ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – The “Occupy Wall Street” movement is spreading beyond New York.
Demonstrations were held over the weekend in Boston, Los Angeles, and even here in St. Louis.
Michael Kiepe is a college student in political science and member of Occupy St. Louis, “The malfeasance of the past ten to twelve years cannot continue.”
He and about a half-dozen others stood peacefully outside the Federal Reserve Bank downtown to show solidarity with the New York demonstrators.
“We can’t continue to ship jobs overseas and continue to have legalized bribery at the national level as far as elections go. There must be a new type of patriotism,” Kiepe said.
The scene in St. Louis was quite different from the one in New York. More than 700 people were arrested there during a march on the Brooklyn
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