Numerous protesters at yesterday’s Occupy Wall Street rally in New York City viciously blasted President Obama as a horrible failure, signaling a major break from a liberal base that once celebrated Obama’s lofty rhetoric of hope and change.
The largely dormant Occupy Movement sprung into action in celebration of May Day, a holiday originally established to honor the beginning of spring. In recent years, however, the so-called holiday has been coopted by left wing radicals and various unions who aim to highlight what they describe as the average worker’s plight.
The Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment has been an outspoken ally of the Occupy movement. It is now looking for part-time workers willing to take the message of higher taxes to the public for $12 per hour.
Occupy Philadelphia protester and retired cop Ray Lewis, who wore his police uniform during demonstrations, will not face charges for impersonating a police officer, according to the Philadelphia Inquirer.