Occupy Wall Street (OWS) vs The Tea Party: Why Occupy Wall Street is not the same Occupy Wall Street (OWS) has drawn countless comparisons to the Tea Party. Both have arisen out of discontent with the current political system and have attracted followers from opposite sides of mainstream party lines, in addition to many independents. […]
The Tea Party has changed the face of politics (for better or for worse) and has in many ways, shaped the new Republican party. While mentions of the Tea Party have largely subsided, the group remains active in politics.