The 99 Percent: Why We Protest

Video: Thousands of ordinary people have shown up from all around the country to support #OccupyWallStreet. Who are they?
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From disillusioned students to former Wall Street traders to would-be retirees, meet the people who are turning out to give a voice to the discontent of the nation.

  • Naomi Klein: There's only one thing that can block the wish list of the one percent, and it's a very big thing: the rest of us.
  • How the anti-corporate protests have evolved into the populist force now sweeping the nation.

  • Video: For more than 15 years, David Korten has called for an end to the Wall Street economy. Why he hopes the #Occupy movement will finally change the game.

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