A four-day protest in Washington’s Freedom Plaza, near the White House, may continue longer than originally planned.


(Linda Davidson/THE WASHINGTON POST)

The October 2011 Stop the Machine demonstration was scheduled to coincide with the 10th anniversary of the start of the war in Afghanistan and carries an anti-war and anti-corporate greed message.

A U.S. Park Police spokesman had no immediate comment on what police plan to do if protesters overstay their permit.