December 17, 2011: Occupy Wall Street teams up with artists, musicians and faith leaders to demand a space for public expression and to seek sanctuary in an unused lot owned by Trinity Church, an institution that has shown support for the movement despite its strong ties to Wall Street. Episcopal Bishop George Packard is the [...]
On the last performance night of Philip Glass’s opera “Satyagraha”, Occupy Wall Street protesters came to protest the anti-democratic policies of Lincoln Center. Lincoln Center and the NYPD responded with a heavy presence and barricades confining protesters to the sidewalk. These barricades quickly became an absurdity as protesters and patrons alike swarmed the barricades from [...]
Sanitation workers park a truck on Beaver Street between protesters and police blocking any further police brutality.
Video credit: Dennis Trainor, Jr
Great video of the early days at Liberty Park and the September 24th March to Union Square.
October 15th, 2011. Global Day of Action One of my favorite videos from the October 15th 2011 Global March at Washington Square Park NYPD Horse Video from October 15th 2011 in Times Square Citibank Arrests from October 15th 2011 Protest Day Occupy Wall Street Times Square Rally 15 October 2011