Occupy Wall Street Videos: SF, NYC

October 13, 2011

In the U.S., "Occupy Wall Street" has among the top Youtube rising searches in the past week and each day we continue to see groups of videos posted from demonstrations which have now extended to other cities outside of New York. Roughly 10,000 videos tagged "occupy wall street" have been posted in the past week.

Last night, NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg was captured on video making an appearance at the protest site, reportedly to inform protesters that the area was due for a cleaning. This is one of the videos posted of his visit:

Yesterday, video was posted of a demonstration in downtown San Francisco at a Wells Fargo Bank. In this clip, some of the protesters can be seen being placed under arrest. Meanwhile, the footage below, which purports to show a confrontation between San Francisco police and protesters last week, has now become one of the most-viewed videos in the area.

Warning: Adult Language!

Another video that's drawing attention today is a humorous, undercover video filmed by James O'Keefe's Project Veritas (As seen on Gawker).