16 Nov '12, 9pm

Read about 4 @OccupyWallSt offshoots making a difference: @OccupyOurHomes @owsStudentDebt @RollingJubilee @OccupySandy

Read about 4 @OccupyWallSt offshoots making a difference: @OccupyOurHomes @owsStudentDebt @RollingJubilee @OccupySandy

By Stephanie Whiteside / current.com / @stephgwhiteside The Occupy Wall Street movement turned from a small gathering in lower Manhattan to a global movement that has kept going long since those early days in September 2011. But beyond giving voice to the masses and solidifying the place of the phrases "the 99 percent" and "the 1 percent" in the national conversation, the Occupy movement has spawned a number of local and national offshoots that are making a difference for the 99 percent in their own ways. 'The Young Turks' on how the Occupy movement inspires people to look out for each other: Watch 'The Young Turks' weeknights at 7E/4P on Current We've rounded up four to keep an eye on: Rolling Jubilee Part of the Strike Debt Occupy offshoot, the Rolling Jubilee is an effort to abolish individuals' debts. Banks sell debt for pennies on the dollar to debt buyers who then at...

Full article: http://current.com/groups/news-blog/93963203_four-occupy-...

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