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Dozens arrested during May Day protests across U.S.

A masked protester with Occupy Wall Street stands on Broadway in New York as part of a nation-wide May Day protest, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Keith Bedford

A masked protester with Occupy Wall Street stands on Broadway in New York as part of a nation-wide May Day protest, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Keith Bedford

A masked protester with Occupy Wall Street stands on Broadway in New York as part of a nation-wide May Day protest, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Keith Bedford
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An Occupy Wall Street protester holds signs during a demonstration in Bryant Park, New York City May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar

An Occupy Wall Street protester holds signs during a demonstration in Bryant Park, New York City May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar

An Occupy Wall Street protester holds signs during a demonstration in Bryant Park, New York City May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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Protesters march at Panorama High School, encouraging students to walk out, during May Day demonstrations in Los Angeles, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Redmond

Protesters march at Panorama High School, encouraging students to walk out, during May Day demonstrations in Los Angeles, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Redmond

Protesters march at Panorama High School, encouraging students to walk out, during May Day demonstrations in Los Angeles, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Redmond
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A protester marches past Panorama High School, encouraging students to walk out, during May Day demonstrations in Los Angeles, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Redmond

A protester marches past Panorama High School, encouraging students to walk out, during May Day demonstrations in Los Angeles, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Redmond

A protester marches past Panorama High School, encouraging students to walk out, during May Day demonstrations in Los Angeles, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Redmond
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Protesters march at Panorama High School, encouraging students to walk out, during May Day demonstrations in Los Angeles, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Redmond

Protesters march at Panorama High School, encouraging students to walk out, during May Day demonstrations in Los Angeles, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Redmond

Protesters march at Panorama High School, encouraging students to walk out, during May Day demonstrations in Los Angeles, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Redmond
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A protester aligned with the Occupy movement marches during May Day demonstrations in Los Angeles, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Redmond

A protester aligned with the Occupy movement marches during May Day demonstrations in Los Angeles, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Redmond

A protester aligned with the Occupy movement marches during May Day demonstrations in Los Angeles, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Redmond
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New York Police Department officers detain an Occupy Wall Street activist during a protest march across the Williamsburg Bridge in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

New York Police Department officers detain an Occupy Wall Street activist during a protest march across the Williamsburg Bridge in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

New York Police Department officers detain an Occupy Wall Street activist during a protest march across the Williamsburg Bridge in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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New York Police Department officers detain an Occupy Wall Street activist during a protest march across the Williamsburg Bridge in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

New York Police Department officers detain an Occupy Wall Street activist during a protest march across the Williamsburg Bridge in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

New York Police Department officers detain an Occupy Wall Street activist during a protest march across the Williamsburg Bridge in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Occupy Wall Street activists march across the Williamsburg Bridge in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Occupy Wall Street activists march across the Williamsburg Bridge in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Occupy Wall Street activists march across the Williamsburg Bridge in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Occupy Wall Street activists march across the Williamsburg Bridge in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Occupy Wall Street activists march across the Williamsburg Bridge in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Occupy Wall Street activists march across the Williamsburg Bridge in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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New York Police Department officers watch as Occupy Wall Street activists gather before a planned march over the Williamsburg Bridge in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

New York Police Department officers watch as Occupy Wall Street activists gather before a planned march over the Williamsburg Bridge in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

New York Police Department officers watch as Occupy Wall Street activists gather before a planned march over the Williamsburg Bridge in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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New York Police Department officers drive their scooters over the Williamsburg Bridge to intercept Occupy Wall Street activists marching across it in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

New York Police Department officers drive their scooters over the Williamsburg Bridge to intercept Occupy Wall Street activists marching across it in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

New York Police Department officers drive their scooters over the Williamsburg Bridge to intercept Occupy Wall Street activists marching across it in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Occupy Wall Street activists march across the Williamsburg Bridge in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Occupy Wall Street activists march across the Williamsburg Bridge in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Occupy Wall Street activists march across the Williamsburg Bridge in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Los Angeles police officers watch as protesters march at Panorama High School, encouraging students to walk out, during May Day demonstrations in Los Angeles, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Redmond

Los Angeles police officers watch as protesters march at Panorama High School, encouraging students to walk out, during May Day demonstrations in Los Angeles, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Redmond

Los Angeles police officers watch as protesters march at Panorama High School, encouraging students to walk out, during May Day demonstrations in Los Angeles, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Redmond
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California Highway patrol officers stand near the Golden Gate Bridge waiting for possible May Day demonstrations in San Francisco, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

California Highway patrol officers stand near the Golden Gate Bridge waiting for possible May Day demonstrations in San Francisco, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

California Highway patrol officers stand near the Golden Gate Bridge waiting for possible May Day demonstrations in San Francisco, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
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Members of 14 different unions attempt to keep cars from entering the ferry terminal's parking lot after shutting down the terminal in Larkspur, California, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Beck Diefenbach

Members of 14 different unions attempt to keep cars from entering the ferry terminal's parking lot after shutting down the terminal in Larkspur, California, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Beck Diefenbach

Members of 14 different unions attempt to keep cars from entering the ferry terminal's parking lot after shutting down the terminal in Larkspur, California, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Beck Diefenbach
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An protester affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement stands in the middle of Sixth Avenue during a protest march to the Bank of America headquarters in New York City May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar

An protester affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement stands in the middle of Sixth Avenue during a protest march to the Bank of America headquarters in New York City May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar

An protester affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement stands in the middle of Sixth Avenue during a protest march to the Bank of America headquarters in New York City May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar
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A masked demonstrator with the Occupy Wall Street movement waits to take part in a general strike in New York, May 1, 2012. Occupy Wall Street will join labor groups for a day of protests on Tuesday to mark International Workers Day and to try to breathe fresh life into the movement that sparked a wave of nationwide protests against economic injustice eight months ago. REUTERS/Keith Bedford

A masked demonstrator with the Occupy Wall Street movement waits to take part in a general strike in New York, May 1, 2012. Occupy Wall Street will join labor groups for a day of protests on Tuesday to mark International Workers Day and to try to...more

A masked demonstrator with the Occupy Wall Street movement waits to take part in a general strike in New York, May 1, 2012. Occupy Wall Street will join labor groups for a day of protests on Tuesday to mark International Workers Day and to try to breathe fresh life into the movement that sparked a wave of nationwide protests against economic injustice eight months ago. REUTERS/Keith Bedford
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Workers set up barricades in the Financial District of New York City in preparation for May Day demonstrations May 1, 2012. Occupy Wall Street vows a day of demonstrations in New York and across the United States on Tuesday, in a crucial test of its staying power some eight months after emerging as a movement against corporate greed and economic inequality. REUTERS/Lee Celano

Workers set up barricades in the Financial District of New York City in preparation for May Day demonstrations May 1, 2012. Occupy Wall Street vows a day of demonstrations in New York and across the United States on Tuesday, in a crucial test of its...more

Workers set up barricades in the Financial District of New York City in preparation for May Day demonstrations May 1, 2012. Occupy Wall Street vows a day of demonstrations in New York and across the United States on Tuesday, in a crucial test of its staying power some eight months after emerging as a movement against corporate greed and economic inequality. REUTERS/Lee Celano
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Protestors paint a 99% slogan on the street during May Day demonstrations in San Francisco, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

Protestors paint a 99% slogan on the street during May Day demonstrations in San Francisco, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

Protestors paint a 99% slogan on the street during May Day demonstrations in San Francisco, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith
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A protestor wearing a mask holds a sign during May Day demonstrations in Los Angeles, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Redmond

A protestor wearing a mask holds a sign during May Day demonstrations in Los Angeles, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Redmond

A protestor wearing a mask holds a sign during May Day demonstrations in Los Angeles, California May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Jason Redmond
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Occupy Wall Street activists wear masks and eye protection during a march through the streets of Manhattan in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Occupy Wall Street activists wear masks and eye protection during a march through the streets of Manhattan in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Occupy Wall Street activists wear masks and eye protection during a march through the streets of Manhattan in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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An Occupy Wall Street demonstrator holds a placard during a march on Broadway in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Keith Bedford

An Occupy Wall Street demonstrator holds a placard during a march on Broadway in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Keith Bedford

An Occupy Wall Street demonstrator holds a placard during a march on Broadway in New York, May 1, 2012. REUTERS/Keith Bedford
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