An estimated 100 people participate in Occupy Jersey City

The Occupy Wall Street protests have made their way to Jersey City. Contrary to the protests in the financial district of Manhattan, protesters have not

JERSEY CITY - The Occupy Wall Street protests have made their way to Jersey City. Contrary to the protests in the financial district of Manhattan, protesters have not shown up in large numbers near the Goldman Sachs building in Jersey City.

Yesterday afternoon, it seemed like social media wasn't effective in getting students to walk for planned campus protests, but this afternoon, social media seemed more effective, with an estimated 75-100 people showing up. However, the number was much smaller than what organizers were hoping for.

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