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Occupy Albany roars back to life

With the state Capitol as a backdrop, Occupy Albany protesters take part in a May Day march on State Street in Albany on Tuesday.
With the state Capitol as a backdrop, Occupy Albany protesters take part in a May Day march on State Street in Albany on Tuesday.
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The chants and guitars and makeshift drums are back. The Guy Fawkes masks have reappeared, and the umbrellas marked with “Our Park,” “Economic justice” and “99 percent” are popping up out of crowds. Occupy Albany is back. At least, it’s back in the public eye in Lafayette Park, where the local movement’s encampment was torn down in December. Dozens of demonstrators filtered in and out of the park and marched downtown for the group’s return ...


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wmarincic
May 2, 2012
11:10 a.m.

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Are people that stupid not to know that May Day and this movement is a communist anti American movement. Where occupy protesters recently said kill all of the police and bosses. Just look at the people participating, that should say it all. Good grief.

RKrough
May 2, 2012
11:24 a.m.

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I know a couple of people involved in OWS. While I think their efforts are misdirected and often counter-productive to their cause. I can assure you they both are 100% pro-American and one of them have the wound scars to back it up.

I would rather have them watching my back than a badge bunny any day

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