16 Oct '11, 3pm

Occupy Wall Street Stages Mountaintop Removal Mining 'Die-In' At Bank of America's NYC HQ #ows #mtr

Though the majority of Occupy Wall Street 's demonstrators marched up from Liberty Plaza to Times Square yesterday, a smaller group of perhaps 40 environmentalists began at the New York Public Library on 42nd Street and Fifth Avenue. Why? Because they'd be making a quick stop on first, just one block away, at the New York City headquarters of Bank of America -- one of the biggest funders in the nation of mountaintop removal coal mining . Mat McDermott /CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 As you get a glimpse of it in the photos, each protestor carried a small sign or death certificate, representing the myriad negative health and environmental effects of mountaintop removal coal mining. Mat McDermott /CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 Once at the Bank of America building, blocked off by police barricades and maybe a dozen police officers (who previously blocked traffic so marchers could make it across busy Sixt...

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