Shouting “Death to tyranny, destroy the economy,” the protesters begin their march at the Vance Monument, accompanied by Asheville police. Occupy Asheville notable Martin Ramsey, wielding a papier-mâché Tyrannosaurus Rex, made a brief speech from the steps of the Merrill Lynch building, accusing corporate bankers of sabotaging the US economy. One protester distributed cardboard guillotines among the crowd, calling the march a “mock death-squad for CEOs.”
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