12:05 PM - Apparently Bob Kerrey made an appearance a few hours ago, and after he left the NYPD started coming in and attempting to pull out students at random. Things are a bit hectic, so I'm waiting on a call for more information, along with how the press conference went. The occupants' blog:
Mr. Kerrey has retreated into the Swayduck and now the NYPD has begun to indiscriminately grab people and drag them out of the university. They have been using unnecessary force!
12:17 PM - Several students have been arrested; reporters from Democracy Now! and the NYT are on the scene.
1:58 PM - Cafeteria workers, who are unionized, are honoring the picket and refuse to cross the barricades!
4:18 PM - Just got word that there will be a rally tonight at 10 PM in front of the building, on 5th Avenue between 13th and 14th Streets. 10 PM is the usual clos...