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  • Teacher Takes Class To Occupy Denver Rally

    11/14/2011 12:33:38 PM PST · by RandallFlagg · 11 replies ^ | 10:55 am MST November 14, 2011 | Deb Stanley
    DENVER -- A teacher who took her students to see Occupy Denver said she brought her class to see what was happening. "We came to observe," said teacher Celia Bard when questioned by a blogger in a video posted on YouTube.
  • Hard Work, No Pay

    10/04/2009 10:42:01 PM PDT · by grey_whiskers · 33 replies · 1,322+ views
    The New York Times ^ | October 3, 2009 | JENNIFER WILLIAMS
    ON Friday we learned that the unemployment rate rose to 9.8 percent last month and that the economy lost 263,000 jobs. I have been unemployed since February. I have also been incredibly busy. My last job lasted one afternoon. I showed up at a large parking lot in a semi-remote area with a group of other job seekers. In a large area cordoned off with orange traffic cones, we walked around wearing fake suicide bombs and emitting low-level radiation. Our job was to test bomb-detection equipment. I earned $44. After that, even temporary work petered out. I am not unemployable....