An Occupy Wall Street Roundup


J Smooth of Ill Doctrine breaks down the big thing Occupy Wall Street is doing–identifying the ringers in the 3-card monte game.

Seems like the efforts to demonize Occupy Wall Street are, for the moment, failing.

So is the attempt to cast tax increases on the wealthy as class warfare.

Remember how DG Myers said all the writers supporting Occupy Wall Street were “useful idiots”? Justin Hampton responds.

Protesters in London have shut downSt Paul’s Cathedral for the first time since World War II.

We’d love to hear your stories from your occupation zones. Send them to [email protected] or [email protected] and we’ll run the nest of them in our blog.

Brian Spears is Senior Poetry Editor of The Rumpus and the author of A Witness in Exile (Louisiana Literature Press, 2011). His poem “Upon Reading That Andromeda Will One Day Devour Triangulum and Come For Us Next” was featured in Season 9 of Motion Poems. More from this author →