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alp227 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Nov-24-11 11:10 PM
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Occupy protesters celebrate Thanksgiving
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Source: CNN

Occupy protesters across the country celebrated Thanksgiving on Thursday, bringing all the trimmings of a traditional meal to the unlikely location of a demonstration.

In New York's Zuccotti Park, organizers said they distributed some 3,000 individually wrapped plates for what they described as an "open feast."

"This is Occupy Thanksgiving," Haywood Carey, a protester, told CNN.

"What you're seeing here is what we do every day. Every day we feed people. This is a special day for a lot of folks so we wanted to make a special event, but this is actually what the occupation does every single day," he said.

Read more: http://www.cnn.com/2011/11/24/us/occupy-protests-thanks...
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