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Israel suffered the biggest computer systems crash in its history Sunday, paralyzing government websites and sabotaging online payments. The cyber activist group Anonymous claimed responsibility, though Tel Aviv insists a technical error is to blame.
Hundreds of Occupy Toronto protesters marched from their camp site at St. James Park all the way to Nathan Phillips Square. Many called for the end to the current banking system, while others urged for a Robin Hood Tax.
At a time when local governments are beginning to crack down on occupy movements across the country including Oakland, San Diego and Nashville, the occupywallst.org/ website has become a beacon of information we can all look to.
Following a brief general assembly at St. James Park, thousands of activists, members of community organizations and Occupy Toronto protesters filled the streets of the city and marched to City Hall protesting Mayor Rob Ford.
There have been recent concerns that the "Occupy" movements happening around the world are drawing criminals into their ranks. Violence, sexual assault, and theft are among the crimes being committed at some of these demonstration sites.
So much for mainstream media’s sneers. “Occupy” protests are to be held around the world, and are already happening in places like Sydney, Tokyo, Auckland and Hong Kong. This is the first time any grassroots global action has ever happened.