‘Occupy Wall Street’ Protests Continue In New York

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Wall Street Protestors Rally Against Police Brutality
Dan Clifford of Long Island, New York stands in a park with other Wall Street protesters in the financial district on September 30, 2011 in New York City. "I was skeptical of the police response to the protesters and wanted to come down and see. I want to become more vocal about what’s happening in America, this is a first step" said Clifford. Hundreds of activists affiliated with the 'Occupy Wall Street' demonstrations have been living in a park in the Financial District near Wall Street. The activists have been gradually converging on the financial district over the past two weeks to rally against the influence of corporate money in politics among a host of other issues. Nearly 80 people were arrested last weekend in a series of controversial incidents with the police using pepper spray on a female protester.
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Wall Street Protestors Rally Against Police Brutality
Flip Jojot, a Wall Street protester, sits in a park he has been living in for over a week in the financial district on September 30, 2011 in New York City. "I found out about the gathering on Facebook. I dont pay much attention to the news and just go with the flow. I think there should be free education and health care" said Jojot. Hundreds of activists affiliated with the 'Occupy Wall Street' demonstrations have been living in a park in the Financial District near Wall Street. The activists have been gradually converging on the financial district over the past two weeks to rally against the influence of corporate money in politics among a host of other issues. Nearly 80 people were arrested last weekend in a series of controversial incidents with the police using pepper spray on a female protester.
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Wall Street Protestors Rally Against Police Brutality
Jake Richards, a Wall Street protester from New Jersey, sits in a park in the financial district on his first day at the gathering on September 30, 2011 in New York City. "My family once owned a cafe and it was overtaken by a Starbucks. I've always thought something was wrong with the economy and how people live in America, there seems to be a general unhappiness" said Jake. Hundreds of activists affiliated with the 'Occupy Wall Street' demonstrations have been living in a park in the Financial District near Wall Street. The activists have been gradually converging on the financial district over the past two weeks to rally against the influence of corporate money in politics among a host of other issues. Nearly 80 people were arrested last weekend in a series of controversial incidents with the police using pepper spray on a female protester.
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Wall Street Protestors Rally Against Police Brutality
A sign is seen at a gathering of demonstrators opposed to corporate profits on Wall Street at Zuccotti Park in the Financial District on September 30, 2011 New York City. Hundreds of activists affiliated with the 'Occupy Wall Street' demonstrations have begun living in Zuccotti Park in the Financial District near Wall Street. The activists will march against police brutality later in the day.
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Wall Street Protestors Rally Against Police Brutality
A young man who calls himself 'The Prophet' looks on with other demonstrators opposed to corporate profits on Wall Street at Zuccotti Park in the Financial District on September 30, 2011 New York City. Hundreds of activists affiliated with the 'Occupy Wall Street' demonstrations have begun living in Zuccotti Park in the Financial District near Wall Street. The activists will march against police brutality later in the day.
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Wall Street Protestors Rally Against Police Brutality
Demonstrators opposed to corporate profits on Wall Street gather at Zuccotti Park in the Financial District on September 30, 2011 New York City. Hundreds of activists affiliated with the 'Occupy Wall Street' demonstrations have begun living in Zuccotti Park in the Financial District near Wall Street. The activists will march against police brutality later in the day.
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(credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Wall Street Protestors Rally Against Police Brutality
<> on SDemonstrators opposed to corporate profits on Wall Street march against police brutality on September 30, 2011 New York City. Hundreds of activists affiliated with the 'Occupy Wall Street' demonstrations have begun living in Zuccotti Park in the Financial District near Wall Street. The activists peacefully marched against police brutality while clogging traffic in downtown Manhattan.
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Wall Street Protestors Rally Against Police Brutality
Demonstrators opposed to corporate profits on Wall Street rally before the start of their march at Zuccotti Park in the Financial District on September 30, 2011 New York City. Hundreds of activists affiliated with the 'Occupy Wall Street' demonstrations have begun living in Zuccotti Park in the Financial District near Wall Street. The activists peacefully marched against police brutality later in the day, clogging traffic in downtown Manhattan.
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Demonstrators with 'Occupy Wall Street'
Demonstrators with 'Occupy Wall Street' march to One Police Plaza, headquarters of the New York Police Department, on September 30, 2011 in New York. The demonstrators marched against alleged police brutality and are protesting bank bailouts, foreclosures and high unemployment from their encampment in the financial district of New York City.
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Demonstrators with 'Occupy Wall Street'
Demonstrators with 'Occupy Wall Street' occupy One Police Plaza, headquarters of the New York Police Department, on September 30, 2011 in New York. The demonstrators marched against alleged police brutality and are protesting bank bailouts, foreclosures and high unemployment from their encampment in the financial district of New York City.
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'Occupy Wall Street' Demonstrators
A person with an iPad takes a photograph of a large flag as demonstrators with 'Occupy Wall Street' occupy Zuccotti Park on September 30, 2011 in New York. The demonstrators are protesting bank bailouts, foreclosures and high unemployment from their encampment in the financial district of New York City.
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Wall Street Protestors Rally Against Police Brutality
A woman joins demonstrators with 'Occupy Wall Street' as they march to One Police Plaza, headquarters of the New York Police Department, on September 30, 2011 in New York. The demonstrators marched against alleged police brutality and are protesting bank bailouts, foreclosures and high unemployment from their encampment in the financial district of New York City.
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Wall Street Protestors Rally Against Police Brutality
'Granny Peace Brigade' demonstrators affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement march through downtown Manhattan on September 30, 2011 New York City. Over one thousand activists marched to protest police brutality and outsized corporate profits while clogging traffic in Lower Manhattan.
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Wall Street Protestors Rally Against Police Brutality
A protester wears a dollar bill over his mouth at the start of a march by demonstrators opposed to corporate profits on Wall Street on September 30, 2011 New York City. Over one thousand activists affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement marched to protest police brutality while clogging traffic in Lower Manhattan.
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Wall Street Protest Continues In New York
Police arrest demonstrators affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement after they attempted to cross the Brooklyn Bridge on the motorway on October 1, 2011 New York City. The highway is not intended for pedestrians, the marchers attempted to cross the bridge on the highway and were stopped on the middle of the bridge by police. Police were in the process of arresting hundreds of the protesters on the bridge. Occupy Wall Street demonstrators are opposed to outsized corporate profits on Wall Street.
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Wall Street Protest Continues In New York
Police arrest demonstrators affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement after they attempted to cross the Brooklyn Bridge on the motorway on October 1, 2011 New York City. The highway is not intended for pedestrians, the marchers attempted to cross the bridge on the highway and were stopped on the middle of the bridge by police. Police were in the process of arresting hundreds of the protesters on the bridge. Occupy Wall Street demonstrators are opposed to outsized corporate profits on Wall Street.
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Wall Street Protest Continues In New York
A supporter cheers from the pedstrian overpass as police arrest demonstrators affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement after they attempted to cross the Brooklyn Bridge on the motorway on October 1, 2011 New York City. The highway is not intended for pedestrians, the marchers attempted to cross the bridge on the highway and were stopped on the middle of the bridge by police. Police were in the process of arresting hundreds of the protesters on the bridge. Occupy Wall Street demonstrators are opposed to outsized corporate profits on Wall Street.
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(credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Wall Street Protest Continues In New York
Police arrest two demonstrators affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement after they attempted to cross the Brooklyn Bridge on the motorway on October 1, 2011 New York City. This portion of the bridge is not intended for pedestrians and as the marchers attempted to cross, they were stopped midway by police.
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Wall Street Protest Continues In New York
Demonstrators affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement are led away after being arrested when they attempted to cross the Brooklyn Bridge on the motorway on October 1, 2011 New York City. This portion of the bridge is not intended for pedestrians and as the marchers attempted to cross, they were stopped midway by police.
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Wall Street Protest Continues In New York
Police arrest demonstrators affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement after they attempted to cross the Brooklyn Bridge on the motorway on October 1, 2011 in New York City. This portion of the bridge is not intended for pedestrians and as the marchers attempted to cross, they were stopped midway by police.
(credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)
(credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Wall Street Protest Continues In New York
Police arrest demonstrators affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement after they attempted to cross the Brooklyn Bridge on the motorway on October 1, 2011 in New York City. This portion of the bridge is not intended for pedestrians and as the marchers attempted to cross, they were stopped midway by police.
(credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)
(credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Wall Street Protest Continues In New York
Police arrest demonstrators affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement as others sit with hands tied behind their backs after being arrested when they attempted to cross the Brooklyn Bridge on the motorway on October 1, 2011 in New York City. This portion of the bridge is not intended for pedestrians and as the marchers attempted to cross, they were stopped midway by police.
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Wall Street Protest Continues In New York
Police arrest a demonstrator affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement after she and fellow protesters attempted to cross the Brooklyn Bridge on the motorway on October 1, 2011 New York City. The arrested woman is seen screaming out her name to supporters on the pedestrian bridge above who were recording names of those arrested. This portion of the bridge is not intended for pedestrians and as the marchers attempted to cross, they were stopped midway by police. Hundreds of protesters were arrested.
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Wall Street Protest Continues In New York
A bride walks past demonstrators affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement as they cross the Brooklyn Bridge walkway on October 1, 2011 in New York City. The motorway portion of the bridge is not intended for pedestrians and hundreds of marchers attempted to cross that portion before being stopped midway by police. Hundreds of protesters were arrested.
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Wall Street Protest Continues In New York
A man scales the support cables above the pedestrian walkway as demonstrators affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement attempt to cross the Brooklyn Bridge on the motorway below on October 1, 2011 in New York City. The motorway portion of the bridge is not intended for pedestrians and as the marchers attempted to cross, they were stopped midway by police. Hundreds of protesters were arrested.
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(credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Wall Street Protest Continues In New York
A sign with a quote by Kurt Cobain written on it sits in Zuccotti Park along with members of the Occupy Wall Street movement before they marched to the Brooklyn Bridge on October 1, 2011 in New York City. The motorway portion of the bridge is not intended for pedestrians and as some of the marchers attempted to cross that portion, they were stopped midway by police. Hundreds of protesters were arrested.
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(credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Wall Street Protest Continues In New York
Marchers affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement walk to the Brooklyn Bridge on October 1, 2011 in New York City. The motorway portion of the bridge is not intended for pedestrians and as some of the marchers attempted to cross that portion, they were stopped midway by police. Hundreds of protesters were arrested.
(credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)
(credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Wall Street Protest Continues In New York
Police arrest demonstrators affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement after they attempted to cross the Brooklyn Bridge on the motorway on October 1, 2011 in New York City. This portion of the bridge is not intended for pedestrians and as the marchers attempted to cross, they were stopped midway by police. Hundreds were arrested.
(credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)
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