of those surveyed- 56% — say they are neither supporters nor opponents of the Occupy movement while even more […]

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Lefty Tom Hayden Warns Occupy Movement Not to Overstep

In an interview with longtime anti-war activist Tom Hayden, Keith Olbermann asked Hayden whether or not the “Occupy Michele Bachmann” episode wasn’t turning the movement into a farce and diluting its message. Olbermann: One other thing about this event on board the ship — the Occupy Michele Bachmann moment. I mean it’s a certain element […]

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Van Jones: Occupy Movement Has “Matured”

Van Jones, the former Obama Green Jobs Czar, told Keith Olbermann that the Occupy Movement is maturing because they are starting to look at actual issues and actual topics. Jones was responding to Olbermann’s question as to whether or not the Occupy the Highway march from New York to Washington was really worth it if […]

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May 2013

5/2/2013 - Al Gore Proud of Current TV; Claims It “Lifted Up” Occupy Movement

December 2011

12/8/2011 - Michael Moore: I Have Been Part of the 1% [Video]

12/7/2011 - Singer Jackson Browne Tells Olbermann that the Occupy Movement is “Extremely Confrontational, Not Violent”

November 2011

11/22/2011 - Poll: Occupy Who?

11/13/2011 - Lefty Tom Hayden Warns Occupy Movement Not to Overstep

11/11/2011 - Van Jones: Occupy Movement Has “Matured”