Tag Archives: Occupy Oakland

99 to 1: Occupy SF 3rd Convergence

Occupy SF Action Council Saturday, September 20 4-8pm Chelsea Manning Plaza AKA Justin Herman Plaza occupysf.org occupyactionsf.org A gathering — songs & performances, street theater, information & tactics — an affirmation of purpose.

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Iraq & Afghanistan Veterans Against The War Protest 01/20/12

ABC News Johnathan Bloom San Francisco, January 20, 2012 Iraq and Afghanistan veterans staged dramatic demonstrations at Federal Building, banks and Becthel. Injured Occupy Oakland Iraq Veteran Scott Olsen and Matt Howard (IVAW) were interviewed and spoke about what happens … Continue reading

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Scott Olson: Democracy Now! Update

Scott Olson’s interview with Amy Goodman and Juan González December 30, 2011

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Scott Olsen USAToday Interview

Veterans For Peace Newletter, Friday, December 2, 2011 Scott Olsen’s Interview With USAToday This interview in USAToday is the first of what will likely be many interviews with the news media. Scott continues to work his way back to health. … Continue reading

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Occupy Oakland Prepares for General Strike as War Veterans Organize Day of Action at Occupy Camps

Democracy Now, November 2, 2011 Protesters in Oakland, California, are launching a citywide general strike today that will include an attempt to shut down the nation’s fifth-busiest shipping port. The strike is expected to draw thousands of people to downtown … Continue reading

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Occupy Madison: Solidarity with Occupy Oakland and Scott Olsen

Occupy Madison – http://occupy-madison.org/ Video date: Saturday October 29, 2011 This is a video of a march held in Madison, WI to demonstrate solidarity with Occupy Oakland and Scott Olsen. Scott Olsen is a 24-year-old originally from Onalaska, Wisconsin who … Continue reading

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Occupy Oakland: New Video

Scott Olsen Moments before being hit in the head with a tear gas canister

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Occupy Oakland: Veterans For Peace

Steve Morse, Veterans For Peace, Chapter 69, San Francisco October 27, 2011 Members of Veterans for Peace (VFP) from Oakland, San Francisco, other East Bay and Bay Area cities stand in a vigil of solidarity with Iraq Veterans Against the … Continue reading

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Occupy Oakland: Scott Olsen VFP Update

Friday, October 28, 2011 VFP/IVAW Member, Scott Olsen, Injured @ Occupy Oakland To VFP Members and Supporters: By now you’ve likely heard about Scott Olsen, our member who was struck in the head with one of the Oakland Police Dept.’s … Continue reading

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Occupy Oakland/Scott Olsen update

The Christian Science Monitor, Peter Henderson, Reuters, October 28, 2011 Occupy Oakland: As injured Iraq vet recovers, occupiers promise to ‘shut the city down’ Occupy Oakland participant Scott Olson, an Iraq vet who was critically injured by a tear gas … Continue reading

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