New York City

How big are those OWS crowds? MSM 'Massive', 'Huge'

How big are those OWS crowds? MSM 'Massive', 'Huge'

Those are two adjectives we don’t remember seeing during Tea party Coverage. Substitute ABC anchor David Muir opened Thursday’s World News by hyping “masses of people taking to the streets here in New York City,” before reporter Dan Harris referenced “this massive protest march tonight” and “this big protest.” Yet over on the CBS Evening News, Jim Axelrod noted how though “organizers promised tens of thousands demonstrators disrupting business as […]

OWS protesters cause disruption in NYC, 177 arrested

OWS protesters cause disruption in NYC, 177 arrested

OWS protesters cause disruption in NYC, 177 arrested Thousands of anti-Wall Street protesters clashed with cops today across lower Manhattan, starting with a march on the New York Stock Exchange this morning and ending with a crossing of the Brooklyn Bridge that snarled traffic. Cops responded in force, at one point this afternoon sweeping into Zuccotti Park and arresting anyone inside. In total, more than 200 people were busted by […]

Judge – protesters can't camp at Occupy Wall Street Zuccotti Park

Judge – protesters can't camp at Occupy Wall Street Zuccotti Park

Hours after baton-wielding cops cleared Occupy Wall Street protesters and their tents from Zuccotti Park on Tuesday, a judge backed the clean sweep. The ruling by Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Michael Stallman says that city can stop protesters from bringing tents, tarps and other camping equipment into the park. The decision is likely to be appealed, so it was unclear if the city would immediately reopen the park to people […]

Police Begin Clearing Zuccotti Park of Occupy Wall Street Protesters

Police Begin Clearing Zuccotti Park of Occupy Wall Street Protesters

The New York Police Department began clearing Zuccotti Park of Occupy Wall Street protesters about 1 a.m. Tuesday, telling the people there that the camp would be “cleared and restored” before the morning and that any demonstrator who did not leave would be arrested.   The protesters resisted with chants of “Whose park? Our park!” as the police began moving in and tearing down tents. The protesters rallied around an […]

Gloria Allred Holds Press Conference with Another Cain Accuser

Gloria Allred Holds Press Conference with Another Cain Accuser

Gloria Allred held a press conference at 1:30 pm ET in New York City, with a fourth woman, Sharon Bialek, a Chicago woman alleging harassment by Herman Cain.  This, according to Allred, is a new accuser and not of the one previous women that have accused Herman Cain of sexual assault.  The woman appeared with with Gloria Alfred at the news conference.   Gloria Allred is a well known supporter of […]