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Teresa Veramendi (left, with sign) marching with other Occupy members on the Chicago movement’s one-year anniversary on October 23. (Photo: Sarah Jane Rhee/Chicago Indymedia, Creative Commons)

My Year with Occupy

I remember July of 2011, complaining loudly to friends and family, “Isn’t it obvious to everyone now that we are getting screwed by the government and the banks? It’s all over the papers. What’s it take for people to stand up?” Little did I know that hundreds of thousands felt the same way, and that […]