What exactly is Occupy Wall Street?
What exactly do these protesters hope to accomplish?
Occupy Wall Street is made up of many different groups, most with similar ideas but some with radical view points that skew their more important messages. "We are the 99%" is their slogan. Occupy fights for income equality, which is literally a growing problem in the US. The top 20% wealthiest Americans hold 84% of our countries total wealth. There are more and more people unable to find work, being evicted from their homes, and having to pick between groceries or medications. 99% of us are feeling the crunch of the economy because most of our money is caught up in a few far-too-powerful hands.
by Evan G Rogers6 years ago
Hey all,Here's a video I stumbled upon that uses *gasp* facts and statistics -- and history -- to illustrate that the current Occupy Wall Street movement is incorrect, naive, hypocritical, and just plain ol'...
by Julianna6 years ago
Millions of Americans are mad over bailouts, unemployment, corporate greed and the list goes on. A Iraq veteran is hurt and he defended our Country. How do you feel about the direction the States are taking?...
by cooldad6 years ago
Wow, finally, people realize that there are a lot of dishonest people involved with Wall Street. Incredible. Hey protestors, you are a bit late. Thanks for protesting the obvious. I'm going to...
by Zubair Ahmed6 years ago
What is your view on the Occupy Wall Street Movement?Do you think it is going to result in any change in the social, political and economic system in the US or are they wasting time?
by OLYHOOCH6 years ago
This is what I am watching now, http://www.livestream.com/occupyaustinWall Street got too far out there and it is getting bad publicity from all.This Occupy Austin site is a lot less stressful and they give you all the...
by John Coviello6 years ago
Are you surprised that billionaires have addressed Occupy Wall Street?I am very surprised that billionaires like Donald Trump and Steve Wynn have addressed the Occupy Wall Street movement. I am surprised that such...
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