Occupy Wall Street-Inspired Protests Spring Up Around the Country, World

October 04, 2011
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Similar occupation demonstrations are springing up in cities around the country, from Austin, Texas; Knoxville, Tennessee; Chicago, Illinois; Denver, Colorado; some two dozen other locations in Florida and California, and more. Protests have also been organized internationally in Canada, Australia, Japan, Mexico and others. In Boston, as many as 1,000 demonstrators gathered in Dewey Square last Friday, where they have been permitted to set up tents, many planning to stay indefinitely.