this is the declaration issued by the Occupy Wall Street NYC General Assembly on September 29, 2011, where they list their greivances.
A recent article that sums up well the difficulties faced by Occupy Wall Street as it loses momentum but also what it sees at its longlasting influence.
Look at their home page and just by looking at the titles of the articles posted and the various images try to deduce what are the key issues for them and what their position is on these issues
The opposite point of view. Which do find more convincing ?
Click the link Simple but very useful editorial Look also at the alternative point of view
Homework for Sciences Po students for monday 09/01/2012
THE TEA PARTY AND OCCUPY WALL STREET.
Go and have a look at the official site for both movements and have a look also at what the media is saying about them and be able to talk about those two movements (or focus on one of them if you prefer).
You should try to see :
Who are the people who make up those movements (what kind of people, what social background, what political background ...) ?
what are the main ideas that each movement (...)