If there was ever any illusion that the mayor's move would kill the movement, it evaporated at Foley Square.
Many social networks are filled with false information about people - from fake screen names to false details about appearance.
Progressive groups, led by the Campaign for America's Future, are campaigning hard against proposals floated by deficit-cutting "Super Committee" Democrats.
Tthe "one percent" is learning big time today that it cannot evict a nationwide grassroots movement.
Obama acknowledged that the opposition to the pipeline had played a role in his decision.
A recent White House conference on African American policy trumpeted the Obama administration's achievement in promoting programs beneficial to the black community.
"Shame, shame, shame," shouted several encircling Liberty Park as police arrested those attempting to enter the now seized Occupy Wall Street occupation site.
National evangelical leaders who recently visited Alabama as part of an "emergency delegation" are denouncing the state's new anti-immigrant law.
Striking workers at Red Cross won a tentative agreement on a new collective bargaining agreement.
Other non-violent protests planned.