Originally published on Page A1 of the York Daily Record/Sunday News on Thursday, October 13, 2011.
***Here’s what Sunday editor Scott Blanchard said about this article in his blog, YDR Storytelling: “This piece could have been dry; it’s anything but”
By LAUREN BOYER
Daily Record/Sunday News
They raised their arms, and wiggled their fingers — their “spirit fingers,” if
Those present at Occupy York's first meeting used jazz hands to show their agreement with decisions being made.© 2011 York Daily Record/Sunday News -- Lauren Boyer
That’s protester hand-speak for “I agree.”
And with that gesture — coveted by cheerleading squads — the national Occupy Wall Street movement arrived in York Wednesday night, welcomed by more than 50 people gathered in the United Auto Workers hall in West Manchester Township. Continue reading