Taking a Cue from Wall Street Will Frankfurt See Birth of 'Occupy Germany' Movement?

Thousands are protesting in the United States in a new movement criticial of the excesses of Wall Street casino capitalism. Now activists in Germany and other parts of Europe are planning similar demonstrations. On Saturday, the protesters plan to occupy public spaces across Germany. Are the similarities between the US and Germany great enough for the movement to take off?
Protesters on Wall Street in New York: Will the movement cross the Atlantic to Europe?

Protesters on Wall Street in New York: Will the movement cross the Atlantic to Europe?

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