700,000-Member Strong Communications Workers Of America Announce Support For Occupy Wall Street

The Communications Workers of America (CWA), “the largest communications and media union in the US,” announced its support of the Occupy Wall Street protests this afternoon. In a statement, the CWA says it “strongly supports the Occupy Wall Street Movement,” and that “it is an appropriate expression of anger for all Americans, but especially for those who have been left behind by Wall Street.” The national union plans to “encourage all CWA Locals to participate in the growth of this protest movement.”