Visiting a wealthy suburban school
"This is a school? I thought it was a museum." -- Terence Lewis, 17, a senior at Furness High in South Philadelphia
Chicago Rep. Cynthia Soto
“We need explanations, specific explanations” for the decisions to close or restructure the schools. -- Chicago News Co-Op
GOP candidate Buddy Roemer
"I believe that Mitt Romney represents the one percent and I believe that Newt Gingrich is the lobbyist for the one percent." -- ThinkProgress
Operation 'Urban Shield'
The use of anti-terror techniques to suppress a civilian protest complemented harsh police measures demonstrated across the country against the nationwide “Occupy” movement, from firing tear gas canisters and rubber bullets into unarmed crowds to blasting demonstrators with the LRAD sound cannon. -- Max Blumenthal, MondoWeiss