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#occupywallstreet, is an ongoing nonviolent demonstration, a social movement opposing what participants view as negative corporate influence over politics and a lack of legal repercussions over the global financial crisis.
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Noam Chomsky to Speak at Occupy Boston

Noam Chomsky to Speak at Occupy Boston | #OccupyWallstreet | Scoop.it
Boston: World recognized author, linguist and political activist Noam Chomsky will be speaking at Occupy Boston on Saturday October 22th at 6pm as part of...
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Harvard professor: Tea party, 99 Percent must unify against Wall St. abuses | The Raw Story

Harvard professor: Tea party, 99 Percent must unify against Wall St. abuses | The Raw Story | #OccupyWallstreet | Scoop.it

Even as many in the partisan media attempt to embrace or shun the 99 Percent movement, there is another, quieter voice that’s rising, urging unity to fight the greed on Wall Street — and if polls are any indicator, that voice has already found deep sympathy with a great many Americans.

Speaking to a crowd gathered for “Occupy D.C.” this week, Harvard professor Lawrence Lessig touched upon that small but rising tide, which says and says again that the tea party is also part of the 99 Percent.

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Chomsky: Boston occupation “exciting, exhilarating” | Reflections on a Revolution ROAR

Chomsky: Boston occupation “exciting, exhilarating” | Reflections on a Revolution ROAR | #OccupyWallstreet | Scoop.it
“The country desperately needs something like this — not just protest, but some ideas and proposals about how to achieve a different kind of world.”...
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Author Naomi Wolf arrested outside Huffington Post awards ceremony | The Raw Story

Author Naomi Wolf arrested outside Huffington Post awards ceremony | The Raw Story | #OccupyWallstreet | Scoop.it

Feminist author Naomi Wolf was arrested last night outside the Huffington Post’s “Game Changers” awards ceremony as she marched with about 150 members of “Occupy Wall Street” to protest New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s (D) resistance to raising taxes on the wealthy.

Cuomo, who was being honored by the AOL news group for supporting same sex marriage in New York, has recently been criticized for pushing back against a tax on millionaires, which is supported by a large majority of New York voters.

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