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From Occupy Wall Street to Occupy Nation in just two months

This is a real populist movement–against our financial and political plutocracy

Aricans who flew bombing missions in World War II had a saying: "You know you’re on target when you start getting a lot of flak." The protesters in today’s nascent "Occupy Wall Street" movement must really be on target, then, because–boy!–they’re enduring an unrelenting barrage of rhetorical flak from political and media defenders of America’s plutocracy.

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