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Susan Sarandon

About 150 gather to plan Occupy Baltimore

About 150 people gathered Sunday night to begin planning Occupy Baltimore, an offshoot of the Occupy Wall Street demonstrations that started in New York two weeks ago and have now spread to other cities. Meeting at the 2640 Space on St. Paul Street in Charles Village, people there talked about logistics for an event — visibility and social significance among them. When a Baltimore Sun reporter told organizers she was there, the group asked that she leave. The planning meeting came a day after 700 protesters in New York were arrested for marching in the car lanes of theBrooklyn Bridge. The Occupy Wall Street movement, which has garnered the support of celebrities such as filmmaker...