On Monday the "Take Back the American Dream 2011" conference began in Washington, D.C.

Billed as part of a middle class uprising against corporate dominance of U.S. government policies, the conference is being supported by many left-leaning groups and labor unions as a way to workshop ideas on how average American citizens can see their views once again being represented in Washington, D.C.

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