The Occupy Homes movement -- an offshoot of OccupyMN and Occupy Minneapolis -- is still fighting to keep two Minneapolis homeowners' families from being evicted.
This evening, a group of marchers is bringing over 6,000 signatures to US Bank, in the hopes that the downtown-based lender will find ... More >>
US Bank made almost $5 billion last year. How'd you do?After a record third quarter, US Bank continued to pile on the profits in the last quarter of 2011. $1.35 billion worth of profit, to be exact. For the year, Minnesota's sixth-largest company enjoyed record earnings of $4.87 billion. Tough ec ... More >>
Occupy MN FacebookAn occupier gets in Sheriff Rich Stanek's face outside the commissioner's meeting Tuesday.Hennepin County commissioners voted unanimously in favor of enacting yet another raft of stricter rules on Occupy MN protesters camping out in Government Plaza.
According to the new restri ... More >>
The occupiers are refusing to move from in front of a sign.This morning, Hennepin County maintenance removed all of Occupy MN protesters' signs from Government Plaza. Just before noon, however, a small contingent of the occupiers started putting them back up.
Now, seven occupiers have linked ar ... More >>
The county is no longer tolerating Occupy MN's expansive presence in Government Plaza.Hennepin County administrators have released a new set of rules for the Occupy MN participants who've been sleeping and demonstrating in Government Plaza since October 7. Included in a notice alerting protesters ... More >>
The 99% protested US Bank President Richard Davis' speech.US Bank President Richard Davis addressed the 1% at a Minnesota Chamber of Commerce luncheon this afternoon while the 99% protested outside.
The "Golden Boy of Wall Street," as the New York Times recently dubbed him, was there to discuss ... More >>
US Bank has enough money to buy five stars -- and a small planet.Hey, all you Occupy Wall Street and Occupy MN kids, can you keep it down for a minute? US Bank is trying to count its money, and you're distracting them.Exhibiting the best worst timing of this young decade, US Bank reported its thi ... More >>