Occupy Wall Street protesters disrupt Bachmann speech

About 30 Occupy Wall Street protesters interrupted the Congresswoman's speech on foreign policy. They chanted and yelled for several minutes, forcing Bachmann to leave the stage.
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About 30 Occupy Wall Street protesters interrupted the Congresswoman's speech on foreign policy. They chanted and yelled for several minutes, forcing Bachmann to leave the stage.

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