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Know Your Protests: 53 Percent or Occupy Wall Street?
by Staff
You've heard a lot about OWS and the 53 percent on the news (and Twitter). But are you really clear on who exactly is occupying Wall Street and whether you're part of the 53 percent? Take this quiz to see whether you can really differentiate between these supposedly oppositional movements.

This movement started as a Tumblr blog.

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • both

If you stand up for the working class, you're part of this camp.

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • both

This movement does their protesting indoors.

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • neither

This group found themselves in hot water after protesting taxation without representation.

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • neither

Which movement is widely asking for donations of winter clothing for the needy?

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • neither

One tragic moment of this particular protest occurred when a member was harassed by the police after saying he was "dating a pig.”

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • neither

Which movement has a daily agenda that includes meditation and open mic night?

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • both

Of the two movements, which is said to be conservative?

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • neither

One key aspect of this movement that affects the average American is the separation of the state from personal matters such as marriage, birth control and adultery.

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • neither

This movement deals with the improper use of funds.

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • both

Which movement is based on protests in Tunisia and Egypt?

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • neither

Which movement have celebrities spoken up for?

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • both

Choose the movement that has a clear set of demands laid out in their mission statement.

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • neither

Erick Erickson was one of the founders of this group.

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • neither

Which of these protests was listed in Time magazine as one of the Top 10 Alternative Political Movements?

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • neither

Which movement has been mocked by online bloggers?

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • both

This rally was serenaded by a famous protestor from the past that most participants didn’t even remember.

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • neither

Which protest is taking a stand against an important holiday?

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • neither

Dogs like to protest in this movement.

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • both

Which movement seems more likely to last longer?

  • 53 percent
  • Occupy Wall Street
  • neither