Laura Flanders: What Is the Legacy of Occupy?

Laura Flanders: What Is the Legacy of Occupy?

Laura Flanders: What Is the Legacy of Occupy?

Organizers are thinking critically about how to increase impact in Occupy’s second year. 


On September 17, the mainstream media was quick to claim Occupy was over. But as journalist Arun Gupta of the Indypendent points out, “this is the media of the 1 percent” that also misreported a war and a financial crisis. He joins Nation blogger Laura Flanders and journalist Marina Sitrin on Moyers & Company to push past the headlines and look at the true influence of Occupy one year later.

—Christie Thompson

Check out more of The Nation’s coverage of Occupy’s first anniversary.

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