Jesse Jackson Convinces Police Not To Remove Medical Tent From Zuccotti Park

Posted by | October 18, 2011 11:32 | Filed under: Top Stories

The NYPD said a tent is against park rules, but Jesse Jackson was able to convince them to let it stand.

A little after 11:25PM, there was a big commotion on the south side of Zuccotti Park as someone mic checked that the NYPD was moving into to remove the “medical tent” (tents are a violation of the park’s rules.). Occupy Wall Street protesters immediately locked arms and vowed to protect it. Out of nowhere, civil rights activist Jesse Jackson swooped in and briefly spoke face to face with the NYPD as officers continued to amass on Cedar Street.

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