‘Inhuman Microphone’ App Circumvents Occupy Wall Street’s Megaphone Ban

One of the most recognizable hallmarks of the Occupy Wall Street movement has been its "human microphone," a technique through which protesters make speeches louder without the use of megaphones, which are banned from the protests. (Amplifying sound outdoors requires a permit in New York.) »12/05/11 9:40pm12/05/11 9:40pm


Here's What Last Night's Occupy Wall Street Raid Looked Like Through Cellphones

Early this morning, Mayor Bloomberg had the NYPD clear out Zuccotti Park—the site for the Occupy Wall Street encampment—on the grounds that the protestors were, umm, really gross and posed a health risk. »11/15/11 9:41am11/15/11 9:41am

This one's got the NYPD rolling in under cover of either pepper spray or tear gas in what looks like a scene…