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September 29, 2011 - BREAKING NEWS:

According to DNAInfo's Crime & Safety Report, Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said today that the NYPD cound not bar protesters from Zuccotti Park because the agreement with the city requires the park to be open 24 hours a day.

Confirmation the Transit Workers Union, representing over 200,000 members in 22 states is now supporting Occupy Wall Street.   

Jim Gannon spokesperson for the TWU says, " Yes, our Executive Board endorsed it, but we haven't [made] any official statements on it, and only individual members have spent time there so far."

NYC members plan on joining the Closing Bell March at 4:00 on Friday, September 30th. 

Despite rainy weather, lack of shelter and increasing illness due to exposure, the Wall Street overnight occupiers' numbers have grown 33% from 200 on the first day, September 17th to over 300 recently according to a Time Magazine reporter.

Today, a Precinct community council is being held regarding NYPD Deputy Inspector Anthony Bologna at 16 Erickson Place NY, NY.  He was the officer caught on video that pepper sprayed marchers bound for Union Square this past Saturday.  Occupiers are planning on making a calm, non-violent presence at the event.

Frequently on marches through the narrow canyons of lower Manhattan's financial district, protesters are gawked at by the wealthy patrons of Harry Cipriani.  Lately, it has become something of a ritual for the haut monde to sip champagne smiling down at the rabble from the plush second floor balcony.  Video HERE


Wall Street Mocks Protesters By Drinking Champagne 2011 by Alien Disclosure Group UK StephenHannardADGUK's Channel

Box Score:

OWS Protesters Arrested: 141 (+/- 20)

Wall Street Banksters Arrested: 0

People Power Hours (PPH)* since Day 1 - NYC only: 429,000

Donations to OWS Funds: $47,000

Growth Continues in NYC and Nationally:

Overnight occupiers now represent 26 states of the union including Alaska.   OWS has raised over $47,000 for its general, media team, electric generator and transportation funds.

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Chaz Valenza is writer and small business owner in New Jersey. He earned his MBA from New York University's Stern School of Business. His current feature film project is "Single Point Failure" an insider's account of how the Reagan Administration (more...)
 

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There is starting to be a little mainstream media ... by Steven G. Erickson on Thursday, Sep 29, 2011 at 11:32:40 AM
To his latest fundraising email I wrote back this... by Chaz Valenza on Thursday, Sep 29, 2011 at 11:54:13 AM
 Frankly my dear he doesn't give a damn! ... by Miriam Callaghan on Thursday, Sep 29, 2011 at 12:07:50 PM
If we keep up the pressure he soon will.... by Chaz Valenza on Thursday, Sep 29, 2011 at 12:16:52 PM
Currently, Wall Street's favorite sociopath, Mitt ... by John Sanchez Jr. on Thursday, Sep 29, 2011 at 12:57:09 PM
JohnGreat shot. Tony Baloney. When a person acts l... by Janet Gaudiello on Friday, Sep 30, 2011 at 10:07:05 AM
ChazYou are absolutely right. Furthermore, this oc... by Janet Gaudiello on Friday, Sep 30, 2011 at 9:51:18 AM
Your work is vital to many of us who have no other... by lila york on Thursday, Sep 29, 2011 at 5:10:14 PM
Hermano Chaz!King would be in Wall St. He identifi... by Jay Janson on Thursday, Sep 29, 2011 at 12:51:14 PM
Viva la Acampada!!... by Chaz Valenza on Thursday, Sep 29, 2011 at 2:24:14 PM
Not many yet understand the blood boiling inside o... by Michael Dewey on Thursday, Sep 29, 2011 at 12:54:44 PM
while they are scared to let Greece go out of Euro... by John Smith on Friday, Sep 30, 2011 at 4:25:54 AM
that is displayed to those on the balconies that s... by John Sanchez Jr. on Friday, Sep 30, 2011 at 6:51:26 AM
[[UNPOP]]Aging authorities are angry. No one belie... by . . on Friday, Sep 30, 2011 at 9:52:25 AM