Occupy Wallstreet

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Enough is Enough
From California to China, all over the world people have joined the Occupy Wall Street movement. This movement started last year of September, 2011, and by the looks of things it doesn’t look like protesters will stop fighting for what they believe in. All across the globe, people are saying “enough is enough” as they unleash their frustration on the following issues: unemployment, health care coast, and corporate greed. According to the members of Occupy Wall Street, the reason why the world is suffering from these issues are because of the banks and the super rich.

More so than ever it is time for American to began to take more of an interest in the suffering economy that we live in. We must begin to investigate the true meaning of how our monetary and fiscal policy is supposed to work in our recessed economy. As expressed by the Occupy Wall Street protesters it is clear that greed has lead to our financial windfall. Leaving me to wonder do our elected officials really understand how our economics system works.

Like the Occupy Wall Street protesters the American people have a wide range of complaints, demands, and goals. The American people along with cries around the world are tired of "the collapsing environment, labor standards, housing policy, government corruption, World Bank lending practices, unemployment, and the increasing wealth disparity of a poverty stricken nation"(Occupied America) Different people have been affected by different aspects of the same system; they believe that these were symptoms of the same core problem in the world’s financial crisis. In the mean time, prompting a dominos effect around the world which consisted of a demographic pool of young protesters do to the rise of unemployment. Leaving us to wonder why stiffer regulations haven’t been imposed on Wall Street and in corporate America.

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