Thursday, December 1, 2011
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Who is Occupy? Profile of the Users of the Occupy Wall Street Website: A Window into the Demographics of an Evolving Movement
Presented by Hector Cordero-Guzman, Baruch College CUNY
With Response from Occupy UCLA
Hector Cordero-Guzman, Ph.D. from the School of Public Affairs at Baruch College at CUNY is a long-time passionate advocate for workers’ rights and a gifted colleague.He has spent the last two months involved with the Occupy Wall Street movement. He recently published Profile of Users of the Occupy Wall Street Website: A Window into the Demographics of an Evolving Movement. This is the first ever document that discusses the characteristics of the persons visiting the occupywallstreet site and provides the most comprehensive and complete profile to date of persons involved in the Occupy Wall Street Movement.
This event is cosponsored by the UCLA César E. Chávez Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies and the UCLA Department of Sociology.