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CONTRIBUTION · 14th October 2011
Chicago Sun-Times
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Just like Vancouverites after the Canucks Riot - American Protesters clean up the streets!

The official cleanup of a plaza in lower Manhattan where protesters have been camped out for a month was postponed early Friday, sending up cheers from a crowd that had scrambled to scrub the park on its own out of fear the effort was merely a pretext to evict them.


Boisterous cheers floated up from the crowd in New York as the announcement of the cleaning postponement circulated, and a small group soon marched away with brooms, saying they were going to clean up Wall Street, a few blocks away.


Even before the protesters learned they were allowed to stay Friday, they were busy cleaning.

After the announcement filtered through the crowd, some scrubbed the park’s marble and pavement with brooms and soapy water and picked up trash as others unfurled tarps on the rain-dampened concrete and ate potluck breakfast off paper plates. One man practiced his yoga sun salutation despite the dark clouds.

Source Here - Chicago Sun Times