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Day of Solidarity Between Oakland and Palestine – OGP, Oakland – Tuesday, March 13, 2012 – 5:00 PM

Occupy Oakland Protest for Tristan and Palestine

March 13, 2012 marks the third anniversary of the shooting of local Oakland activist Tristan Anderson in Palestine. He was shot in the head by Israeli border police with the same tear gas canisters that are used to repress activists in Oakland, Palestine, and Egypt. Over the years, other Palestinians and solidarity activists have been killed, injured, and arrested during the same weekly protests in various locations in the West Bank. During the last few months, more and more Palestinian villages have joined the popular resistance in response to Israeli … Continued

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