- Posted April 28, 2012 by
New York, New York
This iReport is part of an assignment:
Occupy Wall Street
Occupy Wall Street: A Union Member’s View
The Wall Street protest began on September 17th in New York City. The protesters say they are unhappy with the economy’s inequalities.
“Those rich people are privileged and they can buy everything, including the politicians,” Armstrong said. He also said he has a right to stay at the Liberty Park because of freedom of speech.
“I believe the middle class is falling into poverty, and it is not right what is happening in America… Americans want jobs.” Armstrong shouted, “I am going to stay here until I get arrested."