Occupy Wall Street Update


“The paper’s tone is revolutionary: ‘What is occurring on Wall Street right now is remarkable. For over two weeks, in the great cathedral of capitalism, the dispossessed have liberated territory from the financial overlords and their police army.’ Its editors, Jed Brandt and Michael Levitin, told the actual Wall Street Journal that they started the paper in response to what they saw as insufficient coverage of the protests in the mainstream press. The publication contains no original reporting, concerning itself mainly with explaining the Occupy Wall Street movement to skeptics and rallying others to the cause.”

Protesters now have a newspaper, the Occupied Wall Street Journal.

Environmentalists are joining the protest.

On the other hand, GOOD reports, “a new study from the Pew Research Institute says most Americans are not on their side.”

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