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DNC Protests Target Charlotte-based companies in ‘Wall Street South’i
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Kane Farabaugh
September 04, 2012 2:50 AM
As Democrats arrived in Charlotte, North Carolina for their party’s national convention - where they will formally nominate President Barack Obama for a second term - they were greeted by hundreds of protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement. As VOA's Kane Farabaugh reports, many of the protesters are concerned about the influence of corporate money in politics.

DNC Protests Target Charlotte-based companies in ‘Wall Street South’

Kane Farabaugh

Published September 03, 2012

As Democrats arrived in Charlotte, North Carolina for their party’s national convention - where they will formally nominate President Barack Obama for a second term - they were greeted by hundreds of protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement. As VOA's Kane Farabaugh reports, many of the protesters are concerned about the influence of corporate money in politics.


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