We are the 99%

It’s a warm, sunny Saturday here in lovely Los Angeles. And while I’ve been spending most of my days this week in front of my computer, trying to figure out how to make a living doing something I really love and care about, today I came outside to check out the new movement gaining momentum across the globe: Occupy Wall Street. Ahh yes, instead of being home alone in front of the computer, I am writing from the south lawn of City Hall at the Occupy LA movement. I even took my bike and the metro, which was fun in-and-of-itself!
I’ve seen a lot of inspiring things here today and it feels good to be out in solidarity with others. Learn more and check it out. I’m glad I did.
“When injustice becomes law, resistance becomes duty.” —Thomas Jefferson

(Thanks to Justina at Compai for the last photo from Dr. Cornel West’s speech! Rad!)

About Shannon Flaherty

Writer. Creative. Freelancer. Freebird.
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3 Responses to We are the 99%

  1. Justina says:

    Such great photos Shan– and soooo awesome that you took your bike onto the metro. Between the protests and the metro–It’s almost like we’re in Europe 😉

  2. oui oui, ma cherie! merci pour votre comment! and thanks for always inspiring me. you are the best ami a girl could ask for! 🙂

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