|… see the images of the occupy protestors here at home and around the world.. and we hear their slogans.. but do we really understand the message? dr. jeff montez de oca is an assistant professor in the department of sociology at uccs.1.we’ve heard the frustration in the voices of many protesters.. but is there a central message?2.aside from random citizens gathering.. is 3 there a “machine” behind these protests?3.not disparaging.. obviously many very passionate about what they’re doing. i’ve heard it said, everyone wants to be a part of something bigger than themselves. when does a protest become more about being part of the actual “protest event”, than about the message?4.have you seen comparable protests before? what were there outcome?