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Smalltown America: clinging to our guns and religion since 1776

This is a brief report from a small northern town in the USA, emailed to me last Thursday 6th October. The author doesn't want the town to be identified as, since it's so small, it could lead to her being identified. Don't agree totally with the pessimism, or about Spain or Greece - but we'll see. An update will hopefully follow soonish.

An American Fall

Steve Fake sums up the political context that gave birth to Occupy Wall Street and other occupations across USA.

Are We An Occupation or Just a Gathering?

Text from a leaflet handed out at #OccupySTL by anarchists in St. Louis.

Dear Occupiers: A letter from anarchists

Text from a flier produced by US anarchist group Crimethinc, for participants of the '#Occupy' movement.

Occupy Wall Street, A Love Affair

#OWS

Doug Tarnopol assesses the Occupy Wall Street movement in New York City.

Meet Me In Occupy#St.Louis

Revolution Now!! Occupy STL Poster

This is a report from a friend in St.Louis, who wrote it as an email without having the idea of it being published; but since he said "do whatever you feel like doing with it", I'm putting it up. Particularly as nobody else has even mentioned St.Louis. It gives a good flavour of the contradictions and excitement of this small but volatile assembly.

"Occupy Wall Street": Why the struggle must go beyond occupation

A friendly critique of the "Occupy" movements which urges the protesters to question their assumptions.

Occupied Wall Street: Some Tactical Thoughts - Malcolm Harris

Malcolm Harris talks about some of the limitations he sees at the Occupy Wall Street protest in New York.

Occupy Wall Street: Noooo, Canada! - Aalya Ahmad

An article addressing the often jaded response from the radical left on the Occupy Wall Street movement.

IWW General Defense Committee Statement in Support of Occupy Wall Street

Solidarity statement from the General Defense Committee of the Industrial Workers of the World