“#OCCUPYWALLSTREET - 9/24/11 - University Place and 12th Street. Watch the man in the red shirt get pushed by a cop, then raise his hands and back away. As he tries to speak peacefully to the officer, he is tackled violently to the ground and arrested.”
In this video, a group of female protesters are corralled by police before being pepper-sprayed.
UNEDITED - COP KNEE ON THROAT 9/24/2011 #OCCUPYWALLSTREET
Update: Following the arrest at Union Square, protesters returned to Zuccotti Park / Liberty Square. The Livestream is reporting that more police are arriving on the scene with the same crowd control nets used in the last mass arrest.
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