Occupy Wall Street http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Occupy Wall Street en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:00:01 MDT Wed, 23 Jul 2014 07:34:45 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652869/How-much-credit-should-the-Occupy-movement-get-for-income-inequality-focus.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599455/A-new-flavor-of-the-month-for-2016.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588429/Voters-dont-place-much-value-on-political-realism.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580898/Topic-of-the-day-Farewell-Michele-Bachmann.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865576374/Student-Loan-Hero-helps-pay-off-debt.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765623951/Dow-hits-record-erasing-Great-Recession-losses.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570089/Reckless-spending-will-increase-due-to-new-student-loan-policy-bloggers-say.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765616252/Protests-greet-shoppers-at-Wal-Marts-nationwide-store-says-50-associates-participated.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765616131/Superstorm-Sandy-victims-prepare-for-subdued-Thanksgiving.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765616078/GOPs-challenge-To-make-capitalism-work-for-all.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615296/One-time-Occupy-protestors-find-new-cause-in-Sandy.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765612449/New-college-grads-face-average-debt-of-26000-88-percent-unemployment.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865563995/Parents-approved-for-college-loans-they-can7t-pay-back.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765606094/Proper-learning-required-before-the-right-action-can-be-made.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765605668/Occupy-Wall-Street-movement-a-failure-one-year-later.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765602155/Can-you-separate-performers-from-their-politics.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765601262/DNC-kickoff-protest-lively-but-largely-uneventful.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765600552/Protests-fizzle-during-GOP-convention.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765599618/Small-crowds-attend-Republican-convention-protests.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765590902/The-Dark-Knight-does-rise-in-an-epic-finale-to-see.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765588951/Mitt-Romneys-student-loan-plan-criticized.html 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 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865558699/Crony-capitalism-Why-the-tea-party-and-Occupy-movements-should-be-friends.html 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 In divided era, what does July 4th mean? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765587684/In-divided-era-what-does-July-4th-mean.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765587684/In-divided-era-what-does-July-4th-mean.html In an era when everything from health care policy to immigration divides us more than it unites us, when the Internet allows... Tue, 03 Jul 2012 11:00:51 MDT Judge: DA can get some of NYC protester's tweets http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765587486/Judge-DA-can-get-some-of-NYC-protesters-tweets.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765587486/Judge-DA-can-get-some-of-NYC-protesters-tweets.html Twitter must give a court almost three months' worth of an Occupy Wall Street protester's tweets, a judge said in a ruling... Mon, 02 Jul 2012 12:31:27 MDT What's driving college costs higher? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765586567/Whats-driving-college-costs-higher.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765586567/Whats-driving-college-costs-higher.html Just days before student loan rates are set to double for millions of Americans, President Obama and congressional leaders... Thu, 28 Jun 2012 06:31:55 MDT Suburbia not exempt from economic downturn http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865558228/Suburbia-not-exempt-from-economic-downturn.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865558228/Suburbia-not-exempt-from-economic-downturn.html Poverty is not only increasing in the United States, but recent findings indicate suburban areas have actually been hit the... Wed, 27 Jun 2012 19:29:14 MDT How in the world did college costs rise 15% in only 2 years? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765583198/How-in-the-world-did-college-costs-rise-15-in-only-2-years.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765583198/How-in-the-world-did-college-costs-rise-15-in-only-2-years.html Yesterday, the Department of Education offered up yet another bit of awful sounding news about the cost of college, when it... Thu, 14 Jun 2012 09:59:50 MDT Letter: Finding out the "why" behind the rising tuition costs http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765582446/Finding-out-the-why-behind-the-rising-tuition-costs.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765582446/Finding-out-the-why-behind-the-rising-tuition-costs.html My thoughts are in reference to "Class of 2012 finding solutions to rising college costs." Tue, 12 Jun 2012 00:00:00 MDT