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Russell Simmons set to visit Occupy Boston at noon

Today, Occupy Boston is getting a visit from the co-founder of Def Jam---- hip-hop's very own Russell Simmons.

The founder of GlobalGrind.com, Simmons announced on twitter he would be swinging through the Hub after a late night sweep occurred at Occupy Wall Street.

According to Simmons, he has called an "emergency press conference" and will make "a major announcement that will promote a more equal and just democracy."

He is scheduled to speak at Occupy Boston at noon. The site has had many visitors, including hip-hop artist Sage Francis, rock and roll icon Amanda Palmer and other local artists.

"Today I will deliver a [message] to the occupy movement a simple document that would end wall streets control over our government," he said in a tweet under his name @UncleRush

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