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Edition #547

Then they fight you (Occupy Wall St Part 6)

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Act 1: The Top 1% Vs YOU - Young Turks Air Date 10-31-11

Song 1: Give a damn - Spanky & Our Gang

Act 2: Occupy Wall Street Says "Stop, Thief!" - The Progressive Air Date: 10-28-11

Song 2: Stop thief - Fabian

Act 3: What's in a name at Occupy Wall St? - Jim Hightower Air Date: 10-31-11

Song 3: Liberty Square - UDORA

Act 4: NYPD Reportedly Sending Drunks Criminals to Occupy Wall Street - Majority Report Air Date: 11-2-11

Song 4: Out of my mind - James Blunt

Act 5: The general strike in Oakland - Rachel Maddow Air Date: 11-2-11

Song 5: If it weren't for the union - Robin Roberts

Act 6: Occupy Wall Street and Amend the Constitution to Overturn Citizens United - The Progressive Air Date: 11-2-11

Song 6: Ride of the Valkyries - Wagner

Act 7: The dignity of the Occupation and the coverage of it - Matthew Filipowicz Air Date: 11-3-11

Song 7: Dignified and old - Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers

Act 8: Occupation teach-ins on environmental issues - Green News Report Air Date: 11-3-11

Song 8: Return to sender - Elvis Presley

Act 9: Giant Protest Puppet Kills Dozens Of Peace Drummers - The Onion

Song 9: Night of the dancing flame - Róisín Murphy

Act 10: Who Are The 1 Percent? - Young Turks Air Date: 11-9-11

Song 10: What are their names - David Crosby

Act 11: Economics inequality and journalism ethics called into question - Counterspin Air Date: 11-4-11

Song 11: The sound of silence - Simon & Garfunkel

Act 12: What Do They Want? - Mumia Abu-Jamal Air Date: 11-6-11

Song 12: Too much information - Duran Duran

Act 13: Occupy Oakland Protester Shot With Rubber Bullet - Young Turks Air Date: 11-9-11

Song 13: Still fighting it - Ben Folds

Act 14: Adam Gabbatt on second U.S. veteran injured by Oakland police - Countdown Air Date: 11-8-11

Song 14: Sorrow - Bad Religion

Act 15: Occupy Wall Street Has Proven We Don't Have Free Speech - Lee Camp Air Date: 10-31-11

Voicemails:

Thoughts on the occupartion in Oakland - Max from Davis, CA

Call for a mass Occupy event in the spring - Daniel from Chicago, IL

Thoughts on what non-violence means - D from Chicago

Voicemail Music: 

Loud Pipes - Ratatat

Final comments on the fundamental appeal of the occupation

Bonus iPhone/iPod Touch App Content:

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan must repent or resign - Countdown

Produced by:

Jay! Tomlinson

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