- More runners than ever guard Thursday Thanksgiving Parade in New York. Two weeks after the terrorist attacks in Paris with 130 people that killed 2 500 officers stand along the route of the parade, which is expected to attract 3.5 million viewers, according to US media.
The authorities in the largest city in the United States, residents and visitors to the enjoined especially enjoy the holiday and not be afraid of terror. " We can not let the terrorists win with their psychological warfare ", said Mayor Bill de Blasio prior to the parade.
The parade will be televised to an estimated 50 million viewers and is the starting point of the festive season.
During Thanksgiving commemorate Americans who shared a meal settlers in 1621 with the original inhabitants and they are still in that for which they may be grateful.
This is followed by Black Friday, which they use on their day of many discounts in the stores to determine in store for Christmas.