Tag: occupywallstreet

Occupy Wall Street Roundup (7 Stories)

The Occupy Wall Street movement, despite the efforts of the mass media to belittle it and the efforts of brutal police officers to scare it away, is growing and growing fast. There are a lot of stories from the past few days that we haven’t been able to cover. Check these out:

#occupywallstreet Coincides with Obama Push to Make Millionaires Pay Fair Share in Taxes

I don’t think this was planned, certainly not by the #occupywallstreet folks, but a big civilian protest on Wall Street mimicking social-media-fueled protests in Egypt and Iran and the Obama administration are both working to make the richest 1% of the country contribute more to society this weekend.

Of course, the Fat Cats aren’t fond of either effort.