WASHINGTON -- Occupy DC's McPherson Square camp is getting a little bigger as protesters from Richmond and New York arrive by foot on Tuesday.
Patch caught up with the Richmond group on Monday, as the group of eight demonstrators walked on Route 1 in Fairfax County. "Public reaction ranged from outbursts of profanity to cheers of 'God bless you,'" according to Patch.
The Richmond group -- you can follow them on Twitter -- set out on Nov. 16 for their 126-mile walk. They will be demonstrating in Alexandria's Market Square from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. before walking the final nine-mile stretch to McPherson Square.
A larger group of demonstrators walking from New York expect to arrive in D.C. on Tuesday. The "Occupy the Highway" walkers -- there are either "50 and growing" or "two dozen" of them, depending on who you ask -- left New York on Nov. 10 for their approximately 230-odd mile march.For the full story click here.