Occupy Kansas City

2:24 pm
Tue March 13, 2012

Human, Civil Rights Forces Decry Occupy Bigotry

Human rights activist Leonard Zeskind in front of Occupy KC members.
Dan Verbeck KCUR

About a dozen members of Occupy Kansas City and representatives of three human rights organizations say they are outraged at a broadside published and online that they call racist, homophobic and anti-Semitic.

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Occupy KC
6:59 pm
Wed October 12, 2011

Mixed Messages From Occupy KC

Hundreds of protesters joined the OccupyKC rally on Sunday, October 12, 2011. Photo by Laura Ziegler/KCUR.

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Occupy KC
1:00 pm
Mon October 10, 2011

Occupy KC Attracts Hundreds To Sunday March And Rally

Several hundred people joined Occupy KC to march from the Plaza to the camp behind Liberty Memorial on Sunday. Photo by Laura Ziegler

Kansas City, Missouri – The honking horns and chanting of several hundred marchers indicated that Kansas City has become part of a national movement, according to spokesmen at Sunday's Occupy KC demonstration.

CBS news reported that more than 25 cities have held demonstrations mirroring those held in New York as part of the Occupy Wall Street movement. The protests focus on corporate control of politics and frustration over income disparities, joblessness and federal debt.

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