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December 12th: West Coast Port Shutdown

On December 12, Occupy movements in different cities will stage mass mobilizations to march on the ports, create community pickets, and effectively shutdown the hubs of commerce, in the same fashion that Occupy Oakland shut down the Port of Oakland … Continue reading

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Videos from the Nov 9 UCLA Day of Action

Here’s a small sample of some of the video that was taken from the Nov 9 UCLA ReFund Rally and March, which concluded with the arrest of 11 students performing Civil Disobedience in the intersection of Wilshire and Westwood Boulevard. … Continue reading

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Understanding the Upcoming Regents Meeting

The Regents will be meeting on Nov 16 & 17 at UCSF to discuss, among other things, the UC budget.  We have received word that the Regents will not be voting on the 81% tuition increase at this meeting, or … Continue reading

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Nov.2 LA March in Solidarity w/ OccupyOakland General Strike!

Exhilarating  night last night!  This march in solidarity with OccupyOakland’s General Strike was organized beautifully by OccupyLA’s COMMITTEE TO END POLICE BRUTALITY – arguably one of the most vital committees operating within OccupyLA. And we aren’t too proud to mention … Continue reading

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Nov.1 Prop 209 Rally

Yesterday Nov 1, a lot of inspired students of color and working-class students joined forces to rally here on campus against prop 209 (the anti-affirmative action proposition that was passed in CA in 1996).  I was really taken aback by … Continue reading

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AWDU – what a Fighting Union looks like

great post by the new UAW Recording Secretary Zach Williams. http://awduucla.wordpress.com/2011/10/31/thank-you-for-voting-for-a-fighting-union/

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Press Release: OccupyOakland solidarity March Nov.2 downtown L.A.

Emergency Mass March This Wednesday Solidarity with Occupy Oakland Protesters Wednesday, November 2, 2011 Meet at 5:30 PM – Occupy LA (1st and Spring, City Hall) March at 6:00 PM – through downtown Financial District Stop the attacks on the … Continue reading

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