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AOC’s Anti-Billionaire Crusaders Are Spreading in New York City

  • Protesters started outside Jeff Bezos’s apartment building
  • Novogratz warns the move to tax wealth could spur relocations
A protest in Manhattan calls for a billionaires’ tax.
A protest in Manhattan calls for a billionaires’ tax.Photographer: Berber Jin/Bloomberg

The protest began at Madison Square Park, where Jeff Bezos spent $96 million creating his Manhattan dream home.

From there, the small group marched to the Midtown offices of Governor Andrew Cuomo with a demand that has begun to grow louder as the pandemic grinds on: soak the super-rich.