Celebrities Occupy Wall Street

In this Oct. 21, 2011 file photo, activist musician Pete Seeger, 92, left, marches with his grandson Tao Rodriguez-Seeger, right, and nearly a thousand demonstrators sympathetic to the Occupy Wall Street protests for a brief acoustic concert in Columbus Circle, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
Pete Seeger In this Oct. 21, 2011 file photo, activist musician Pete Seeger, 92, left, marches with his grandson Tao Rodriguez-Seeger, right, and nearly a thousand demonstrators sympathetic to the Occupy Wall Street protests for a brief acoustic concert in Columbus Circle, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
The artist De La Vega hands out his art work at the Occupy Wall Street encampment in Zuccotti Park, Friday, Oct. 21, 2011 in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
De La Vega The artist De La Vega hands out his art work at the Occupy Wall Street encampment in Zuccotti Park, Friday, Oct. 21, 2011 in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
Peter Schiff, CEO and Chief Global Strategist of Euro Pacific Capital and Euro Pacific Precious Metals, speaks to the demonstrators at the Occupy Wall Street encampment in Zuccotti Park, Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011 in New York.  (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
Peter Schiff Peter Schiff, CEO and Chief Global Strategist of Euro Pacific Capital and Euro Pacific Precious Metals, speaks to the demonstrators at the Occupy Wall Street encampment in Zuccotti Park, Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011 in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
US civil right activist Jesse Jackson talks with Occupy Wall Street participants in Zuccotti Park near Wall Street in New York, October 18, 2011. (Photo credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)
Jesse Jackson US civil right activist Jesse Jackson talks with Occupy Wall Street participants in Zuccotti Park near Wall Street in New York, October 18, 2011. (Photo credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)
Susan Sarandon
Susan Sarandon
Actress Susan Sarandon wears a Teamsters jacket at a labor rally where members of the Occupy Wall Street community joined Teamsters in front of the auction house Sotheby's to protest the lockout of union art handlers in a contract dispute on October 18, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
Russell Simmons is given a purple ribbon by demonstrator affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street protests during a visit to Zuccotti park to show his support, Friday, Oct. 14, 2011 in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
Russell Simmons Russell Simmons is given a purple ribbon by demonstrator affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street protests during a visit to Zuccotti park to show his support, Friday, Oct. 14, 2011 in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
Ben, left, and Jerry, right, serve ice cream to demonstrators affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street protests at Zuccotti park Friday, Oct. 14, 2011 in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
Ben and Jerry Ben, left, and Jerry, right, serve ice cream to demonstrators affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street protests at Zuccotti park Friday, Oct. 14, 2011 in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
Singer Kanye West (L) visits demonstrators with 'Occupy Wall Street' on October 10, 2011 in New York. (Photo credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Kanye West Singer Kanye West (L) visits demonstrators with 'Occupy Wall Street' on October 10, 2011 in New York. (Photo credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Filmmaker Michael Moore (L) and actor Tim Robbins (R) joins demonstrators with 'Occupy Wall Street' in Zuccotti Park October 5,  2011 in New York. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)
Michael Moore and Tim Robbins Filmmaker Michael Moore (L) and actor Tim Robbins (R) joins demonstrators with 'Occupy Wall Street' in Zuccotti Park October 5, 2011 in New York. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)
The Reverand Al Sharpton joins Wall Street protesters at Zuccotti Park where hundreds of activists are living on October 10, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
Al Sharpton The Reverand Al Sharpton joins Wall Street protesters at Zuccotti Park where hundreds of activists are living on October 10, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
Rep. Charles Rangel, D-N.Y. visits the "Occupy Wall Street" protests in Zuccotti Park in New York, on Monday, October 10, 2011. (AP Photo/Andrew Burton)
Charles Rangel Rep. Charles Rangel, D-N.Y. visits the "Occupy Wall Street" protests in Zuccotti Park in New York, on Monday, October 10, 2011. (AP Photo/Andrew Burton)
Rev. Jesse Jackson is filmed on an iPad at the Occupy Wall Street protests in Zuccotti Park, Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2011, in New York. According to protestors, Jackson appeared the previous evening and helped prevent the police from removing tents that violated park rules. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Jesse Jackson Rev. Jesse Jackson is filmed on an iPad at the Occupy Wall Street protests in Zuccotti Park, Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2011, in New York. According to protestors, Jackson appeared the previous evening and helped prevent the police from removing tents that violated park rules. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Actor Tim Robbins speaks to the media as he joins demonstrators with 'Occupy Wall Street' in Zuccotti Park October 5,  2011 in New York. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)
Tim Robbins Actor Tim Robbins speaks to the media as he joins demonstrators with 'Occupy Wall Street' in Zuccotti Park October 5, 2011 in New York. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)
Filmmaker Michael Moore speaks to demonstrators with 'Occupy Wall Street' in Zuccotti Park on October 5, 2011 in New York City. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)
Michael Moore Filmmaker Michael Moore speaks to demonstrators with 'Occupy Wall Street' in Zuccotti Park on October 5, 2011 in New York City. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)
Musician Kanye West visits the "Occupy Wall Street" protests in Zuccotti Park, Monday, Oct. 10, 2011, New York. (AP Photo/Andrew Burton)
Kanye West Musician Kanye West visits the "Occupy Wall Street" protests in Zuccotti Park, Monday, Oct. 10, 2011, New York. (AP Photo/Andrew Burton)
Russell Simmons, co-founder of Def Jam records, speaks to a member of the media during the "Occupy Wall Street" protests in Zuccotti Park in New York, on Monday, Oct. 10, 2011. (AP Photo/Andrew Burton)
Russell Simmons Russell Simmons, co-founder of Def Jam records, speaks to a member of the media during the "Occupy Wall Street" protests in Zuccotti Park in New York, on Monday, Oct. 10, 2011. (AP Photo/Andrew Burton)
The Reverand Al Sharpton joins Wall Street protesters at Zuccotti Park where hundreds of activists are living on October 10, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
Al Sharpton The Reverand Al Sharpton joins Wall Street protesters at Zuccotti Park where hundreds of activists are living on October 10, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

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One Comment

  1. Marco A. Poshar says:

    all the entertainers should be taxed 90% of their income!!!!!!!!!

  2. ORACLE says:

    Idiots should be marching on the corrupt and incompetent U.S. Congress; i.e., the House and Senate.

    1. Bob S says:

      You for forgot POTUS and VPOTUS

  3. antimsmnews says:

    The occupy protester have collected over $400,000 in donations so far.

    Yet the homeless are shunned from eating there.

    How about Occupy a Soup Kitchen?
    You can get more stats on the protest at my website:
    http://www.antimsmnews.blogspot.com

  4. Ron hendel says:

    Our politicians are bought and paid for we all know it why do so many people accept that system we must get the money out of politics or the 1 percent will continue to make all of the rules for their benefit

  5. jerry says:

    Well, is everyone in Hollywood ready to pay more taxes on all the money they make? Excuse me but do they really think that 1% don’t live there and make money off the Entertainment industry?

  6. Imagine says:

    You have to ask yourself two questions here. 1) Why aren’t the politicians getting behind the protesters since in theory the politicians are the elected REPRESENTATIVES of the people, yet no politicians have been sitting in with the citizens. 2) Where do you stand on the subject? The protesters don’t like the system as it is, which they feel is corrupt.You either feel the same as the protesters or you’re complacent with the system as it currently is, which is to be frank falling apart at the seems, with the wealthy controlling the majority of the real money that flows within this society.

    1. Cris says:

      Please, I’m doing just fine and am not rich. I have earned what I have and continue to do so. Stop looking for a hand out and try doing the same. As to the celebs, nothing but the usual no talent few just looking for camera time.

    2. Nathan says:

      You ask why no politicians are “sitting in” with the citizens? Because sitting around on the ground complaining is not going to solve anything… that’s what a two year old does when he doesnt get the toy he wants…

    3. Mike says:

      Because OWS is a minority voice. The vast majority of Americans do NOT want a socialist system!

  7. Robert V. says:

    Look its another criminal who made his money via Capitalism and the free market system…. Charles Rangel

  8. Robert V. says:

    Nothing new in the way of celebrities here… They complain about poverty…. Then give ALL of your ‘CAPITALIST FREE MARKET SYSTEM’ made money to this denegrated non-charity! Your right there…. DO IT!!!!….. Oh Al…. remember Tawana Brawley….???

  9. Dustin says:

    Good for him stand up for what is right. if you think there is no problem you are part of the problem

  10. Jason says:

    I don’t see any celebrities. I see a bunch of washed up losers.

  11. tony says:

    he is not a jackass, he is a moron with money.

  12. Nancy says:

    Kayne West is such a jackass, he really has nothing better to do he should write them a check, thats all they want, for the rich to give to the poor. Lets call him Kanyehood.

  13. dave_ct says:

    Kayne’s got his bliiiiiing, yo!

    1. Madge says:

      And his $400 Givenchy shirt!…LMAO!!…Now there is someone who understands the plight of the poor man!…Watch the Throne!…LOL…I like how all the celebs disappeared once they had to start cleaning up the park…LOL LOL LOL!

      1. Bunny Vee says:

        Dont forget Simmons, and his RUSh card, clocking in 1.75 fees everytime someone uses it. Ah. OWS, you seem more then slightly partisan.

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