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Occupy Philadelphia eviction ordered

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A Philadelphia civil affairs officer announces an order to vacate the premises.
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Philadelphia police, many in riot gear, move to Dilworth Plaza via SEPTA buses.
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Philadelphia police, many in riot gear, move to Dilworth Plaza via SEPTA buses. Many can be seen smiling.
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A contingent of bicycle police block the entrance to Rittenhouse Square as Occupy Philadelphia protesters reach the park, after marching from Dilworth Plaza.
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A contingent of bicycle police block the entrance to Rittenhouse Square as Occupy Philadelphia protesters reach the park, after marching from Dilworth Plaza.
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Protesters use "peoples' mic" to announce that eviction from Dilworth Plaza does not mark the end of the movement.
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Protesters announce their solidarity with Philadelphia police, inviting the officers to join them, in uniform or off-duty.
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After leaving Rittenhouse Square, the march continues throughout the early morning as it winds repeatedly through Center City Philadelphia.
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The occupy Philadelphia eviction march proceeds from Rittenhouse Square.
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A row of bicycle police stand in front of metal barricades on Market Street.
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Riot and bicycle police stand guard on Broad Street, only two blocks from City Hall, as protesters continue their march.
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A row of bicycle police stand in front of metal barricades on Market Street as protesters march past them.
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A row of bicycle police stand in front of metal barricades on 15th Street less than a block from City Hall. A fire truck idles in the background.
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The protesters stand before another line of bicycle cops and barricades.
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Protesters lock arms and peacefully march up Broad Street away from City Hall.
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The Philadelphia police department raids Dilworth Plaza evicting the protesters camped there. A nearly five hour march ensued, resulting in incidents of alleged police brutality, and 52 arrests being made. Pennsylvania. 29th November 2011

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