Subject: [GlobalRevolutionMedia] Fw: Review of Yesterday's Major News for OWS (Monday, October 10)
From: "Michael Premo" <m.premo@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 11 Oct 2011 11:51:57 +0000
To: "Media Working group" <globalrevolutionmedia@googlegroups.com>

Michael Premo
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From: Yesenia Barragan <ybarragan86@gmail.com>
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Date: Tue, 11 Oct 2011 12:05:07 +0100
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Subject: Review of Yesterday's Major News for OWS (Monday, October 10)

·      US-wide News:

o   MAJOR DEVELOPMENTS:

§  “Millionaires March” set today (10-11): several community groups joining demonstrators to Upper East Side homes of major bankers

·      March starts at 5th Avenue and 59th St., finished on Park Avenue and 93rd st.

§  Police in Boston arrest about 50-80 people associated w. Occupy Boston (OB) who expanded OB from Dewey Sq. Park to neighboring Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway

§  Mayor Bloomberg yesterday (10-10) said the city now plans to allow the protestors at Liberty Plaza to stay indefinitely as long as they obey the laws[1]

§  “Call to Action Against Banks” appears on NY’s OWS Facebook site, set for Saturday

§  Hackactivst group Anonymous briefly disrupted general website for NY Stock Exchange yesterday afternoon, but didn’t affect trading

§  In speech yesterday (10-10), Mitt Romney criticizes OWS for seeking scapegoat; says Wall Street and Main Street are connected

o   HELPFUL STATS FOR OWS

§  Total compensation for Wall Street workers rose 18.7% in the first half of 2011; average salary grew by 16% to $361,330[2]



[1] http://edition.cnn.com/2011/10/11/us/occupy-wall-street/

[2] http://nycapitolnews.com/wordpress/2011/10/occupied-or-not-wall-street-is-sagging/

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