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Bartlett Speaks On Occupy Wall Street Movement

November 9th, 2011 by WCBC Radio

Occupy Wall Street is an ongoing series of demonstrations that began in New York City in mid September- and has now seen similar demonstrations held in over 70 major cities and over 600 communities in the U.S.- including downtown Cumberland. Those participating say they are mainly protesting social and economic inequality, corporate greed, corruption and influence over government—particularly from the financial services sector.  Critics of the movement dismiss it as a group of radicals with no clear, of coherent message. Maryland Sixth District Congressman Roscoe Bartlett tells WCBC News that while he doesn’t agree with those participants who have broken the law, he respects their right to protest and understands their frustration…





One Response to “Bartlett Speaks On Occupy Wall Street Movement”

  1. November 09, 2011 at 7:32 am, Jim Gillen said:

    Obviously, the “Occupy Wall Street” is the symptom of an all too obvious problem.

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