There is no inbetween.
If they really were concerned with protestors blocking traffic they wouldn't have let them march up the bridge in the first place.
"I do not claim that every incident in the history of empire can be explained in directly economic terms. Economic interests are filtered through a political process, policies are implemented by a complex state apparatus, and the whole system generates its own momentum."
The NYPD is acting like police thugs against these protesters and it is disgusting. They take a legal march and lead it down the wrong way and arrest them all for going the wrong way.. they pepper spray boxed in people (and the TV camera's filming it) and so on.
If they are being ignored they would probably do things like block traffic to raise awareness(it seems the media is drawn to chaos). 700 is a pretty big number IMO and if that is say 10 percent of the total number then there must be at least 7000, I would guess. The more people show up the less(peaceful)room on the sidewalk there will be.Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.
In some people minds Congress is probably just Wall Streets sock puppet anyway.
"Our goal is to inflict pain. It is not good enough to win; it has to be a painful and devastating defeat. We're sending a message here.
It is like when the king would take his opponent's head and spike it on a pole for everyone to see." ~Grover Norquist
Yes, I am speaking about this through a political lens, but seriously are you trying to paint yourself as anything other Jet? That's a good one, right down to the attack you level here.