Posted 5 years ago on Oct. 15, 2013, 7:14 p.m. EST by OccupyWallSt (1) from Plainfield, NJ
The rhythmic energy of the demonstrations at Liberty Plaza last September was striking on the two year anniversary action of Occupy Wall Street, a movement that the rest of the country believed to have disappeared into silence. Here it was, resurrected and as alive.
The essence of the protests was the compassion in the voices of the people holding hands, singing, and teaching on the issues that faced others, not only themselves.
Interesting to consider that Occupy Wall Street is a movement composed primarily of a demographic — young 20-somethings — that the America often derides as narcissistic, selfish, and lazy.
Something’s wrong here.
Read the full article here: http://www.policymic.com/articles/67533/how-occupy-wall-street-busts-the-myth-of-the-me-generation