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Measuring Occupy Wall Street's Impact, 5 Years Later

For a time, Occupy Wall Street was everywhere, with its grass-roots encampments - first in New York City, then globally - and the refrain, "We are the 99 percent!'' And then it was gone. Its most famous camp in lower Manhattan was cleared out in an overnight police raid two months after it started, and other Occupy locations fizzled soon thereafter. But five years later, demonstrators plan to gather once again in New York City's Zuccotti Park on Saturday to commemorate...

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