What if you could change the rules on Wall Street without bribing regulators or buying off politicians?
Well, we did it. We passed the Volcker Rule
Occupy the SEC, a working group of Occupy Wall Street, submitted critical public comment to SEC officials and followed up like crazy.
"We met with each regulator after they wrote the rule, and we worked with other interest groups collaboratively through the process," says Occupy's Eric Taylor
"To get ideas, we had a weekly conference call where we talked about things with a couple other groups," added member Akshat Tewary.
Making change. From the streets and in the halls of power.
via our friends, US Uncut