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Occupy Wall Street on Facebook

OCCUPY WALL STREETToday marks the one month anniversary of Occupy Wall Street, an ongoing series of demonstrations in NYC and other major cities in America. Supporters are protesting against corporate greed, the influence of corporate money on governance, and economic inequality such as the widening wealth gap in America. The official demand of the group is for President Obama to “ordain a Presidential Commission tasked with ending the influence money has over our representatives in Washington.”

Since the group’s inception a month ago, the movement has garnered donations of nearly $300,000 (amidst some arrests). Demonstrations have been held in 70 major cities in the US, and internationally flavored “Occupy” protests have been held around the globe.

We were curious who exactly makes up this group of supporters in America, and turned to our Facebook advertising platform to find out who is championing the cause on the social network.

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