Occupational Hazards

Dolesh, Richard J.
December 2011
Parks & Recreation;Dec2011, Vol. 46 Issue 12, p21
An essay is presented on the Occupy Wall Street protest movement, which opposes the growth of social and economic inequality. It says that the protest adopted a provocative approach, which is to camp in public parks. It mentions that the encampments attracted worldwide media attention and confused pundits due to its leaderless and disorganized approach. It adds that local elected official called on protestors to elect a leader with whom the law enforcement can negotiate.


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