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Dec 1 2011

Youth Reporting–Aided by NewsHour

Outsiders’ voices making inroads at PBS

Photo Credit: PBS

“There are a lot of marginalized communities that really need to be involved in this struggle,” insists a young woman from the People of Color Working Group of Occupy Wall Street. Another organizer reflects, “Marginalized communities from New York City, particularly oppressed people, people of color…were totally underrepresented, and it was unclear if that was going to change. But it has. It really, really has.” These critiques of Occupy Wall Street, by some of the young people shaping and propelling the growing protest, are not typical stories you see on websites and broadcasts of major news outlets. Even as Occupy […]