Occupy Wall Street Protester, Arrested and Jailed for 30 Hours, Tells Her Story for the First Time
By Barbara Schneider Reilly; October 26, 2011 – AlterNet
I spent a weekend in jail.
On Saturday, October 15, I went to Washington Square Park to take a closer look at the Occupy Wall Street movement. There were many young people who could be my children or rather grandchildren, but many older people, too, all generations united, it seemed, under the banner: “We are the 99 percent.”
Different groups decided to go to a bank. I joined one that went to Citibank at La