“Occupy Sylva” on Saturday looked and sounded a lot like a Democratic-party function, but with a twist. ...
The bigger message, and what seemed to have motivated the more than 60 people gathered on Main Street Sylva more than party politics, was about stopping corporate greed, creating jobs and not limiting wealth to a privileged few in a nation with such vast resources at its command.
This was Sylva’s contribution to the burgeoning Occupy Wall Street movement. ...
No tent city emerged in Sylva as in other Occupy events — after about an hour, everyone wandered off, many to area restaurants to grab a bite to eat before heading to their homes. No clashes with police occurred, either. ...
For videos of the event, visit Thunderpig's blogsite: http://thunderpigblog.blogspot.com/2011/10/occupy-sylva-videos.html
Here's a video by another blogger at http://ascendingenergy.ucoz.net/:
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