S17: Occupy Wall Streets Celebrates its Birthday

 

By Karen Petree

On the one-year anniversary of Occupy Wall Street, the streets of Manhattan’s Financial District were full of

TaxiProtestprotesters marking the movement’s birthday with three days of “education, celebration, and resistance.”

Beginning Saturday, September 15, members of Occupy began to assemble in New York City to kick off the three-day celebration of the movement’s birthday, culminating in S17, for September 17, the anniversary of the day when protesters first occupied Zuccotti Park last year. Continue reading “S17: Occupy Wall Streets Celebrates its Birthday”