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Occupy Oakland Calls for TOTAL WEST COAST PORT SHUTDOWN ON 12/12

Proposal for a Coordinated West Coast Port Shutdown, Passed With Unanimous Consensus by vote of the Occupy Oakland General Assembly 11/18/2012: In response to coordinated attacks on the occupations and attacks on workers across the nation: Occupy Oakland calls for the blockade and disruption of the economic apparatus of the 1% with a coordinated shutdown of ports on the entire West Coast on December 12th.   The 1% has disrupted the lives of longshoremen and port truckers and the workers who create their wealth, just as coordinated nationwide police attacks have … Continued


Legal Support

Legal support is kindly provided by “Occupy Legal”, an excellent team of folks who have come together to support the multiple occupations in the bay area.  For more information please visit their homepage. Our Legal Hotline 415-285-1011 This number will be available to track arrests and deal with legal emergencies. We are trying to keep it staffed 24/7. If you are arrested, see arrests, or incidences of police misconduct, let us know! About Occupy Legal Occupy Legal is a collective of activists, lawyers, and legal workers dedicated to supporting economic … Continued


Declaration of Support for Strikes from Occupy Oakland 10/19/2011

The following statement was approved by the Occupy Oakland General Assembly on 10/19/2011: 1. From this point forward, we offer our support for all strikes taking place in the Bay Area and specifically within Oakland. 2. We commit to offer practical and creative support to those who walk out from union or non-union work places, with or without union leadership. 3.This statement also applies to student strikes. By issuing this statement, we wish to send a message to everyone in this city, that if you are fighting back, then we … Continued