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Thousands rally to support healthcare reform in downtown Washington, DC

Washington Post, March 10, 2010

Thousands of protesters marched through downtown Washington, DC, to criticize the health insurance industry and attempt to draw support for the Democratic proposal to overhaul the system. Organizers with Health Care for America Now, a coalition of labor and other liberal groups, targeted insurance company leaders attending a policy conference held by industry advocates. The demonstrators marched to make a mock "citizen's arrest" of insurance executives, who were demonized on demonstration posters and over the loudspeaker, the Washington Post reports.