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A protestor affiliated with Occupy Wall Street holds a sign fashioned as a birthday cake on September 17, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Opinion: Occupy Wall Street’s First Anniversary

Occupy Wall Street made the world aware of Wall Street’s nearly-obscene inequities. But, unfortunately, that has been about it. How much has really changed because of the 12-month-old movement?



Billboards Removed, Mystery Remains

Two ad agencies are condemning whoever used their Las Vegas billboards to post ads protesting the state of the economy with mannequins dangling on a hangman’s noose.



Occupy Las Vegas Occupies Walmart

Occupy Las Vegas joined other Occupy chapters around the nation Wednesday in a campaign against an organization few Americans have heard of.

CBS Las Vegas–03/01/2012

Occupy Oakland held a similar protest against banks foreclosure practices. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Occupy Readies To Take Over Vegas’ Vacant Neighborhoods

The Occupy Wall Street movement is preparing to take over Las Vegas’ foreclosure-ravaged neighborhoods.


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Occupy Protesters In Vegas Target Foreclosed Homes

The Occupy Wall Street movement is preparing to take over Las Vegas’ foreclosure-ravaged neighborhoods.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–01/07/2012

Credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images

Extension For Protesters Under Fire

Some lawmakers are questioning why Clark County granted a three-month extension for Occupy Las Vegas to keep its camp near UNLV through February 20th.

CBS Las Vegas–11/22/2011

(photo: Tate South/KXNT/CBS Las Vegas)

Arrests Made At Occupy Las Vegas Protest

Police have arrested 21 Occupy Las Vegas protesters who were sitting down in the middle of Las Vegas Boulevard as part of a demonstration marking the two-month anniversary of the protest movement in New York City.

CBS Las Vegas–11/17/2011

Tony Stroh of Nevada, a protester affiliated with the Occupy Las Vegas movement, wears a sticker as he takes part in a march on the Las Vegas Strip on Oct. 6, 2011. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Occupy Las Vegas Splits Into Two Groups After Internal Arguments

Lateral democracy, Occupy Wall Street’s favored government, is experiencing its growing pains in Vegas. It stresses power through assembly and decision making by committees with equal parts. The equal parts part is the issue.


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Demonstrators Protest Bank of America

A group protesting record Wall Street profits has demonstrated outside a Bank of America branch in downtown Las Vegas.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–10/29/2011

(photo credit: Corey Olson/CBS Las Vegas)

Occupy Las Vegas Sets Up Site

Members of the Occupy Las Vegas group are settling into their new site near the Thomas and Mack Center.

CBS Las Vegas–10/26/2011