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Time to 'Flip The Debt': Occupy unveils new 'debt clock' that shows how much the 1% owe the US

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On January 30, members of Occupy Wall Street joined together with seniors, union members and community groups to challenge the influential Wall Street front group known as "Fix The Debt" that has been pushing for increased austerity measures in the US in the name of reducing the national deficit.

The protesters marched to the famous "National Debt Clock" near the IRS building on 44th and 6th Ave and unveiled their own colorful debt clock that said, "Hey 1%! Want to Fix The Debt? Pay Your Damn Taxes!". This alternative debt clock displayed the total amount that the 1% and corporations have stolen from the US budget by exploiting tax loopholes, tax havens and tax cuts.

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Well, this is interesting too.  Kind of puts ... by Scott Baker on Wednesday, Feb 6, 2013 at 11:29:52 AM
we need to have. Thanks to Occupy for putting it o... by intotheabyss on Wednesday, Feb 6, 2013 at 1:53:00 PM
  What follows here is a synopsis ... by Richard Clark on Thursday, Feb 7, 2013 at 12:04:57 PM