You know what would be awesome?
motherjones: Is if people got as pissed off about new bank debit-card fees (and overdraft fees, and ATM fees, and transaction fees, and credit card fees) as they did about a Netflix price hike.
Anyone who looks at mostly young citizens marching in the street protesting the...– What’s behind the scorn for the Wall Street protests? - Glenn Greenwald - Salon.com (via jaybushman) Required reading.
We spoke to TWU Local 100’s spokesman Jim Gannon, who told us that the executive...– Transport Workers Union Votes Unanimously to Support Occupy Wall Street - New York News - Runnin’ Scared Sounds like shit’s about to get real. (via jaybushman) Transit Workers Union. Airline Pilots. Still little mainstream coverage. Just you wait.
Secret Agent 23 Skidoo: From Rapper To Kid Hopper →
He toured nationally as a rapper and producer for a decade, sharing the stage with notable acts like Run DMC and Mos Def. Then had to make a decision: could he pursue his art and include his family in his peripatetic career? That’s when Secret Agent 23 Skidoo was born.
Why Iceland Should Be in the News, But Is Not →
wreckandsalvage: homelesssmith: Via alltheflowersshonelikeflames: An Italian radio program’s story about Iceland’s on-going revolution is a stunning example of how little our media tells us about the rest of the world. Americans may remember that at the start of the 2008 financial crisis, Iceland literally went bankrupt. The reasons were mentioned only in passing, and since then, this...