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Artvoice Weekly Edition » Issue v10n51 (12/22/2011) » Section: Letters to Artvoice

Occupiers: Here's a Cause for You

Over the last several months, I have watched the Occupy Wall Street movement with a great deal of interest as both a self-described liberal and a confirmed capitalist (yes—these two are not mutually exclusive). A few thoughts have sprung to mind as I reflect on this protest going into its fourth month.

Pepper-Sprayed Protester in Court Next Month

To follow up on the article on “Pepper Spray and the Modern Lexicon of ‘Less than Lethal’ Oppression” (Artvoice, “Getting a Grip,” v10n50), a local political case involving pepper spray is set for trial early next month.

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