Occupy protestor arrested in Wilmington
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Occupy protestor arrested in Wilmington

Occupy Wilmington protestors have been getting a lot of attention, but not always the type they wanted. The group protesting Wall Street greed as well as local issues was one member less after an arrest Sunday night.
Occupy Wilmington holds ground in front of City Hall
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Occupy Wilmington holds ground in front of City Hall

Protesters have been occupying the space in front of Wilmington City Hall for a couple of days now. Unlike other occupy movements around the country that have gotten violent and even deadly, members of Occupy Wilmington say they are a friendly bunch who just want their voices heard.
Occupiers set up camp at City Hall
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Occupiers set up camp at City Hall

As Occupy Wall Street nears its second month of protests in New York City, members of Occupy Wilmington set up its camp downtown this weekend.
Elon Poll: N.C. residents divided on Occupy Wall Street movement
6 years ago
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Elon Poll: N.C. residents divided on Occupy Wall Street movement

North Carolinians are evenly divided on their views of the Occupy Wall Street movement, according to the latest Elon University Poll, as protesters around the country continue making news with demonstrations against large banks and a political system that many of the activists say is broken.
Occupy Wilmington protests corporate control downtown
6 years ago
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Occupy Wilmington protests corporate control downtown

Occupy Wilmington made its presence known in Downtown Wilmington Saturday afternoon with a protest at the Bank of America building on Third Street. Over 200 people gathered to show their support for the global movement. Participants waved signs, chanted, and answered questions from people in the community.
Occupy Asheville movement looks for spot to occupy
6 years ago
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Occupy Asheville movement looks for spot to occupy

The Occupy Asheville movement is looking for a place to occupy.
Occupy Wall Street spreads to the streets of Wilmington
6 years ago
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Occupy Wall Street spreads to the streets of Wilmington

The Occupy Wall Street movement has spread to more than 800 cities across the country and has now made its way into Wilmington. More than 100 citizens went to Occupy Wilmington's first meeting to voice their concerns and ideas and discuss their goals and role in the Port City.
ONLY ON 3: Occupy Wilmington’s media blackout leaves many questions
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ONLY ON 3: Occupy Wilmington’s media blackout leaves many questions

The Occupy Wall Street movement is spreading across the country and making its way to the Cape Fear. If its purpose is the same here as it is in the Big Apple, then the mission of the event is to end what protestors call the greed and corruption of the wealthiest one percent of the country. For now, though, participants won't say what they're doing.