News Tagged: Occupy Wall Street
With the May 1st general strike approaching, Occupy Wall Street has been hard at work hitting walls around the country to get their message evoke change.
©12ozProphet - Tuesday May 01, 2012
As the Occupy Wall St.
movement reaches it's third month, Talib Kweli drops a new video "Distractions" off his upcoming album, Prisoner of Conscious, out in 2012 on Blacksmith. The beat is produced by Oh No and the song is about people Talib Kewli being distracted while writing the lyrics! For the full story you can read here
©12ozProphet - Monday December 19, 2011
As the Occupy Wall St continues to grow and stay strong in it's third month, we have seen numerous videos by graffiti and street artist from everywhere in the world that support the movment. This is just one of the latest we found of "Occupy Ninjas" occupying the streets and banks with their occupy tape around New York.
©12ozProphet - Monday December 12, 2011
Shepard Fairey may not be as big as Banksy, nor has he run for public office so we haven’t gotten a peak at his tax records, but it is quite possible that he is part of the top 1% at this point in his career. Whether you are a fan or not, what makes this image so arresting is that it spotlights the paradox his art and his life now embody....
©12ozProphet - Thursday December 01, 2011
street art has never been a stranger to politically charged themes, yet his latest poster (in support of the Occupy protests
) may be his most controversial to date. Whether you are the 99% or the 1%, Shepard Fairey's new "Hope" poster
definitely warrants a powerful reaction.
©12ozProphet - Tuesday November 22, 2011
On the 2-month anniversary of Occupy Wall Street we take a look at the history of the iconic Wall Street Bull statue and it's routes as an illegal street art installation.
©12ozProphet - Thursday November 17, 2011
Starting around 1:00am last night, the NYPD forcefully cleared the protesters from their Zuccotti Park bastion, the unofficial headquarters of the Occupy Wall Street movement
. The NYPD raid
was intended to clear the park of all personal property which, according to a message from Brookfield Properties
, real estate developer and Zuccotti Park owner,...
©12ozProphet - Tuesday November 15, 2011
Here is our 12ozProphet Forum Shot of the Day. Cash4 has been going big consistently with the rollers. This one has turned a lot of heads in particular referencing the Occupy Wall Street
movement. This photo was posted in the New York City
section of the Writers Forum
©12ozProphet - Thursday November 10, 2011
With the Arab Spring and Occupy Wall Street
, 2011 is proving to be a year of radical change. And “All-World
” graffiti writer BNE, who has plastered his simple B&W Helvetica stickers everywhere from New York to Kuala Lumpur
, is no exception. In a seemingly mysterious U-turn, BNE earlier this year launched the BNE Water Foundation
©12ozProphet - Monday November 07, 2011
Anytime I go out bombing I always change the screensaver on my phone, change the name of the person I'm going out bombing with in my contacts, and keep my phone on lock to maintain plausible deniability just in case the worst case scenario should occur. Now you can take precaution one step further with the new "I'm Getting Arrested" app for Android...
©12ozProphet - Monday October 31, 2011
A new website, Occupy George
, just launched in support of the Occupy Wall Street protest
, encouraging people to print facts, slogans, and charts onto dollar bills as a means to circulate information about the economic disparity between the 1% and the 99%. Scroll down to Check out their nicely designed graphics which are available to download and...
©12ozProphet - Monday October 17, 2011
Here is our 12ozProphet Photo of the Day. We spotted this subversive sign for Occupy Wall Street
at the Union Square subway station. Word is going around about a huge Occupation Party
going down in Times Square this Saturday. Scroll down to get the details.
©12ozProphet - Thursday October 13, 2011