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Variety V: Occupation Nation

Variety V: Occupation Nation

As zombies threaten to consume all that’s left of our spectacular society, B Media’s “Occupation Nation” slams the new era of global uprising into an hour-long episode of remixed shorts that explore the philosophical roots of the recent movement of 99%. The mycelia network that has spread across the world is deeply rooted in historical precedents that have the potential to turn toxic assets and discarded derivatives into new communities where shared vision and collective decision making empowers us all. […]

Reportback from People’s Republic of Wisconsin

Reportback from People’s Republic of Wisconsin

Adam Sanchez, a Portland teacher, describes the scenes he saw in Madison Wisconsin where thousands of people stormed the Madison Capitol building in response to Scott Walker’s attack collective bargaining rights. This is the first domino.

oBOMBaNation

oBOMBaNation

As 25,000 people protesting for their rights surround the Capitol building in Madison Wisconsin, today, Obama is preparing for his Portland/Hillsboro budget Bonanza tomorrow. The president is slated to visit the Hillsboro Intel plant to deliver inspiring speeches to a tech sector badly needing an overhaul. Ironically, the Obama administration also is the in process of ramming the Korea Free Trade Agreement (KFTA) through Congress and under the radar of most Americans. According to the U.S. International Trade Commission’s official study on the KFTA projects will increase the U.S. trade deficit in electronics — a category that includes sectors like semiconductors and solar panels — by $762 – 790 million. Do the workers at Intel know what this could mean for them?