The city of Atlanta has the widest income gap between the rich and poor of all the major U.S. cities, according to a report by the U.S. Census Bureau. Atlanta ranked just above New Orleans […]
Today in the studio we had the pleasure of speaking with some of the Occupy Atlanta protesters Khalid and Shariff Muhammad who also were the YOUNGEST to go to jail this past Tuesday night in […]
ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS Atlanta) — Atlanta’s mayor is now dealing with the wrath of the Tea Party. Atlanta Tea Party co-founder Julianne Thompson is calling out Mayor Kasim Reed, saying he was implicitly encouraging “Occupy Atlanta” through his […]
Atlanta (WAOK)-The past three weeks have been a test of wills for Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and members of Occupy Atlanta. Many people have been divided in their opinion of how the mayor has handled […]
As many of you may know, Derrick’s free and out of jail. A total of 52 protestors were arrested and sent to jail and were bailed out today. While Derrick was being processed out of […]
ATLANTA (WAOK/AJC)-One by one, arrested Occupy Atlanta protesters began leaving the Atlanta City Jail Wednesday afternoon. The protesters began walking out of the jail around 2:30 p.m. and were greeted by a cheering group of […]
Atlanta (WAOK)-Many of you have had questions about the “mysterious” man who appeared at the Occupy Atlanta protest with an AK-47 on Tuesday. From what the media has reported, the man known as “Porch” showed […]
Fifty-three Occupy Atlanta protestors were taken into custody early Wednesday morning in Woodruff Park, nearly a day after revoking an executive clause that had allowed the protestors to camp overnight, citing safety and financial concerns.
Yesterday, Mayor Kasim Reed and APD reclaimed Woodruff Park from the protesters of Occupy Atlanta. Among the arrested was WAOK’s very own, Derrick Boazman, and countless others who joined the fight! On today’s Powertalk w/ […]
Amid rising costs to keep law enforcement present in and around Woodruff Park, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed has urged an end to the Occupy Atlanta movement.