Occupy protesters rally underneath the tarp, their “Tent of Dreams.” (Ricky Carioti/WASHINGTON POST)

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Occupy DC protesters shout slogans after erecting a huge tent over the statue of U.S. Civil War Maj. Gen. James Birdseye McPherson. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GETTY IMAGES)

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