Radio Boston, December 1, 2011
- Professor Timothy McCarthy, director of the human rights and social movements program, Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government; and author of “Protest Nation: Words That Inspired A Century of American Radicalism”
- Philip Anderson, Occupy Boston protester, WeCanOccupy.com
… Occupy Boston is now more than two months old. And across the nation — from New York to Los Angeles — police have cleared and shut down similar encampments, suggesting this stage of the protest movement may be slowing down or ending.
But whether the city evicts the protesters or let’s them stay, what’s next for Occupy Boston? Can it survive without its Dewey Square presence? And if it digs in for the winter, then what?