Occupy Wall Street Holds Ground, with Labor’s Help | Labor Notes

14 Oct

Unions and other sympathetic groups called out their members to defend the occupation—rallying to a phenomenon that’s put wage cuts, layoffs, and foreclosures squarely in the national debate.City officials and the company that controls the park said the protest needed to move at 7 a.m. so the park could be cleaned, but occupiers scrubbed the area last night, leaving it smelling of bleach and soap. Dozens of mops, brooms, and buckets dotted the scene, as the self-organized sanitation committee emptied garbage cans and bagged personal belongings in case of a police charge.

via Occupy Wall Street Holds Ground, with Labor’s Help | Labor Notes.

 

djm: Maybe people are realizing that we all share the same fate?

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: