Monthly Archives: November 2011

The Parents Visit the Occupation

A youtube video of civil rights advocating the Occupy Wall Street protests A youtube video of a march from New York to Washington D.C. If you enjoy this cartoon, take a look at these links for more of my political … Continue reading

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Jasper 1998-2011

Last Wednesday, our wonderful cat Jasper passed away. Jasper was deeply loved by his owners, and by everyone who knew him. I had never owned a pet before Jasper, and in these past 5 years, I’ve really grown to love … Continue reading

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Music At “Occupy Wall Street”

Music has always played an important role in the fight for freedom, civil rights and economic justice. During the Revolutionary War, the tune Yankee Doodle was sung by American troops to mock the British and to praise the new Continental … Continue reading

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Two Cartoons On Occupy Wall Street and Economic Inequality

I did these cartoons a while back as a submissions to a cartoonist website and to the Tri-City Voice, but neither were published. I thought I’d publish it here in Everyday Citizen. Here in the San Francisco Bay area, a … Continue reading

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Poets At the Occupy Wall Street Movement

Poets have always had a strong presence in social justice causes. In the 1800s, Lord Byron supported the Luddites and Greek independence from the Ottoman Empire and Percy Shelley was an advocate for nonviolence and social justice for the lower … Continue reading

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The Weekend Before Halloween At Occupy San Jose

On Halloween weekend I dropped by Occupy San Jose to see if anything was going on. They were having face painting and various other activities for children who were visiting with their parents. I spent some time talking to the … Continue reading

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