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This Week in Highlights: Top 5 Moments from NATO Protests

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The weekend saw thousands of protesters descend on Chicago for the NATO Summit. If you were watching the action live on Ustream, you saw the many live feeds coming through courtesy of a few brave citizen journalists. These journalists, armed with their streaming mobile phones, entered the fray and were able to capture moments of chaos, terror, and solidarity among the Occupy Protesters who gathered to voice their concerns over NATO policies. Here is a collection of some of the most illuminating, terrifying moments captured over the weekend:

1. Ustream Provides “Instantaneous Accountability” for NATO Protesters
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2. Independent Journalists Raided by Police at NATO Summit
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3. Tim Pool Recounts being Raided by Police at NATO Summit
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4. NATO Protesters Clash with Police
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5. Protesters Sing, Cheer as Police Line Retreats

This Week in Highlights – #Occupy #MayDay Edition

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From New York to Oakland, the world was watching on May 1st, 2012. Thanks to Broadcasters like Tim Pool and Oaktown Pirate, viewers were glued to their seats as activists voiced their concerns and clashed with police. In case you missed it, here are the top 5 #MayDay highlights, in no particular order:

1. Activists Unite for #Occupy #MayDay Protests Across the U.S.


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2. NYPD Clashes with #OWS Protesters on #MayDay


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3. 
Tom Morello sings “This Land is Your Land” with #OWS on #MayDay


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4. Oakland Police Throw Grenades at #Mayday Protesters
 
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5. Oakland Police Use Armored Tank against #MayDay Protesters
 

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To check out more #Occupy footage, be sure to check out our OWS Superchannel here: http://www.ustream.tv/occupywallstreet