May 5, 2013 This Week in Photos

Photos taken the week of May 5, 2013

 

May 5, 2013, 12:02pm, Wall and Broad St’s.

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Occupy the Pipeline leads a theatrical Jane’s Walk–hosted through the Municipal Arts Society of NY (MAS)–on the history of Death Avenue and the Spectra Pipeline. I’d like to believe the police were enthusiastic to learn about the history of the neighborhood than just being there because it was an occupy affiliated group; many of the members attending the tour were not protesters.

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Citizens hold a rally outside the 42nd Street library to protest the planned “wholesale looting” of the library.
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#freecooperunion rally in solidarity with @FreeCooperUnion students occupying inside the president’s office¬†https://twitter.com/tenementcity/status/332642052439412736

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Police milling around outside the rally. Inside, sources say police and security were called to standby. Later administration asked security to stand down while negotiations with the students continued.

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