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VIDEOS: Chris Hedges & Michael Hudson | Days of Revolt: How We Got to Junk Economics

A politician’s job is to deliver whoever voted for you to your backers, who are on Wall Street. Whether you are a Republican or a Democrat, but especially if you are a Democrat – that’’s really the Wall Street wing of the American political system. The Republicans are for the corporate monopoly, oil and gas wing of it.

Behind the scenes of #OccupyWallStreet, by Danny Schechter

Behind the scenes of #OccupyWallStreet The protests on Wall Street are growing larger, despite police using pepper spray and making arrests. Danny Schechter Last Modified: 27 Sep 2011 11:42 Al Jazeera Political activist Abbie Hoffman led protests against Wall Street back in the 1960s —GALLO/GETTY Back in the 1960s, a gang of Yippies, a politicised arm of […]