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A new documentary on the Occupy movement puts a decade of work by an acclaimed Canadian filmmaker into perspective. Occupy NL organizer Tom Clarke, Indy editor Justin Brake and Velcrow Ripper talk about the movie and the Occupy movement.
On the one-year anniversary of Occupy Newfoundland’s inception, some of the movement’s supporters share their thoughts and experiences with The Independent as they prepared to re-occupy Harbourside Park in St. John’s for one night on Sunday, Oct. 14.
To commemorate the year anniversary of Occupy Newfoundland’s occupation of Harbourside Park, a group of citizens are preparing to re-occupy the historic site for one night.
The Occupy Wall Street movement began one year ago after Canadian magazine Adbusters put out the call for people to converge on New York City’s financial district and occupy Manhattan’s Zuccotti Park to protest corporate greed and growing inequality in North America. On Monday protesters reconvened in Manhattan to mark the one-year anniversary of the movement. Watch Democracy Now‘s coverage here.