Fascination on Fire

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occupyonline:

Occupy Wall Street New Years Protest and March #OWS #NYE

savethesoulfish: It really gives me hope that Occupy is staying active even after most of the camps have been raided by police. I got a text from Occupy Boston this morning :)

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People are dancing at Occupy Boston!!! I wish I could be there so much!! 

Occupy Boston has posted links for various live streams that will be on throughout the night (hopefully): http://www.occupyboston.org/2011/12/08/list-live-feeds/?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter

Also the Occupy Boston twitter is a good place to hear what’s going on: http://twitter.com/occupy_boston

I hope everyone who’s at Dewy tonight stays safe and strong. 

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Occupy Boston is probably going to be raided tonight. Mayor Menino issued a midnight eviction deadline. I really want to go down there and stand in solidarity with them. Occupy is a brilliant community. They’re filled with life and hope, and I believe they’re responsible for creating a space for dialogue and contemplation on the possibility and need for change. Unfortunately I have my Arabic final tomorrow morning, and I don’t know if I’d be willing to risk getting arrested anyway. I’ll be furiously checking up on Occupy all night though, and I’ll most certainly be there in spirit. 

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This afternoon the injunction shielding Occupy Boston from getting raided was lifted. This doesn’t necessarily mean the police will move in, but there’s a good chance they could. There’s an emergency general assembly at 7, and I’m going with some friends. They usually give the protesters a warning before they start making arrests, but the situation could still get really serious really fast. So to sum that up: I have no idea what I could be getting myself into tonight, but I believe that if you think something is worth believing you should think its worth standing up for. 

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