Those poor protestors – I gather from watching CP24 that a thousand or more have gathered downtown to protest corruption, inequality and “global greed;” it’s a cold day, and a cold rain has just started. The helicopters have been buzzing all day, presumably both the police and the media, who are waiting for something exciting to happen – though all’s peaceful so far. I watched footage of protests around the world – Rome, London, Hong Kong – and there are scores more. Amazing how these events now spread instantly from one end of the planet to the other.
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