Occupy Vancouver: Sights & Sounds

On Oct. 15, protesters took to the streets for Occupy Vancouver, a local interpretation of Occupy Wall Street.

By Jeff Groat
[coordinating editor]

This past weekend, the Occupy protests came North. The Vancouver Art Gallery saw about 5,000 people gather at the protest’s peak, shutting down streets around the plaza. The protests in Vancouver echo those on Wall Street in New York City, which has been occupied by protestors since Sept. 17.