Hmmmm so it’s working, you say?
There are so many great Occupy Wall Street posts, and I’d love to reblog them all! But since I can’t (without completely derailing my blog), I will simply request that y’all check out the Occupy Wall Street tag instead.
Is this the entire quotation? If so, then he must have been one of the many people who were against Civil Rights & Voting Rights legislation. Too bad for him, I’m a citizen. By the way, this quote should be enough to vote him out of office. He obviously doesn’t need to be there.
"I am increasingly concerned about the growing mobs occupying Wall Street and other cities across our country."
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, talking about Occupy Wall Street. “Believe it or not, some in this town have actually condoned the pitting of Americans against Americans,” he continued. “But you sent us here to fight for you and for all Americans. You sent us here to bring about real change in Washington, real change to your federal government. And we’re committed to do that.” Pitting of Americans against Americans? Isn&’t that what you do, Eric? Let&’s be honest with ourselves before we criticize others. (via shortformblog)
"‘Occupy All Streets’ is our way of reminding people that there is change to be made everywhere, not just on Wall Street. At this time we have not made an official commitment to monetarily support the movement."
A spokesperson for Rocawear • Discussing the Jay-Z-backed company’s plan to sell the “Occupy Wall Street”-aping shirts the rapper has recently started wearing … without a plan plan to offer any sort of monetary support to the movement for riffing on their slogan. The irony is painful. (via shortformblog)
Wow. I’m not surprised, but at the same time, I am (surprisingly) disappointed.