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An Open Letter to the Occupiers from Generation X

RHSimard Wrote: Jun 12, 2012 12:44 AM
Magnificent, Rachel! Maybe, buried somewhere in the depths of this so-called movement, there might be a few souls who will actually read this and take a moment from the heady thrill of anarchic protest to actually give it thought. I won't bet the farm on it, but maybe...

To the Occupy movement:

I know some of you mean well. I even share some of your concerns. The dismal economy has made it difficult to find a good job with benefits. Meanwhile, the government is bailing out the wealthy banks and mortgage lenders that helped precipitate this depressed economy.

I hear your frustrations about student loan debt. Generation X has a lot of student loan debt too, with little relief available. The older generations have indebted our generations for years down the road, and with the rising costs of school tuition, we have double the amount of debt. Social Security...