Occupy San Diego Fears Eviction
Thursday, October 27, 2011
Aired 10/27/11 on KPBS Midday Edition.
As week four begins, Occupy San Diego releases a declaration of purpose and begs for public support to remain in the Civic Center Plaza.
Abel Thomas is a spokesman from Occupy San Diego
Occupy San Diego declaration of purpose
Dr. Dan Seiver, Finance Professor, SDSU
Pete Soto works for Brooklyn Hot Dog Cafe which is located in the Civic Center Plaza in downtown San Diego.
Midday Edition airs Monday - Thursday at noon on KPBS Radio
Occupy San Diego ends its third week as a movement battered but not broken. It's once great relationship with the San Diego police department has become tense. And it has not been able to secure support from local lawmakers. But, news reports are now validating the claims of a huge and growing wealth disparity in the nation -- apparently there really is a 1 percent.