Occupy San Diego A Gathering Of Many Tribes
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
San Diego Union-Tribune -- Complaining about the messy, discouraging state of our country is easy. Doing something about it through a nonviolent occupation of a chunk of downtown San Diego on less than two weeks’ notice is hard. But as the 1,500 or so people who participated in Friday’s Occupy San Diego protest proved, doing something can mean everything. Even when you’re not entirely sure what it is you’re doing.
Like the Occupy Wall Street protest that set up camp in New York on Sept. 17 and remains there today, Occupy San Diego was formed to draw attention to a massive list of issues, most notably the huge economic gap separating the wealthiest, most powerful Americans from everybody else.(Full Story)