Officers film their own crimes, the truth always comes out. On November 15, 2011 the NYPD entered Occupy Wall Street’s camp at Zuccotti park with the intent to violently disrupt a national movement for equality and peace. Police officers in riot gear arrested more than 100 protesters before destroying most of their belongings. The day was widely known as one of the worst days for journalist arrests with cops making [...]
On 29 March 2012, the University of California Board of Regents met to discuss the future of education in the U.C. system. Although theoretically representing the needs of students, the regents are all actually corporate executives and preside over the destruction of the higher educational system. Seeking to avoid students as much as possible, they scheduled their meeting during Spring Break and chose a location that was out of the [...]
All animation, effects, and audio by Lucas Krech. Based on UStream footage by Spencer @OakFoSho Mills shot at Occupy Oakland. Animation built in Studio Artist 4. Compositing and effects in Motion 5. Audio track built from clips from the source footage compiled in Audacity 2.
UNION CITY, CALIFORNIA Where else but Union City do events like today’s take place? I heard about American Licorice workers being on strike through the Occupy grapevine: Twitter, late night text messages, phone calls and word-of-mouth at Occupy Oakland events but knew little of the specifics before I got on BART this morning. Union City, near the end of the Fremont line in the South Bay. All I knew was [...]