What It's Like To Be An Occupier At Night: A Firsthand Account

Claire Gordon
Occupy Wall Street experience
Occupy Wall Street experience

An Occupier isn't just your casual visitor to Zuccotti Park, or a sometime demonstrator for the Occupy Wall Street cause. Occupiers are those who actually sleep out in the concrete square, enduring the bitter New York night to prove their point.

It is those nighttime hours that make Occupy Wall Street such a particular protest, so AOL Jobs decided to join the Occupiers for a night, and get a nocturnal taste of the action.