[FDL will be streaming live from Occupy Wall Street at about 11 am ET and 4:30/5 pm ET. And FDL’s Lisa Derrick will be live from Occupy LA at 3 pm ET.]
The world is engaged in mass protest today. Actions for today have been in the works for at least a month, however, the success of Occupy Wall Street spurred the organization of worldwide “occupy” actions. Just like the young people inspired by the uprisings in Egypt, Tunisia, Greece and Spain, etc, countries around the world are seeing Americans finally rise up in mass protest and they are showing solidarity.
OccupyWallSt.org explains why massive global demonstrations are called for today: [cont’d.]