Thousands march through the streets in Oakland, California on November 2, 2011 during a general strike. People around the country marched in solidarity with Oakland., a photo by Pan-African News Wire File Photos on Flickr.
Occupy protesters slightly better liked than Wall Street
November 6, 2011 9:50PM
LOWELL, Mass. — Occupy Wall Street protesters fared better than their wealthy corporate targets in a national poll conducted for the University of Massachusetts at Lowell and the Boston Herald.
Among 1,005 adults surveyed, 35 percent had a favorable impression of the protest movement. Only 16 percent could say the same for Wall Street and large corporations, and 21 percent for government in Washington.
The poll was conducted online from Oct. 28 through Nov. 1. It had a margin
of error of 3.8 percentage