Justin Wedes


Justin Wedes


Activist and Member

Occupy Wall Street

Justin Wedes is an educator and activist living in Brooklyn, New York.

A graduate of the University of Michigan with dual degrees in Physics and Linguistics with High Honors, Justin has taught formerly truant and low-income youth in subjects ranging from science to media literacy and social justice activism.

A founding member of the New York City General Assembly (NYCGA), the group that brought you Occupy Wall Street, Justin continues his education activism with the Grassroots Education Movement, Class Size Matters, and now serves as the Co-Principal of the Paul Robeson Freedom School.