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Oakland Strike

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BARTPOCALYPSE: What Happens When A Major City's Transit System Shuts Down?

HuffingtonPost.com | Robin Wilkey | Posted 07.01.2013 | San Francisco

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) workers went on strike early Monday morning, leaving the San Francisco Bay Area's 400,000 daily riders stranded during t...

Thirteen Hours at the Oakland Strike

Craig Clevenger | Posted 01.04.2012 | San Francisco
Craig Clevenger

At about 9:15 p.m, one of the organizers announces that the Port of Oakland is officially closed. The cheers are deafening. Now all we have to do is walk back to the plaza to celebrate.

Emotions Run High After Occupy Oakland Protests

AP | By JASON DEAREN and LISA LEFF | Posted 01.04.2012 | San Francisco

By JASON DEAREN and LISA LEFF, The Associated Press OAKLAND, Calif. -- Emotions ran high as Occupy Wall Street supporters and public officials deal...

Occupy Thoughts -- Oakland General Strike

Rick Ayers | Posted 01.03.2012 | San Francisco
Rick Ayers

My thoughts right now are not political analysis -- of the "line" of the demonstrators, of the impact on the elections, of the different tactics employed. I just want to bask in the moment, the feeling tone, of the day.

Occupy Oakland Strike Rallies Movements Across Country

AP | By TERENCE CHEA, LISA LEFF and TERRY COLLINS | Posted 01.02.2012 | San Francisco

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Thousands of Occupy Wall Street protesters escalated their tactics beyond marches, rallies and tent camps Wednesday and moved to di...

Oakland's General Strike: Let's Not Forget What Caused This

Davey D | Posted 01.02.2012 | San Francisco
Davey D

Today is Nov 2, 2011. It's the day of a General Strike here in Oakland, California. Hopefully it's a day that we'll look back on years from now and see as a watershed moment in history.

Oakland Prepares To Be The Occupy Epicenter

AP/The Huffington Post | LISA LEFF | Posted 01.02.2012 | San Francisco

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Thousands of Wall Street protesters marched in the streets of Oakland and picketed banks on Wednesday as they geared up to disrupt ...