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OKG Newsletter


Topic: protest

Rally to protest 10 years in Afghanistan

Set for Oct. 7 downtown.


News

Carmen Forman
A public rally held by The Peace House and the Oklahoma Center for Conscience will protest the 10-year anniversary of the war in Afghanistan. 
 
Thursday, October 6, 2011

Occupy OKC

Watch interviews with a pair of Occupy movement protesters in Oklahoma City.


News

Clifton Adcock
Occupy OKC protesters set up camp in Kerr Park on Monday evening, beginning what they determined an indefinite occupation of the park.
 
Tuesday, October 11, 2011

Mobilizing the majority

A protest movement geared toward 99 percent of Americans gets started in OKC.


News

Clifton Adcock
“Who’s the leader of this mob?” said one man, dressed in a button-up shirt and slacks.
 
Wednesday, October 12, 2011

This one’s Occupied

Watch another video of protesters at Occupy OKC, now in its fifth day of formal protest.


News

Clifton Adcock
After five days, the protesters at Occupy OKC still are occupying downtown’s Kerr Park, and plan to continue to indefinitely.
 
Friday, October 14, 2011

Expect more from Occupy


Letters to the Editor

Orren Dime
Regarding “Occupational goals” (News, “Clifton Adcock,” Oct. 19, Oklahoma Gazette):
 
Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Rally in the Hills

Don’t call it a protest, but residents stood their ground at Nichols Hills Drug.


News

Clifton Adcock
Every lunch counter seat was taken as people ranging from the very young to very old shared stories and drank the sodas served by the clerks behind the counter. Cooks flipped the burgers on the grill, sending the smell of seasoning and cooking meat throughout the Oklahoma City store.
 
Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Shame on The Oklahoman


Letters to the Editor

D.W. Tiffee
An Oct. 12 editorial in The Oklahoman (“Occupy Wall Street movement: Raging against what exactly?”) described the Occupy Wall Street demonstrators as “useful idiots” who were protesting “The Man” — people like Steve Jobs.
 
Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Point: What is the endgame?


Commentary

Chris Smith
We have heard praise regarding the improvement and development of downtown Oklahoma City. With cranes within view of almost every window downtown, and new roadblocks popping up daily, the morning commute is becoming a game of labyrinth with David Bowie laughing as we try to find our parking spot.
 
Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Counterpoint: Defending the disenfranchised


Commentary

Mark Faulk
What began as a single protest in a park on Wall Street two months ago has grown to thousands of cities across the world, including several occupations in Oklahoma.
 
Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Park after dark

Recent incidents test the calm between Oklahoma City police and Occupy OKC.


News

Clifton Adcock
Unlike the arrests and pepper sprayings that have characterized the Occupy Wall Street movement elsewhere, the relationship between Oklahoma City police and local protesters has not been confrontational.
 
Wednesday, December 7, 2011
 
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