CHRIS FARAONE is on assignment to #OccupyMiami, but the major protest against Bank of America, demanding justice for foreclosed Bostonians, which we wrote about in this week's Phoenix went off yesterday afternoon in downtown Boston -- the Bloomberg News estimate of 3000 supporters is at least double what other organizers have reported from the ground, but it was a big turnout, with a reported 24 arrests
Today's New York Times has an
excellent article about how a Maine homeowner - and her volunteer
lawyer, working with Pine Tree Legal Assistance - have exposed the
latest round of bank misdeeds: uninformed, and possibly fraudulent, filings of foreclosure proceedings in courts in Maine and all over the country.
If you want to know how this mess has developed, read this story.