Desis Walk to #OccupyWallStreet, Thursday, Sept 29th

By Thanu Yakupitiyage

You’ve all probably seen or heard of the intervention that happened last Thursday when an ad-hoc bunch of us, mainly South Asians, went to #OWS in time to hear the draft of the ‘Declaration of the Occupation of NYC’ read aloud.

If you haven’t read about it yet, here is Hena’s run-down of what happened and Manissa’s reflections on that evening.

Also check out Sugi Ganeshananthan’s Sepia Mutiny blog-post, “The Color of the Call: Desis at Occupy Wall Street, Pt. 1

Here is some video footage as we walked towards #OWS that night, including interviews with Manissa and Sonny:


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