"The protesters hate the rich."
"The protesters are anti-American"
"The protesters don't want to work."
"The protesters are (whatever)"
All are LIES - deliberate misrepresentations designed to misdirect the uninformed.
Let's examine the writings of Eugene Debs 1890 for Locomotive Firemen's Magazine:
"The real question to be propounded is, “What can workingmen do for themselves?” The answer is ready. They can do all things required, if they are in- dependent, self-respecting, self-reliant men.