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I was lying in bed, drowsing in and out of a Thera-flu induced stupor. Mike Malloy’s talk show on AM 1150 Progressive Talk Radio was playing softly on my clock radio. It was about 9:45 p.m. when I ...
by CharlesInCharge
Comment Count 119 comments on Wed Nov 30, 2011 at 07:55 AM PST with 296 Recommends
A girl was drawing hopscotch. A guy next to her wrote ‘I want peace.’ The next thing, they started arresting people. Everything was calm before the riot police showed up.” -- CBS News Update/...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 258 comments on Thu Jul 12, 2012 at 11:01 PM PDT with 258 Recommends
This is the most complete description I have found of the LA eviction on November 30th. There are few videos of what really happened as far as arrest procedures. But there ...
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 146 comments on Wed Dec 07, 2011 at 04:33 PM PST with 247 Recommends
Police in riot gear and biohazard suits removed Black Friday Shoppers from their camp at a Los Angeles City shopping center on Wednesday, arresting nearly 300 people and fencing off the area. On ...
by LieparDestin
Comment Count 79 comments on Thu Nov 28, 2013 at 03:23 AM PST with 231 Recommends
The following account was posted by a man that experienced not only violence in Russia during the revolution there but now has experienced the same treatment from the LAPD and Sheriffs department. ...
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 93 comments on Fri Dec 02, 2011 at 07:38 PM PST with 222 Recommends
This is a Live-Blog covering the eviction of Occupy Los Angeles scheduled to begin at midnight-in about 1 hour from now. This post will be updated with images & news as they come in.
by catilinus
Comment Count 72 comments on Sun Nov 27, 2011 at 10:49 PM PST with 152 Recommends
Before you buy too heavily into the self-congratulatory back-patting of the mainstream media about the LAPD’s humanity during its raid of Occupy Los Angeles on the night of November 29-30, please ...
by CharlesInCharge
Comment Count 86 comments on Fri Dec 02, 2011 at 07:47 AM PST with 135 Recommends
As a visiting Occupier from Occupy Los Angeles put it to the Occupy Oakland General Assembly yesterday: We have a lot of time to shut down the whole world.
by jpmassar
Comment Count 212 comments on Mon Jan 30, 2012 at 08:21 AM PST with 91 Recommends
For four months Fort Hernandez , the defiantly renamed Hernandez residence in Van Nuys, California has stood against Bank of America. Its band of Occupiers, allies and friends of the family has been ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 21 comments on Mon Dec 24, 2012 at 10:51 AM PST with 86 Recommends
This is the escalator down to the 14th & Broadway BART station at Oscar Grant Plaza in downtown Oakland, CA. We Have Chalk, They Have Guns. Tell Me Who Are The Violent Ones? It is steps away ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 35 comments on Fri Jul 13, 2012 at 04:40 PM PDT with 73 Recommends
For background, please see Sunday night's ...
by catilinus
Comment Count 101 comments on Tue Nov 29, 2011 at 09:50 PM PST with 73 Recommends
This very informative report on the struggles of Occupy Oakland comes from The North Star and is reprinted here with their complete permission. This ...
by Clay Claiborne
Comment Count 79 comments on Mon Jan 30, 2012 at 12:38 PM PST with 57 Recommends
When your house is invaded by insects, everyone knows it's time to call the exterminator. When your house is invaded by ghosts, everyone of movie-going age in 1984 knew it was time to call ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon Oct 01, 2012 at 07:37 AM PDT with 51 Recommends
Author's Note: This is my newest essay published on my blog. I am cross-publishing here, because I so value DKos' many contributors and great thinkers and would love to hear your comments and ...
by CharlesInCharge
Comment Count 94 comments on Sat Aug 18, 2012 at 10:36 AM PDT with 51 Recommends
Author's Note I published this piece on my blog earlier today, but thought people on DKos would enjoy reading it also. I always find the comments here so useful, entertaining, hilarious and\or ...
by CharlesInCharge
Comment Count 59 comments on Wed Jul 25, 2012 at 06:58 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
On Tuesday night, the world witnessed 1,400 LAPD officers sweep into the two-month old Occupy Los Angeles ...
by mooremusings
Comment Count 23 comments on Thu Dec 01, 2011 at 11:52 AM PST with 40 Recommends
The redactionaries over at the Department of Homeland Security have recently been forced to cough up more than 300 pages of files they have been creating that relate to the occupy movement. They did ...
by Clay Claiborne
Comment Count 28 comments on Sun May 27, 2012 at 08:32 AM PDT with 35 Recommends
They showed a picture of his child to him that was not taken by the family. They arrested him for jaywalking even though he is a conscientious pedestrian. He gives names and badge numbers.
by Horace Boothroyd III
Comment Count 13 comments on Sun Dec 04, 2011 at 08:30 PM PST with 35 Recommends
Contradicting the trend in New York, Boston,
by Clay Claiborne
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Oct 12, 2011 at 09:56 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
The New York Times reports Occupy L.A. to Be Evicted on Monday . That's tonight, just ...
by catilinus
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Nov 27, 2011 at 07:57 AM PST with 26 Recommends