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This is one of the most powerful images I've seen emerge from #occupywallstreet. Not for the drama of the image, but for the devastating truths contained within this sign and the brave Marine holding it.

While I could offer commentary ad infinitum, I will simply leave you with these as testimony:

Photo from Alex Goldmark, a WNYC radio producer.


Photo from Liza Sabater (@blogdiva).


Photoshopped for clarity by Land of Enchantment.


Photoshopped for clarity by Land of Enchantment.


Another Marine carrying the same sign! Thanks to BOHICA for this.


HT to paradise50 for the image.


Follow me on Twitter @David_EHG

Originally posted to Writing by David Harris Gershon on Sun Oct 02, 2011 at 04:49 PM PDT.

Also republished by Military Community Members of Daily Kos, ClassWarfare Newsletter: WallStreet VS Working Class Global Occupy movement, DKOMA, Protest Music, and Occupy Wall Street.

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