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Moore: The ‘Occupy’ movement will only continue to grow

By Stephen C. Webster
Tuesday, October 4, 2011 8:30 EDT
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Appearing on Monday night’s Countdown with Keith Olbermann, activist filmmaker Michael Moore explained that the “Occupy Wall Street” movement has all the momentum it needs to continue growing rapidly.

“This is something much larger. We oppose the way our economy is structured. The economic system itself, at its core, is unfair, it’s not just and it’s not democratic. We live in a democracy. We have to have full democracy now. Not just voting for politicians … I, you, everybody else here wants a say in how this economy is run. We are affected by it in our daily lives and we are not going to tolerate this anymore.”

The video below is from Current TV’s Countdown with Keith Olbermann, broadcast Monday, Oct. 3, 2011.

Stephen C. Webster
Stephen C. Webster
Stephen C. Webster is the senior editor of Raw Story, and is based out of Austin, Texas. He previously worked as the associate editor of The Lone Star Iconoclast in Crawford, Texas, where he covered state politics and the peace movement’s resurgence at the start of the Iraq war. Webster has also contributed to publications such as True/Slant, Austin Monthly, The Dallas Business Journal, The Dallas Morning News, Fort Worth Weekly, The News Connection and others. Follow him on Twitter at @StephenCWebster.
 
 
 
 
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