14 Oct '11, 3pm

check this out: company that wanted to 'clean up' zuccotti tied to those 'cleaning up' in the tarsands #nokxl #ows

check this out: company that wanted to 'clean up' zuccotti tied to those 'cleaning up' in the tarsands #nokxl #ows

Occupy Wall Street is about challenging the power of the richest 1%. But what happens when that 1% owns the land of the occupation? It has been revealed that a Canadian company was behind efforts to shut down the birthplace of the movement, Zuccotti Park. Mayor Bloomberg and the NYPD notified Occupy Wall Street participants about plans to “clean the park”— the site of the occupation—starting this morning at 7am. “Cleaning” has been repeatedly as a pretense to shut down peaceful occupations. It was used to evict protesters from the Wisconsin state house . It was used by Bloomberg himself to shut down a peaceable demonstration against budget cuts. The "cleaning" was essentially a ploy to evict protesters, but in a remarkable turn of events, the company backed down from threats to evict the park. The attempted eviction comes hours before a global day of solidarity actions. Th...

Full article: http://www.desmogblog.com/canadian-corporation-behind-eff...

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