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Occupy Wall Street To Celebrate Christmas At Zuccotti Park

With the 100th day of the ongoing Occupy Wall Street protests coming up tomorrow, OWS have planned for a day of protest, food and prayer where it all started in Zuccotti Park. The events, organized by Occupy Faith, will start with midnight prayer service, and continue for 24 hours straight with performers and holiday meals. “We are taught to close our doors and retract into the nuclear family, into our faith groups, into our nationalism.
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United States / New York : Gothamist (3 years ago)

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United States / New York : Gothamist (3 years ago)

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United States / New York : Gothamist (3 years ago)

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