MIAMI (CBSMiami.com) – The Occupy Wall Street movement that has spread worldwide will continue to have a presence in South Florida starting Friday.
Occupy Miami has organized a march on the financial district in Brickell. The organization said the march is “to bring awareness of the corrupt banks and financial institutions of our community.”READ MORE: Attorney: Parkland School Gunman Nikolas Cruz To Plead Guilty To Massacre
Leaving behind their tents, Occupy Miami members marched to the financial district Friday morning.READ MORE: Parkland Survivor David Hogg On Potential Guilty Plea: 'It's Horrific That Our Community Has To Continue Going Through This'
Friday afternoon, the Occupy Miami movement gathered at the government center and hold a “meditation mob” in order to “open and calm our minds so that constructive ideas and peaceful solutions have the room to come forward.”
There will also be events on Saturday including what’s being called “Occupalooza Miami” which will feature music, paintings and theater shows.MORE NEWS: Nikolas Cruz Pleads Guilty In BSO Jail Guard Attack