Thanks, Reverend Al. Really. Sure, we know that the left is all about the redistribution of wealth rather than its generation. Still, it's instructive to hear a leading lefty say it in such stark terms. As clear a statement of the manifesto since candidate Obama told Joe The Plumber that "spread the wealth around" is the way to go.
On his MSNBC show this evening, Sharpton declared that his view of the Occupy Wall Street movement is that it should be about "really, how we distribute the wealth in this country." View video after the jump.
Reliably left-wing professor Melissa Harris-Perry was there to second Al's emotion: "that would be the exciting possibility to emerge from this," she enthused.
I'll be back with the transcript, but in the meantime, watch Sharpton expose the real socialist agenda behind OWS.