Look | Demonstrators Gather for Wall Street Protest

Thousands of union workers, community groups and Occupy Wall Street protesters rallied in Foley Square late Wednesday during a demonstration in Lower Manhattan following the arrests of more than 700 people on the Brooklyn Bridge over the weekend.

There were at least 23 arrests during the protest for for various charges including one instance of assaulting an officer, charging barriers and disorderly conduct, police said. Pepper spray was used in one case, police spokesman Paul Browne.

Zuccotti Park full of protesters.
Zuccotti Park full of protesters. ( Stephen Nessen )
Officers at Zuccotti Park.
Officers at Zuccotti Park. ( Stephen Nessen )
( Stephen Nessen )
Protesters at Foley Square heading to Zuccotti Park
Protesters at Foley Square heading to Zuccotti Park ( Stephen Nessen )
Police and protesters.
Police and protesters. ( Stephen Nessen )
Protesters at Foley Square.
Protesters at Foley Square. ( Stephen Nessen )
Rally at Foley Square.
Rally at Foley Square. ( Stephen Nessen )
Actor DL Hughley was at the rally, saying 'I think that if liberals had a kind of active movement that people were beholden to and afraid of, there'd be some action.
Actor DL Hughley was at the rally, saying 'I think that if liberals had a kind of active movement that people were beholden to and afraid of, there'd be some action. ( Arun Venugopal )
( Arun Venugopal )
Crowds from the rally remained in the evening.
Crowds from the rally remained in the evening. ( Alex Goldmark )
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