Ten Minutes of Occupy Atlanta Acting Like Jerks

Ten Minutes of Occupy Atlanta Acting Like Jerks

Ten Minutes of Occupy Atlanta Acting Like Jerks

Weigel
Reporting on Politics and Policy.
Oct. 11 2011 6:27 PM

Ten Minutes of Occupy Atlanta Acting Like Jerks

It went viral days ago, but only now do I see the excruciating, Ricky Gervais-worthy video of Occupy Atlanta activists denying Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga. some time to speak at their rally, and being denied for vague reasons of the general assembly needing an action-oriented, every-man-a-kind focus.

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Beyond parody. Some early Tea Parties refused to allow Republicans to speak, but they didn't make the decisions in such agonizing ways.

David Weigel is a reporter for the Washington Post.