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All She Is Saying Is Give (Inner) Peace A Chance

April 15, 2014

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DENVER – Kate Franklin began meditating to find a way to spread peace in the world. She has continued to do it for more than a decade because it works. “I went to this protest (of the Iraq War),” Franklin says, “and this guy starts pretty much belittling (the woman standing next to me). And […]

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A picture of the 99 percent

October 24, 2011

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DENVER — With a blue-collar job as a truck driver, and an online bachelor’s degree in progress, Justin Myer, 36, is a perfect example of the Occupy Together movement’s “99 percent. Myer came across the Occupy Denver movement while passing through town on a job. After being laid off twice in the past year, the […]

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Denver citizens join in national protest

October 6, 2011

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DENVER — On Sept. 17, the activist group Occupy Wall Street began their protest of the American financial and governmental system in New York City. As the protest gained momentum and scope, it took on the name Occupy Together, and spread outside of Manhattan to other metropolitan areas, such as Boston, Chicago and Los Angeles. […]

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