CDC HIV/AIDS/Viral Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update NEW YORK: NYC World AIDS Day Demo Demands Millionaire's, Wall
December 2, 2011
Gay City News (New York City) (12.01.11) - Friday, December
Eleven World AIDS Day protesters were arrested Thursday after
blocking traffic on Lower Broadway for about 25 minutes.
Hundreds chanted "End AIDS with a Wall Street tax, no more
budget cuts on our backs" during the demonstration, which
began at Zuccotti Park, site of the nearly two-month Occupy
Wall Street encampment. Those arrested included Charles King,
president of the AIDS service agency Housing Works.