So moving to see the amazing coming together of masses of people mobilizing and speaking out at the park over the last couple weeks and the galvanizing of activists and supporters across the city. Photos from Saturday.
When Washington Square Park was controversially redesigned by the Bloomberg Admin. (late 2007-2014+), there was concern the park would no longer be suitable for protest, a part of its rich and important history. And for a short while, usage was denied. But as time went on, the people reclaimed this public space. People really do have the power.
Who would have thought the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, another controversial site which was taken via Eminent Domain, would have been a core hub? Seems like poetic justice.