Brandishing banners: Occupy Asheville protesters preparing for the Oct. 1 march through downtown. Photo by Max Cooper

United/divided: Occupy Asheville shakes up local protest culture

[Editor’s note: The Occupy movement’s unusual nature makes it hard to generalize about the group’s aims, beliefs and even actions. In developing this story, Xpress spent months talking with a variety of folks both inside and outside the movement. Nonetheless, there are doubtless other participants whose views differ from those presented here.] In Asheville, a […]