Protest against vaccine mandate clogs Brooklyn Bridge as Friday deadline looms

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New York Daily News

NEW YORK — Hundreds of protesters — many donning NYPD and FDNY gear — took over the Brooklyn Bridge roadway Monday in their fight against Mayor Bill de Blasio’s looming coronavirus vaccination mandate for all municipal workers in the city. The mandate, which takes effect Friday at 5 p.m. and covers 160,000 city employees, including police and firefighters, constitutes “medical tyranny,” claimed the throngs of protesters as they marched across the bridge. “We will fight! We will win!” the largely maskless crowd chanted while displaying American flags and signs emblazoned with slogans like “We W…

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