Demonstrators opposed to Sharia Law protested across the country this weekend at rallies organized by the group ACT for America
. Its event in Foley Square in lower Manhattan on Saturday afternoon attracted a counter-protest across the street hosted by NYC Anarchist Action
and the Metropolitan Anarchist Coordinating Council
. The counter-protesters appeared to outnumber the Sharia Law foes, and there were reports of four arrests during the skirmish.