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05.11.12 Bucky Turco

Occupy Wall Street regulars were playing their signature jingle at Liberty Plaza earlier today. Sing along or remix it by throwing your own evil reference in. […]

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01.12.12 Bucky Turco

After hearing that the NYPD was threatening to arrest people for sitting down in the newly de-barricaded Liberty Plaza, serial videographer Joey Boots zoomed downtown to test the patently absurd rule. And not too long after, he got arrested for it. […]

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01.11.12 Bucky Turco

When it comes to egregious reporting about Occupy Wall Street, one usually doesn’t need to look any further than a News Corp entity to find the worst slant, but ABC News is sure closing that gap with the report they broadcast last night on the removal of the barricades. […]

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Bucky Turco

At around 6pm last night, the NYPD removed the metal barricades that have been lining the perimeter of Liberty Plaza and adjacent sidewalks for months. With those gone, so were the two checkpoints on the north and south sides of the space that were helmed by Brookfield Properties security guards who are notorious for their […]

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01.10.12 Bucky Turco

The NYCLU, National Lawyer’s Guild, and Center for Constitutional Rights filed a complaint with the New York City Department of Buildings, about the overhanded security measures that have been instituted on Liberty Plaza, a privately owned public space. UPDATE: The barriers have reportedly been removed! […]

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01.02.12 Bucky Turco

On New Year’s Eve, Occupy Wall Street activists did what community leaders and business owners have been demanding for weeks, they removed the police barricades surrounding a major landmark in Lower Manhattan. But it was’t the bull that was freed, it was LIberty Plaza. […]

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Bucky Turco

On New Year’s Eve, Occupy Wall Street activists did what community leaders and business owners have been demanding for weeks, they removed the police barricades surrounding a major landmark in Lower Manhattan. But it was’t the bull that was freed, it was LIberty Plaza. […]

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11.28.11 Bucky Turco

Liberty Plaza is a shell of its former self. Gaining entry into the quadruple barricaded, privately owned public space is now harder than getting into 1 Oak. The list of banned items includes large bags, skateboards, chairs, and bikes, the last two of which can be used as weapons according to Brookfield’s private security team […]

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11.21.11 Bucky Turco

It’s almost been a week since the semi-clandestine siege of Liberty Plaza and the fallout continues… for the NYPD. State Senator and retired police captain, Eric Adams, says cops acted improperly when they seized protester’s property without issuing receipts for any of it. […]

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11.16.11 Bucky Turco

Keeping up with the Occupy Wall Street protest movement is a daunting task for news outlets big and small, so from here on in, we’ll be doing a daily roundup of the latest goings-on. (Photo: ANIMALNewYork) […]

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