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From Casimir Nozkowski and the guys behind Internets Celebrities (Twitter), whom we've featured on Boing Boing's Virgin America in-flight TV channel, here are two new videos about Occupy Wall Street. First:
On the morning of October 14th 2011, the NYPD were to come in and facilitate the "cleaning up" of Zuccotti Park. Thanks to the efforts of the protesters in previous days, both furiously cleaning and gathering bodies in solidarity, this showdown was put off for another day. But the police presence still looms over the protests. How do the people at Occupy Wall Street feel about it?
And below, another great video: "Who are the Occupiers in your Neighborhood?"
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