As protests against the unchecked avarice of Wall Street and the corruption in the United States government sweep the country, fueled by thirteen days and counting of courageous civil action in New York, we in the Rock River Valley recognize the need to add our voices to the 99%.
In the coming days, we'll be establishing our plans for direct action in the Rock River Valley and formulating our guiding principles.
You can find us on Twitter @OccupyRockford
On Facebook: Occupy Rockford IL
In the meantime, make sure to check out Occupy WallStreet, and any number of cities on Twitter, @OccupyChicago being the nearest to home.