April 1st: OWS to march across Brooklyn Bridge (again)

4:39 – Occupy Wall Street made it across the bridge with calmness, and I think no arrests. There was a welcoming committee of OWS folks to greet them. Live Video at Occupy Earth: here. 4:23pm -Looks like the police have protesters kettled on the bridge. Video streaming of the event: here. Report is that they […]

Occupy Wall Street: N17 Evening update

You can watch live updates at OccupyWallSt.org: here. A sampling… 8:40 pm: Overheard near Brooklyn Bridge – NYPD officer to another “Whaddaya say we occupy the van?” from @theother99 8:23 pm: There is now a people’s library, a marching band and a projector on the Brooklyn Bridge, according to @occupywallst people on the ground. 8:00 […]

Blow by Blow: Brooklyn Bridge “taken” by Occupy Wall Street *

Want to understand exactly what happened on the Brooklyn Bridge yesterday? GO HERE for Excellent coverage by D. Eris at Poli-Tea website. Excerpt only below (The Poli-Tea website has eyewitness accounts, photo, and video)…Over 700 Arrested in Occupy Wall Street Protest as Movement Continues to Grow Across the Country (The link for this excellent coverage […]

Occupy Wall Street takes the Brooklyn Bridge…

Well, at least the news is interesting. The Occupy Wall Street protesters marched across the Brooklyn Bridge. And, they succeeding in stopping all traffic leaving Manhattan on the Brooklyn Bridge. That is quite an accomplishment for a nonviolent demonstration. Now, it appears the police have trapped or “kettled” hundreds (or is it a thousand or […]

World March for Peace: Monday and Tuesday events

Monday: March over Brooklyn Bridge Monday afternoon: Delegation meets with Ban Ki Moon at the UN Tuesday: Gather with “September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows” at Ground Zero ___________________________ For Long Island info (ie: taking a train or bus, meeting others) see: here. Bernard Lafayette to lead the World March for Peace and Nonviolence across […]