A protester is arrested as Los Angeles police officers dismantle the Occupy LA encampment outside City Hall in Los Angeles November 30, 2011. The nearly two-month-old encampment is among the oldest and largest on the West Coast aligned with the Occupy Wall Street demonstrations protesting economic inequality in the country and the excesses of the US financial system.
[Credit : Lucy Nicholson/AFP/Getty]

A protester is arrested as Los Angeles police officers dismantle the Occupy LA encampment outside City Hall in Los Angeles November 30, 2011. The nearly two-month-old encampment is among the oldest and largest on the West Coast aligned with the Occupy Wall Street demonstrations protesting economic inequality in the country and the excesses of the US financial system.

[Credit : Lucy Nicholson/AFP/Getty]