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Twenty-two years ago this coming Tuesday, I stood with a group of factory workers, students and the unemployed in the middle of the downtown of my birthplace, Flint, Michigan, to announce that ...
by Michael Moore
Comment Count 231 comments on Thu Oct 27, 2011 at 05:22 AM PDT with 767 Recommends
I've loved blogging anonymously, but I'm not religious about it. So I don't care much if I out myself in the process of explaining to you what Mayor Quan's legal advisor & she herself already know.
by catilinus
Comment Count 143 comments on Sat Oct 29, 2011 at 09:36 AM PDT with 608 Recommends
Please tell him for me that people need to be kept in their homes. You see, there's this woman, her name is Jodie, and the moving vans and probably sheriff's deputies are supposed to be coming to ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 59 comments on Mon Nov 05, 2012 at 08:11 PM PST with 585 Recommends
New film has emerged from Occupy Oakland repression in which two tour Iraq vet Scott Olsen suffered a fractured skull from being shot with a tear gas canister from 5 to 10 feet away. In the film the ...
by Ralph Lopez
Comment Count 348 comments on Thu Oct 27, 2011 at 04:01 PM PDT with 566 Recommends
Update: 7:45 EST/3:45 PST What we know now: Scott Olsen, a US Marine who served our country in Iraq twice and came home wounded, was shot in the head by a police projectile last ...
by OllieGarkey
Comment Count 385 comments on Wed Oct 26, 2011 at 09:05 AM PDT with 545 Recommends
This was just posted on FaceBook, 26 Oct. 2011, Anyone in Oakland, below the fold: Scott Olsen is seen here on the right moments before he suffered his head injury and those who rushed to ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 104 comments on Wed Oct 26, 2011 at 02:51 PM PDT with 501 Recommends
UPDATE: Local El Cerrito newspaper where Sabeghi's Brew Pub, Elevation 66 is ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 239 comments on Fri Nov 04, 2011 at 06:02 PM PDT with 500 Recommends
The world is changed. I feel it in the water. I feel it in the earth. I smell it in the air. Update :
by jpmassar
Comment Count 277 comments on Mon Oct 31, 2011 at 07:44 PM PDT with 498 Recommends
They are shooting bullets wrapped in rubber at unarmed protesters. Again . Enough is enough! Not ONE banker has gone to jail for the fraud committed on ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 265 comments on Sun Oct 30, 2011 at 02:57 AM PDT with 485 Recommends
A few weeks ago an intrepid reporter put the pieces together and figured out who most likely tossed the flash bang grenade at Scott Olsen and his rescuers as he lay wounded on the streets of Oakland.
by jpmassar
Comment Count 126 comments on Wed Mar 14, 2012 at 09:11 PM PDT with 469 Recommends
Mass arrests of peaceful protesters by the Oakland Police, kettling them and then ordering them to disperse with nowhere to go, then announcing that they have all been arrested. This Is ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 839 comments on Sat Jan 28, 2012 at 07:46 PM PST with 457 Recommends
Chris Moreland was probably upset last Wednesday. You might have been too, coming at some point to the realization that you were more likely to die in the near future from a confrontation with ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 359 comments on Mon May 28, 2012 at 07:22 PM PDT with 451 Recommends
Sadness is profound. Sadness because we have lost hope. Sadness because ...
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 292 comments on Wed Oct 26, 2011 at 12:42 PM PDT with 431 Recommends
The East Bay Express is reporting that analysis of footage from October 25th taken on the streets of Oakland, CA, along with some serious investigative reporting, may well have determined who it was ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 144 comments on Tue Feb 21, 2012 at 09:41 PM PST with 423 Recommends
In yet another case of excessive force the Police in Oakland have sent another Iraq Veteran to the hospital with serious injuries. His spleen was ruptured.
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 268 comments on Fri Nov 04, 2011 at 12:56 PM PDT with 422 Recommends
Next time I hear a republican tell me they support the troops, I'm going to kick them in the fucking balls. ...
by SwedishJewfish
Comment Count 306 comments on Fri Oct 28, 2011 at 05:08 PM PDT with 418 Recommends
Surprised I'm not seeing this up on this site yet. Just caught these two, gonna look for more, once again on FB.
by jimstaro
Comment Count 246 comments on Thu Oct 27, 2011 at 08:34 AM PDT with 404 Recommends
UPDATE: Donate to the bail fund here I just got word from a friend of a friend about the ...
by AoT
Comment Count 654 comments on Tue Jan 31, 2012 at 11:43 AM PST with 392 Recommends
Not content with persecuting Occupy Oaklanders on trumped up charges, the Alameda County District Attorney, Nancy O'Malley, is now turning her wrath on UC Berkeley community members. You all ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 283 comments on Wed Mar 07, 2012 at 10:48 PM PST with 383 Recommends
Police are amassing somehwere in Oakland now to clear the plaza. (Will post images as they come in) The Occupy Oakland text alert (that used reports from law enforcement family members to ...
by catilinus
Comment Count 343 comments on Sun Nov 13, 2011 at 11:09 PM PST with 375 Recommends