According to some reports, on Saturday evening Saturday, October 1, 2011, over 700 Occupy Wall Street protesters who have been occupying a downtown Manhattan square, New York City for two weeks have been arrested on the Brooklyn Bridge during a march with standing in the roadway and blocking the Brooklyn-bound lanes. The march started from Zuccotti Park, the homebase for the two-week old protest against corporate excess. Let’s have a look at these most recent photos of “Occupy Wall Street” protest.
“Occupy Wall Street” protest which is considered as the biggest protest in the U.S is in its second week as demonstrators collect in the street and speak out against corporate greed, anger at monetary and social inequality, and a number of other problems. Practically two weeks ago, an estimated three,000 individuals gathered at Battery Park with the intention of protesting as element of an “Occupy Wall Street” movement. Practically 80 individuals had been arrested final weekend in a series of incidents with the New York police as the protesters attempted to march uptown. They had been an eclectic group, mostly young, some with beards and tattoos, other dressed in shorts and sneakers a few even wore suits for the occasion.
Occupy Wall Street protest‘s demonstrators are attempting to block the Brooklyn-bound lanes on Saturday, October 1, 2011
Police arrest more than 700 protesters soon after they stand in the roadway and block the Brooklyn-bound lanes
The march starts from Zuccotti Park, the homebase for the two-week old protest against corporate excess
Police officers clear press and onlookers from the pedestrian walkway on the Brooklyn Bridge to avert them from watching the mass arrests of protesters beneath
Protesters are blocked from crossing the Brooklyn Bridge
A female protester expresses her extreme surprise at becoming arrested in the course of the Occupy Wall Street march
Anti-Wall Street activists initial occupied a small park in lower Manhattan two weeks ago…
…to protest corporate bailouts and corporate influence in politics
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