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NEWS: Occupy Bay Street, Oct. 15

The Canadian Press reports, “Activists are planning an occupation of Toronto’s financial district as well as other Canadian cities following in the footsteps of protesters currently camped out on Wall Street.”

“A group calling itself Occupy Toronto Market Exchange has launched a website to organize a march on Bay Street beginning Oct. 15. …About 830 people on Facebook have replied they would attend the event in Toronto.”

“Occupations are also planned in the streets in other Canadian cities, including Vancouver, Montreal and Calgary.”

“Protesters are speaking out against corporate greed, government bailouts, and income inequality amid high unemployment and the prospect of another recession.”

The Council of Canadians has endorsed Occupy Wall Street and is making contact with OccupyToronto.

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