The frustration of the Occupiers

From Asians now lead Latinos in annual immigration By Michael Matza, Philadelphia Inquirer Staff Writer Asians have surpassed Latinos in annual immigration to the United States, a demographic watershed reflecting the recent decline in illegal immigration from Mexico, and increased demand for highly skilled workers from such nations as India, China, and South Korea. In …

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The Great Unwashed return to New York

Now that spring is in the air — your editor has seen the first robins of spring at his home now — and it won’t be quite so cold and miserable camping out in New York City, the Occupy protesters are returning to their fruitless protests: NYC Activists Differ on Occupy’s Direction By KAREN MATTHEWS …

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1984

Personal note, the book was published a week and a few days after I was born, FWIW. I read this in High School (mid 60′s) and saw it was alive and well in the Communist Countries. Then later on it seemed to creep into western Europe and kept moving westward to here. As far as …

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Saul Alinsky’s “Rules For Radicals” explained

If we really remember the 2008 campaign with Hillary and Obama the Rules for Radicals by Saul Alinsky would creep into the Campaign. For the last week or so, the Name Saul Alinsky has come up. Who was Alinsky? Progressives will tell you he’s great. Conservatives will tell you Barack Obama is the Poster Child …

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Occupy Wall Street: “Aus jeder nach seiner Bereitschaft zu arbeiten, jedem nach seinem Willen zu nehmen.”

Thanks to Sharon, I found this one: Occupy Group Faults Church, a Onetime Ally By Matt Flegenheimer Published: December 16, 2011 For months, they were the best of neighbors: the slapdash champions of economic equality, putting down stakes in an outdoor plaza, and the venerable Episcopal parish next door, whose munificence helped sustain the growing …

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Cutting off their noses to spite their faces

Flash Player 9 or higher is required to view the chartClick here to download Flash Player nowView the full GS chart at WikinvestHaving worn out their welcome in America’s largest, Democrat-controlled cities, the “occupy” protesters have selected a new target: major American cargo terminals. Goldman Sachs Top Target of Occupy Protests at West Coast Ports …

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The Philadelphia Police remove the Occupy Philadelphia protesters and their campsite

As we noted here, that while the Democrats initially liked the Occupy protests, seeing them as a 2011 counter to 2010′s TEA Party protests, the Occupiers were nothing like the TEA Partiers, and they were starting to get on even the Democrats’ nerves. Philadelphia and Mayor Michael Nutter had tried hard to accommodate the Occupy …

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Even the Democrats are getting tired of the Occupiers

The Democrats fairly quickly saw the Occupy Wall Street and derivative Occupy protests around the nation as a politically exploitable movement, their version of the 2010 TEA Party demonstrations that helped the Republicans make such significant gains in the 2010 elections. But there was a problem: the Occupiers were nothing like the TEA Partiers, and …

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