This episode of the show looks at the US veterans’ contribution to the 99ers and their participation in the movement.
It contains an exclusive statement from Occupy Marines made by both active duty and off duty soldiers. It also contains a review of the week actions including the Bank of America protests and arrests in New York and Washington.
The final segment includes preparations for the Mayday protests in which more than 40 Occupy groups are getting ready to take part in alongside dozens of workers.
On February 29th in Bryant Park, NY, journalist Matt Taibbi [of Rolling Stone] has a ‘teach in’ talk with Occupy Wall Street activists about Bank of America and the mortgage crisis. He speaks with a colorful flair seldom seen since the days of my personal Rolling Stone hero, Dr. Hunter S. Thompson.