Tuesday, October 4, 2011

NY Times’ poster child for #OccupyWallStreet not what he seems

a simple Google search reveals that Cole is a professional progressive operative, having worked — according to his LinkedIn profile – for the past three years for the Progressive Patriots Fund, which he still lists at his employer... - Le·gal In·sur·rec·tion

The NY Times Dealbook section takes a very sympathetic look at the Occupy Wall Street protests, On Wall Street, a Protest Matures.

The article leads with a feature on Andrew Cole, who arrived from Madison, Wisconsin (shock!) where he recently lost a job:

“I think a good deal of the bankers should be in jail.”

...The New York Times does not tell us where Cole was working prior to being laid off....read the rest