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Arun Gupta is a founding editor of The Indypendent and The Occupied Wall Street Journal, and a contributor to the Guardian, Truthout, In These Times and The Progressive.


Contributed Modules

Tactic: Occupation

Contributed by and
June 12, 2012

To hold public space; to pressure a target; to reclaim or squat property; to defend against “development”; to assert Indigenous sovereignty.