From the 1968 Poor People’s Campaign to Occupy Wall Street

The Movement to Come From the 1968 Poor People’s Campaign to Occupy Wall Street by ALYOSHA GOLDSTEIN As the Occupy Wall Street movement intensifies, the closing words of its first collectively written declaration grow in significance. “These grievances are not all-inclusive” acknowledges that this movement must first and foremost be an opportunity to build and expand alliances.  In refusing to set out a definitive set of policy bullet points, this movement against the common sense of capitalism is poised to critically reevaluate the accepted norms of our [...]