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What is Occupy Boston and the other "Occupy" groups for?

I don't understand what this "Occupy" movement is. I have asked people that are part of Occupy Boston, but then I hear things on the radio that don't add up to what other people are saying. I'm confused... what is the protest exactly against?

Asked By: KiSaBoS - 10/26/2011
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Occupy protests are protesting the corruption that occurs and reoccurs as often as we eat, or so it seems. In more recent times there was the banking scandal about twenty years ago, then came the Savings and loan scandal, followed by Goldman Sachs, Smith Barney and some other brokerages and banks that stole money from... More
Answered By: kd8zatarrldotnet - 10/26/2011
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A lot of different people have their own reasons for taking part but I think the overarching reason for most people is corporate greed, how government is run by corporations and how the little guy is getting his ass kicked from both sides.
Answered By: Jesus Porkchop - 10/26/2011
 
http://wiki.occupyboston.org/wiki/Education
Answered By: Forget War Buy More - 10/26/2011
 
Folks support the OWS movement for a variety of reasons... More
Answered By: PoBoy - 10/26/2011
 
They're a bunch of lazy buttholes who cant get a job so they are protesting. Don't try to "occupy" with them because i am planning on getting a car and driving right over all of them. I am gonna laugh when they freeze to death because i heard the government is like shutting off their generators or something like that... More
Answered By: Jaden - 10/28/2011
 
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