Occupy, Nation of Islam Hold Joint Rally

Activists decry ‘racist’ economic policies, denounce capitalism

Aaron Klein

The Occupy movement’s Boston chapter recently held a protest event in conjunction with the Nation of Islam to oppose what they called the “racist” closing of a local post office.

Boston’s Occupy4Jobs Feb. 18 meeting was held in the Nation of Islam’s Muhammad’s Mosque No. 11 in Grove Hall, located in a predominantly African American neighborhood just a block away from the Grove Hall Post Office, which is slated for closing.

The event was co-organized by Nation of Islam Minister Don Muhammad, who is the leader of the Boston mosque.

According to a report in the communist Workers World magazine, Bob Traynham of the Occupy4Jobs Network led the crowd in the singing of the “Black National Anthem.”…

…Muhammad…served on the transition team of Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick and is also a member of Patrick’s public-safety advisory team…

Read the entire article at WorldNetDaily.

H/T Marathon Pundit

Related: #Occupy Phase II Begins: Protesters To ‘Shut Down’ Corporations Wednesday at LaborUnionReport.com

Update: Some Occupy Humor at New Zeal.

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