23 Oct '11, 5am

DeFazio: A Politician That Understands Occupy Wall Street | Care2 Causes

DeFazio: A Politician That Understands Occupy Wall Street | Care2 Causes

Despite significant support from voters in New York City and around the country, who say they agree with the economic opinions of the Occupy Wall Street movement , it seems that some politicians are determined to turn a deaf ear to the growing dissatisfaction of the 99%. “I think it’s dangerous, this class warfare,” said presidential hopeful, Mitt Romney to a Florida crowd on October 4th. “Don’t blame Wall Street, don’t blame the big banks , if you don’t have a job and you’re not rich, blame yourself!” said Herman Cain, author of the controversial 9-9-9 tax plan . “It is not a person’s fault if they succeeded, it is a person’s fault if they failed.” He suggested the demonstrations were planned “to distract from the failed policies of the Obama administration.” “I regard the Wall Street protest as a natural outcome of a bad education system, teaching them really dumb ideas,...

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