Ready for the American Spring, Wall Street!?
(via realworldnews)Source: leftish
Greek protester George Anastasopoulos, left, and Occupy Oakland protester Melanisia Carmilia Jacobs. “I got involved in the protests here after watching the Indignados movement in Spain,” Anastasopoulos says. “All these movements for democracy and justice and respect — these moved me so much.”
View protesters from all over the world in a wonderful photo essay here: The Protester: A Portfolio by Peter Hapak
Over Thanksgiving weekend I flew to New York to add my voice to the Occupy Wall Street (OWS) movement in Zucotti Park Manhattan.
Inspired by the news reports and especially the Stephen Colbert interview of Ketchup, a self-proclaimed “autonomous person” or non-leader of the Occupy Wall Street movement, I set aside the whole day to protest whatever OWS was protesting….