Occupy Wall Street turns one

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Monday, September 17, 2012

Some Oregon activists are observing the one-year anniversary of Occupy Wall Street.

A number of the people who got involved in local Occupy movements have found their way into different kinds of activism. Occupy Portland still exists, but its numbers have dwindled considerably from the several thousand who showed up at the initial October march.

Several hundred people arrested during Occupy Portland demonstrations are still working their way through the court system.

Read more at OPB.

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