Oh my!!! Finally!!! We do have a big protest organized in Athens in about 18 hours from now, but I had no idea America was gonna join us - just
I read about this in an article in Greece, but I thought it was only for a day or two. But hey, if people have one chance, this chance is to protest,
protest against banks and the cruel economic system that has been forced uppon us, protest against whichever theory states that money is above human
life. And if these protests are going to achieve something, anything, then they need to be massive and worldwide. So, lets coordinate people!!!
Here's the article:
And here's the rough google translation:
Americans are Angry
In a "day of rage" against the standards of the Middle East merger and takeover of Wall Street in New York, where he is the Stock Exchange, call
The protest concerns the "corrupt the democratic process" and the financing of election campaigns by giving money to businesses.
Demonstrations are planned in Los Angeles, Austin and other cities, but estimates for the turnout of citizens and the evolution of events is
Protest antikatanalotikes support groups such as AntiSec and AdBusters, as reported by the Washington Post.
After the marches against the war in Vietnam and the concentrations for the rights of blacks, as Martin Luther King in the 60s and 70s, mass protests
were rather rare in the U.S..
However, in the last 10 years, the movement against the wars in Iraq and the economic crisis triggered more and more Americans with the help of the
Internet to organize protests. This form of industrial action locally and has chosen the conservative movement Tea Party.
Edit to add: Wonderful, really great news, great thread, great opening post, and of course, S&F!
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