The Punk Patriot Goes to Augusta: A Profile of Occupy's First Politician

Year 2012

Creator Robert Hughes Smith III


Story type Radio

Town Augusta

County Kennebec


Seeking elected office as a member of the Occupy Wall Street movement, Asher Platts is forming a campaign to run for the State Senate. Robert Smith documents the work that Platts puts forth into his campaign as he runs as a Green Party Independent and how he acquires clean elections funding.

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