OWS is exposed: Rich, white, educated and working
- By BETH DEFALCO
- Last Updated: 11 AM, January 29, 2013
- Posted: 12:45 AM, January 29, 2013
It seems those Occupy Wall Streeters were a lot closer to the 1 percent than they would like to admit.
A new study of the OWS movement in New York found that many of the protesters were highly educated and not nearly as down on their luck as they portrayed.
A third of protesters in the Occupy Wall Street movement in New York lived in households earning more than $100,000 and more than two- thirds were employed professionals, according to the study from CUNY