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Less than one week after their generators were confiscated, Occupy Wall Street protesters are using bicycles to generate power for their encampment in Lower Manhattan's Zuccotti Park.


Occupy Wall Street Goes Green

08 November 11

 

Occupy Wall Street: Take the Bull by the Horns

 

 

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+22 # Buddha 2011-11-08 14:35
Ironic that a protest camp like this works better and more collectively than our established cities. Should be a model for how to address urban homelessness, if our political leaders gave a crap about the homeless...
 
 
+15 # nancyw 2011-11-08 14:55
This is so coo. and s hows how easy it is to be green. If people with little resources in a temporary residential situation can do this, what is the problem with town, cities big and small. I know that many are making headway - but for example, the new housing that is going up in SF in the old Mission Bay area are just these high rises, no doubt high tech, but not green, friendly, community making housing that green architects know how to make. A shame. All that investment... and a missed opportunity for the residents, for the City, for the climate.
 
 
+15 # Phlippinout 2011-11-08 17:08
I just love this movement! Everyday its another cool, inclusive idea. Loved the street vendor idea and being able to donate to them as well to provide different types of food to our front lines! Keep up the great work OWS!
 
 
+4 # SueD 2011-11-08 19:44
too cool!
 
 
+5 # sharag 2011-11-08 21:19
This is great stuff. Needs to be kept going right through the cold months. OWS is leading the way to end corporate greed and political corruption and being green in the process.
 
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