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Occupy Wall Street Protests - Live Coverage Timeline & Video Excerpt

Oct. 05, 2011 The Guardian

Follow live updates from the Occupy Wall Street march in New York as the protest's biggest action so far gets underway. http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/blog/2011/oct/05/occupy-wall-street-protests-live?fb=native

9.10pm: This video, uploaded to YouTube by the citizen journalism website wearechange.org, shows scuffles breaking out between police and protesters. The location isn't identified, but it's clearly one of the intersections at the south end of Broadway.


Video from the Wall Street protests

It shows officers drawing their nightsticks and making a number of arrests. Towards the end of the video, a protester claims to have been pepper-sprayed. I've seen a number of reports of pepper spraying, but I've not had a reliable first-hand account yet.

8.37pm: Police on horseback have moved in and barricades have been deplo


Added: Oct-5-2011 Occurred On: Oct-5-2011
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Tags: occupy wall street, protesters, march, rally, police, scuffles, arrests
Location: New York, New York, United States (load item map)
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