IN A DEMOCRATIC COUNTRY WHEREPEOPLE HAVE THE SUPREME POWER… This could Happen….
WALL STREET DEMONSTRATIONS START SECOND MONTH
WHAT IS HAPPENING?• Millions of people has been protesting• Economic Inequality• RICH vs. POOR
WHEN IS THIS HAPPENING?• It hit the 32 day of Protest last Tuesday• Started with hundreds of people and grew larger• People never expected that it would stay this long• It’s Happening day and night from September 17 – NOW…
WHERE IS THIS HAPPENING?• Wall Street (New York) – the financial district• This made a huge effects not only in United States• Protest in Tunisia and Egypt Wall Street Protest Inspired Now similar protests are happening in: South America Asia Europe Australia
WHY IS THIS HAPPENING?• The citizens are not satisfied with their present government and economic status 1. Economic Inequality: “The rich are getting richer; The poor are getting poorer.”
WHY IS THIS HAPPENING?• 2. Increasing number of people that can’t find jobs
WHY IS THIS HAPPENING?3. They don’t like most of the governments’ decisions http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dLgseQ_eHqU&fe ature=related
HOW COULD IT AFFECT US?Let’s Review: Protest in Tunisia and Egypt Wall Street Protest Inspired Now similar protests are happening in: South America Asia Europe Australia• This might lead to worldwide war of poor people against rich people• This would also make our economy worse because when poor people protest they won’t go to work = less money for the government and companies.