I noticed something different on newspaper coverage of the occupy protestors march, following the Pasadena 2012 Tournament of Roses.
There was no “occupy” language on our local paper’s headline and sub-heading. The headline read Pageantry and protest, and the sub-heading read “ROSE PARADE FOLLOWED UP BY ANTI-WALL STREET MARCH”.
The Local Nomad’s blog post on The Occupy Movement in Small Towns (and topics not so local) delves into this “occupy” name and paradigm. Perhaps the movement name is evolving. “Anti-Wall Street” certainly sounds clearer and less aggressive than the “Occupy” terms.
What do you think?
This cartoon from Mike Luckovich, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution takes aim at the meaning of mess from occupy movement encampments…all a matter of perspective?