Protesters march on Wall Street, New York
Thousands of protesters have marched on New York's financial district, with rallies also held in other US cities.
Powerful unions gave a high-profile boost to the long-running demonstrations, as their members joined the rally in lower Manhattan.
Activists are concerned about high unemployment and social inequality.
The BBC's Laura Trevelyan reports from New York.
06 Oct 2011
- From the section US & Canada