Press Clips: Rick McGahey’s article in The New York Times on OWS

At an Occupy demonstration in Los Angeles, I saw protest signs ranging from Reinstate the Glass-Steagall Act, (the New Deal legislation that separated investment and commercial banking) to Eat the Rich., That’s the Occupy movement, everything from very specific ideas to flame-throwing sloganeering. Occupy doesn’t have conventional leaders and a detailed policy agenda, which is a source of its energy but also why many Democrats can’t figure out how to engage them. For the full article, click here.

Rick McGahey, professor of public policy and economics in Milano, was an economic policy adviser to Senator Edward M. Kennedy.

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