What Do 'Occupy Wall Street' Protesters Stand For?
Peter Johnson, Jr. weighs in
- Duration 3:06
- Date Oct 3, 2011
Peter Johnson, Jr. weighs in
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And so what do the occupy Wall Street protesters stand for.
Some claim they're rallying against corporate greed others say they're fighting global warming social inequity.
Chris right now is Fox News legal analyst Peter John morning juniors so okay -- they seem kind of the messages look holds.
Resident and it's really based in the and a -- roots of American politics.
And allegedly they've been inspired by the movements.
Of the Arab.
Spring how the -- looking -- the Arab spraying done in America through the air springs about democracy yet there's not a big hunt up the -- spring clearly I would think these folks are -- in a lot of ways.
And probably provide the best argument for national service for eighteen year olds that we've ever seen.
In this country.
And so we have the likes of Michael Moore right and Susan Sarandon.
And Princeton professor Cornell west.
All -- -- and millionaires who are speaking out against capitalist greed against Wall Street.
Against the government and against our ability to create jobs and stop the foreclosure homes with into a couple.
Now let our Arab Brothers.
-- -- -- -- Anything I'm glad that fox is here yeah.
In the miss Aniston will get a -- -- Arab Brothers getting ahead of us I really don't know what she's talking that I do know that there have been several signs down there.
-- -- our support of Israel so I don't know quite what the connection is and what the real motivations are down there.
It's interesting a number of labor unions have thrown their support behind these.
It anarchist occupy Wall Street people and then moveon.org people and B we support Barack Obama -- dyed it black and -- them blessed that email yesterday.
Asking people who come to a big rally in their support on October 5.
United Federation of Teachers.
The SE IU workers united transport workers union and the working families party.
Which was in part help to be created by.
Acorn the acorn of the past so it seems these strange amalgam of progressives that are coming Ford.
And in essence decrying the policies of president.
Obama with regard to job creations right and foreclosures in this country so it's kind of book -- a slap in the face -- Obama.
I don't know what it is I.
I don't know what it is and I don't think they know what it is but it's costing.
Americans millions of dollars in tax dollars.
In in order to arrest them when they decide to close down the Brooklyn Bridge okay and stop the operations of daily Americans.
Their point occupy Wall Street Boston Los Angeles Albuquerque as we said Seattle any city didn't get a hand on.
Through Twitter through social media FaceBook.
They say send pizzas -- Clarkson who.
-- is the world unite.
Alright guys that's pretty good explanation of what's going on down there because people are scratching -- as best we women want indeed -- could see -- much.