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Occupy Wall Street protester: Time running out to hold corporations accountable

By Eric W. Dolan
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 18:37 EDT
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An “Occupy Wall Street” protester from Connecticut said he joined the demonstration in New York because he feared time was running out to hold corporations accountable for hoarding wealth.

“I chose to come down here because I realized that we may have a very narrowing time margin on making a difference in the world, and holding corporations accountable for constantly demanding that they have increased profit margins… some of us gave up our jobs, not just myself of course, there is an amazing group of people here. Everybody really has deep integrity of spirit.”

“We know that the time is running out, not just for us in America, but for the world population,” he added. “We’ve got to hold these corporations accountable.”

The protest entered its fifth day on Wednesday.

Watch video, uploaded by YouTube user MattWellsNYC on September 21, 2011, below:

Watch video of protesters marching around Wall Street below:

Eric W. Dolan
Eric W. Dolan
Eric W. Dolan has served as an editor for Raw Story since August 2010, and is based out of Sacramento, California. He grew up in the suburbs of Chicago and received a Bachelor of Science from Bradley University. Eric is also the publisher and editor of PsyPost. You can follow him on Twitter @ewdolan.
 
 
 
 
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