Occupy Wall Street http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Occupy Wall Street en-us Copyright 2016, Deseret News Publishing Company Sun, 14 Feb 2016 00:00:01 MST Sun, 14 Feb 2016 08:45:28 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Poll: Little change in desire for action on inequality http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765670371/Poll-Little-change-in-desire-for-action-on-inequality.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765670371/Poll-Little-change-in-desire-for-action-on-inequality.html?pg=all Interest in income inequality is all the rage in public debate nowadays, with political figures from Sen. Elizabeth Warren on... Thu, 19 Mar 2015 15:50:24 MDT John Florez: Our paths seldom cross in a nation divided by many factors http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619324/Our-paths-seldom-cross-in-a-nation-divided-by-many-factors.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619324/Our-paths-seldom-cross-in-a-nation-divided-by-many-factors.html?pg=all Our nation is becoming divided by income inequality between the 1 percent "haves" and the rest of us, and divided by zip... Sat, 10 Jan 2015 08:35:59 MST John Hoffmire: Time to put a dent in growing inequality through full employment http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618938/Time-to-put-a-dent-in-growing-inequality-through-full-employment.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865618938/Time-to-put-a-dent-in-growing-inequality-through-full-employment.html?pg=all As the Occupy Wall Street movement dissipated, their call against the 1 percent slowly disappeared from the news headlines... Mon, 05 Jan 2015 07:30:00 MST Michael Gerson: We're in need of a politics of repair http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617805/Were-in-need-of-a-politics-of-repair.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617805/Were-in-need-of-a-politics-of-repair.html?pg=all America is in desperate need of a politics of repair, not a politics of demolition and rebuilding. We need leaders who take... Mon, 15 Dec 2014 22:00:00 MST 159 arrested in third night of California protests http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663947/159-arrested-in-third-night-of-California-protests.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663947/159-arrested-in-third-night-of-California-protests.html?pg=all Hundreds of people marched through Berkeley for a third night a row, blocking a major highway and stopping a train as... Tue, 09 Dec 2014 09:16:41 MST Demonstrations, violence go on in Bay Area cities http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663927/Demonstrations-violence-go-on-in-Bay-Area-cities.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765663927/Demonstrations-violence-go-on-in-Bay-Area-cities.html?pg=all Protests in New York and Missouri have died down, but angry crowds in one California city famous for activism spent much of... Mon, 08 Dec 2014 16:21:02 MST Are Millennials savers? Conflicting studies say yes and no http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616129/Are-Millennials-savers-Conflicting-studies-say-yes-and-no.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616129/Are-Millennials-savers-Conflicting-studies-say-yes-and-no.html?pg=all Young adults are saving less than older generations, thanks to underemployment, student loan debt and bank skepticism,... Sat, 22 Nov 2014 06:30:00 MST The richest 10 percent may be reaping all the benefits of an expanding economy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612193/The-richest-10-percent-may-be-reaping-all-the-benefits-of-an-expanding-economy.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612193/The-richest-10-percent-may-be-reaping-all-the-benefits-of-an-expanding-economy.html?pg=all Fury at the so-called 1 percent was rekindled this week when data surfaced on media news sites and social media showing... Mon, 06 Oct 2014 06:00:00 MDT Parents hope documentary will help find son missing for 2 years http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605023/Parents-hope-documentary-will-help-find-son-missing-for-2-years.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605023/Parents-hope-documentary-will-help-find-son-missing-for-2-years.html?pg=all Where is Robin Putnam? He was 25 years old when he was last seen in the summer of 2012 in Salt Lake City. His family hopes a... Thu, 12 Jun 2014 12:35:45 MDT How much credit should the Occupy movement get for income inequality focus? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652869/How-much-credit-should-the-Occupy-movement-get-for-income-inequality-focus.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652869/How-much-credit-should-the-Occupy-movement-get-for-income-inequality-focus.html?pg=all Glimmers of Occupy Wall Street will surface this week in a smattering of cities as activists join rallies for workers'... Wed, 30 Apr 2014 11:45:12 MDT A new flavor of the month for 2016? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599455/A-new-flavor-of-the-month-for-2016.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599455/A-new-flavor-of-the-month-for-2016.html?pg=all The race for the presidency in 2016 might seem a little familiar, according to The Daily Beast’s Eleanor Clift. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 16:10:16 MDT Michael Gerson: Voters don't place much value on political realism http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588429/Voters-dont-place-much-value-on-political-realism.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588429/Voters-dont-place-much-value-on-political-realism.html?pg=all Sen. Ted Cruz's straw poll victory at the Values Voter Summit, just as his strategy to block Obamacare was collapsing in... Wed, 16 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT Topic of the day: Farewell Michele Bachmann http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580898/Topic-of-the-day-Farewell-Michele-Bachmann.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580898/Topic-of-the-day-Farewell-Michele-Bachmann.html?pg=all Opinions from around the web on Michele Bachmann's decision not to run for re-election. Thu, 30 May 2013 15:10:00 MDT Student Loan Hero helps pay off debt http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576374/Student-Loan-Hero-helps-pay-off-debt.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576374/Student-Loan-Hero-helps-pay-off-debt.html?pg=all The heaping $27,000 average of student debt per person can be tackled by Student Loan Hero, a website that organizes student... Thu, 21 Mar 2013 11:01:42 MDT Dow hits record, erasing Great Recession losses http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623951/Dow-hits-record-erasing-Great-Recession-losses.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623951/Dow-hits-record-erasing-Great-Recession-losses.html?pg=all Five and a half years after the start of a frightening drop that erased $11 trillion from stock portfolios and made investors... Tue, 05 Mar 2013 20:29:32 MST Reckless spending will increase due to new student loan policy, bloggers say http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570089/Reckless-spending-will-increase-due-to-new-student-loan-policy-bloggers-say.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570089/Reckless-spending-will-increase-due-to-new-student-loan-policy-bloggers-say.html?pg=all The new “pay as you earn” student loan option is causing many to doubt its sustainability as it will drive the... Mon, 07 Jan 2013 10:45:00 MST Protests greet shoppers at Wal-Marts nationwide; store says 50 associates participated http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765616252/Protests-greet-shoppers-at-Wal-Marts-nationwide-store-says-50-associates-participated.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765616252/Protests-greet-shoppers-at-Wal-Marts-nationwide-store-says-50-associates-participated.html?pg=all Wal-Mart workers and supporters marched in protest at a number of stores nationwide Thursday and Friday, blasting the wages,... Fri, 23 Nov 2012 00:00:00 MST Superstorm Sandy victims prepare for subdued Thanksgiving http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765616131/Superstorm-Sandy-victims-prepare-for-subdued-Thanksgiving.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765616131/Superstorm-Sandy-victims-prepare-for-subdued-Thanksgiving.html?pg=all The things that Marge Gatti once cherished are lying on what's left of her deck, spattered in mud, like a yard sale gone awry. Wed, 21 Nov 2012 00:00:00 MST GOP's challenge: To make capitalism work for all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765616078/GOPs-challenge-To-make-capitalism-work-for-all.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765616078/GOPs-challenge-To-make-capitalism-work-for-all.html?pg=all t is a particularly bad election when a party's principal source of confidence is also its main form of a self-deception.... Wed, 21 Nov 2012 00:00:00 MST One-time Occupy protestors find new cause in Sandy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615296/One-time-Occupy-protestors-find-new-cause-in-Sandy.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615296/One-time-Occupy-protestors-find-new-cause-in-Sandy.html?pg=all Sun, 11 Nov 2012 06:00:00 MST New college grads face average debt of $26,000, 8.8 percent unemployment http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765612449/New-college-grads-face-average-debt-of-26000-88-percent-unemployment.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765612449/New-college-grads-face-average-debt-of-26000-88-percent-unemployment.html?pg=all Two-thirds of the national college class of 2011 finished school with loan debt, and those who borrowed walked off the... Thu, 18 Oct 2012 13:57:38 MDT Parents approved for college loans they can’t pay back http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865563995/Parents-approved-for-college-loans-they-can7t-pay-back.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865563995/Parents-approved-for-college-loans-they-can7t-pay-back.html?pg=all The government approved $10.6 billion in loans to less than one million families this year through Parent Plus. Mon, 08 Oct 2012 11:25:08 MDT Proper learning required before the right action can be made http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765606094/Proper-learning-required-before-the-right-action-can-be-made.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765606094/Proper-learning-required-before-the-right-action-can-be-made.html?pg=all People cannot truly care, and cannot focus their efforts well, if they don't know what's going on. Proper learning... Sun, 23 Sep 2012 00:00:00 MDT In our opinion: Occupy Wall Street movement a failure one year later http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765605668/Occupy-Wall-Street-movement-a-failure-one-year-later.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765605668/Occupy-Wall-Street-movement-a-failure-one-year-later.html?pg=all A political movement succeeds when it carries a message that resonates, which in turn unites people to effect change. In the... Fri, 21 Sep 2012 00:00:00 MDT Can you separate performers from their politics? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765602155/Can-you-separate-performers-from-their-politics.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765602155/Can-you-separate-performers-from-their-politics.html?pg=all Those Republicans sure know how to rock and roll, don't they? Thu, 06 Sep 2012 19:00:00 MDT DNC kickoff protest lively but largely uneventful http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765601262/DNC-kickoff-protest-lively-but-largely-uneventful.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765601262/DNC-kickoff-protest-lively-but-largely-uneventful.html?pg=all The kickoff protest ahead of the Democratic National Convention had the benefit of sunny skies, pent-up demand from... Sun, 02 Sep 2012 16:15:52 MDT Protests fizzle during GOP convention http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765600552/Protests-fizzle-during-GOP-convention.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765600552/Protests-fizzle-during-GOP-convention.html?pg=all The three dozen chanting anti-GOP protesters hit a lull of silence as they marched through a low-income neighborhood in west... Thu, 30 Aug 2012 15:10:34 MDT Small crowds attend Republican convention protests http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599618/Small-crowds-attend-Republican-convention-protests.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599618/Small-crowds-attend-Republican-convention-protests.html?pg=all Protesters are blaming Tropical Storm Isaac and a massive police presence for a weak turnout at the Republican National... Mon, 27 Aug 2012 09:15:12 MDT Film review: 'The Dark Knight' does rise in an epic finale to see http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765590902/The-Dark-Knight-does-rise-in-an-epic-finale-to-see.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765590902/The-Dark-Knight-does-rise-in-an-epic-finale-to-see.html?pg=all An epic finale to the Christopher Nolan/Christian Bale "Dark Knight" trilogy, it has the summer's best effects, the summer's... Thu, 19 Jul 2012 14:10:42 MDT http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765588951/Mitt-Romneys-student-loan-plan-criticized.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765588951/Mitt-Romneys-student-loan-plan-criticized.html?pg=all Tue, 10 Jul 2012 11:30:07 MDT Crony capitalism: Why the tea party and Occupy movements should be friends http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865558699/Crony-capitalism-Why-the-tea-party-and-Occupy-movements-should-be-friends.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865558699/Crony-capitalism-Why-the-tea-party-and-Occupy-movements-should-be-friends.html?pg=all With the economy the biggest issue in the presidential race, one economist sees a common thread between the Tea Party... Mon, 09 Jul 2012 07:40:44 MDT