Occupy Wall Street has been doing some good things lately. I thought I'd list a couple. Does anyone want to list some of the compassionate acts being organized by the Tea Party? Occupy Wall Street Launches 'Rolling Jubilee' To Buy Up And Forgive Debt | ThinkProgress OWS is going to start buying distressed debt (medical bills, student loans, etc.) in order to forgive it. As a test run, we spent $500, which bought $14,000 of distressed debt. We then ERASED THAT DEBT. (If youâ€™re a debt broker, once you own someoneâ€™s debt you can do whatever you want with it â€” traditionally, you hound debtors to their grave trying to collect. Weâ€™re playing a different game. A MORE AWESOME GAME.) This is a simple, powerful way to help folks in need â€” to free them from heavy debt loads so they can focus on being productive, happy and healthy. Occupy Wall Street morphs into Occupy Sandy, offering relief - The Denver Post The social media savvy that helped Occupy Wall Street protesters create a grassroots global movement last year is proving to be a strength in the wake of Hurricane Sandy as members and organizers of the group fan out across New York to deliver aid such as hot meals, medicine and blankets. ... Now the group has dozens of relief centers across the city and a stream of volunteers who are shuttled out to the most desperate areas. It is partnering with local community and volunteer organizations. A recent post on Occupy Sandy's Facebook page said: "Attention! If anyone in Rockaway needs to have their basement pumped, please contact Suzanne Hamalak at email@example.com. Her family wants to help and have industrial pumps ... they will do it for free ..."