Laura Flanders of GritTV sits down with Eve Ensler, playwright and author of the Vagina Monologues, and Naomi Klein, journalist and author, in Zucotti Park to discuss the use of public space, the organization of the movement, the prevalence of corporate power, public perception of capitalism,the excitement of the movement, criticisms of the movement, and how people have reacted to it. This footage was broadcast live by Free Speech TV on October 5, 2011, as part of their coverage of Occupy Wall St.
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