PuttogetherbyJoshStearns,thisdocumenthasbeenagreatresourcetotrackjournalistsworkingonOccupyWallStreetstoriesaroundthecountrywho’vebeenarrested。

Sowhoarethey?

Onlysevenofthe25arrestedarefull-timeemployedtraditionalnews-gatheringemployees。

Anumberwerestudentreporters;afewwereinterns;alargernumberwerefreelancers。

Someworkfortraditional“objective”newsorganizations;othersworkfor“non-objective”newsorganizations,likeAlternetandIndypendentReader。

Thismeanssomething?

—?

mostlyaboutthemediaandwhatitisnow,possiblyalsowhothepoliceperceiveasmediaandrelationofreportertodemonstration。

ButwiththeexceptionofaJournal-Sentinelphotographer,twoAPfolksandoneDailyNewsreporter,nomajortraditionalnewsoutletshave(yet!

)hadstaffreportersorphotographersarrested。

AsErikaFrypointedoutlastmonthinCJR,thisalsohastodowithwhopolicedepartmentsconsiderajournalist,andwhytheydecidethat。

(Turnsout,wearingashirtthatsays“reporter”doesn’talwayshelpintheeyesofthepolice,asoneRochesterstudentdiscovered。

)Aminimumof40%ofpeoplenews-gatheringwhowerearrestedare?

women。



NatashaLennard:Non-contractfreelancer,nownotcoveringpoliticsforthe?

Times。



KristenGwynne:freelancewriterandeditorialassistant,Alternet。



MarisaHolmes:Documentaryfilmmakerandactivist,OWSorganizer。



JohnFarley:multimediawebeditor,WNET/Thirteen’sMetroFocus。



BobPlain:recentlylaidoff,atthetimeofthearrestwasadigitalreporterfor?

WPRO。



JonathanMeador,reporter,NashvilleScene。



SusieCagle,freelanceartistandcartoonist。



IanGraham,freelancephotographer,RVAMagazine。



KristynaWentz-Graff,staffphotographer,MilwaukeeJournalSentinal。



StephaniePharr,intern,Creative?

Loafing。



AlisenRedmond,KenneshawStateUniversitySentinel。



JudithKim,GeorgiaStateUniversitySignal。



JonathanFoster,photographer,RochesterInstituteofTechnology’sstudentReporterMagazine。



JulieWalker,freelancer,NPR。



JaredMalsin,freelancer,EastVillageLocalTheLocalEastVillage(a“collaboration”ofoftenunpaidlaborbetweenNYUandtheNewYork?

Times)。



Unknown,photographer,AgenceFrance-Presse。



JustinBishop,photographeronassignmentforVanity?

Fair。



MatthewLysiak,reporter,NewYorkDaily?

News。



KarenMatthews,APreporter。



SethWenig,APphotographer。



PatrickHedlund,newseditor?

DNAinfo。



PaulLomax,freelancephotographer。



DougHigginbotham,afreelancevideojournalist,TVNew?

Zealand。



RyanHarvey,musician,correspondentforIndyreader。



J。

A。

Myerson,freelancer,TruthOut。



KeithGessen,editor,n+1。

(Alongwith“kathleenross,andsarahleonardofn+1,dissent,andthe#owsgazette”asperCharlesPetersen。

Theywerenotengagedinreportingperse,butindemonstrating。

Butwheredoreportinganddemonstratingdiverge?

Therewillbeanessaytotellusaboutthatlater,Isuspect。

)

KeithGessenarrestphotofromthismorningbyDaniel?

Massey。