Tag Archives: occupy wall street

  • The Socialist’s Journal: The Haves & Have Nots

    Jan 31, 12 by Trevor Brookins 1 Comment

    *Among the many things mentioned in his State of the Union address last week, President Obama brought up the problem of this country becoming more about those that “have” and those that “have not.” More specifically he spoke about how to prevent this from happening further. Soon after the State of the Union, Indiana governor […]

  • Russell Simmons: The ‘Occupy Wall Street’ Interview with Kam Williams

    Dec 12, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    Russell Simmons was among the handful of celebrities making a daily show of support of Occupy Wall Street (OWS) via a very visible presence on the ground in lower Manhattan and other cities. But since the police began banning and bulldozing the group’s campsites all across the country, it seems that the activists might have […]

  • Russell Simmons and Jay Z Coordinating an Occupy Wall Street Concert

    Nov 21, 11 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Despite the blows for Occupy Wall Street protestors, Russell Simmons and his industry counterpart Jay Z think they can either profit from or influence the movement one way or another. The two are talking about a concert. “We are definitely discussing [a concert,]” Simmons told Billboard.biz. “We’re definitely looking to make a huge impact. We’re […]

  • Jay-Z’s ‘Occupy’ Tees Were Sold Out, Not Pulled; Still for Sale

    Nov 15, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Looks like Jay-Z is still selling his “Occupy All Streets” t-shirts, despite claims yesterday to the contrary. As previously reported, the New York Daily News posted a piece saying Jigga’s clothing company Rocawear had suspended sales of the tee supporting the Occupy Wall Street movement in the wake of widespread criticism. But according to a […]

  • Jay-Z Stops Selling ‘Occupy Wall St.’ Tees After Backlash

    Nov 14, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Jay-Z’s Rocawear clothing line has stopped selling online its controversial “Occupy Wall Street” themed t-shirts after the 99 percent put him on blast for attempting to profit from the movement. The shirts, which were yanked from Rocawear’s website, featured the words “Occupy Wall Street,” but the “W” squiggled out and an “S” added to “street” […]

  • Jay-Z’s Rocawear Launches Line of Occupy Wall Street Tees

    Nov 11, 11 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Jay-Z is releasing a new line of T-shirts in support of the Occupy Wall Street movement Friday via his Rocawear clothing label, but according to The Hollywood Reporter, there’s no plan to share any of the profits with the protesters. The rapper was recently seen wearing one of the shirts, which tweaks the phrase “Occupy […]