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Breaking News: 'Fruitvale Station' finding its audience as box office gross climbs to $10.952M
Posted by: MrGrassroots

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 16:03:04 -0700 | political-news

“Fruitvale Station” won major film awards at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival and at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival. After another weekend success at the box office, "Fruitvale Station" is seeking the biggest and most valued award of all: finding...
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Breaking News: 'Fruitvale Station' film story of racial profiling in true story of killing by BART police
Posted by: MrGrassroots

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-08-05 09:57:00 -0700 | political-news

“Fruitvale Station” is a recently released film that raises public awareness of a "racial profiled" shooting and killing by the police officers of the Bay Area Transit (BART) police. The film humanizes the victim of the "racial profiling," Oscar Grant...
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Posted by: penandsword

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-12-23 13:38:33 -0800 | political-news

As my mom tells it, one day when I was five years old, I marched straight up to her, put my hands on my hips and announced in no uncertain terms that I was never going to get married and...
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Breaking News: Surveillance drones could be coming to your hometown
Posted by: Dava Castillo

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-02-18 02:58:17 -0800 | political-news

Alameda County in California is considering the precedent-setting use of surveillance drones for law enforcement, but citizens rights groups including the American Civil Liberties Union object. They question the fact there are no restrictions on the sheriff’s department from sending...
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Breaking News: Occupy Wall St. May Day demonstrations:  The Green Party challenges the Democrats
Posted by: Dava Castillo SelectMedia

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 16:07:07 -0700 | political-news

Cities like San Francisco, Oakland and New York are joining over 100 other cities across the nation to participate in a national general strike organized by the “Occupy Wall Street” movement. It’s possible this could be the largest event by...
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Breaking News: Perpetrators American school shootings is of Korean descent
Posted by: Le Thi Bich Lan

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-07-27 16:46:18 -0700 | political-news

Perpetrators of shootings which made seven people died at the University of Oikos, California yesterday were identified as OneGoh, 43, a Korean-American citizens Oakland Police Chief Howard Jordan to the city or went to the University of Oikos at 10.30,...
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Posted by: irvincohen

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 16:02:50 -0700 | political-news

I maintain the current Obama administration and the Occupy Movement across America and abroad too, are in perfect, ideological alignment and righteous solidarity. And rightfully so. Yet everyday OWS is unjustly maligned, and in particular, the Occupy Oakland franchise is...
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Posted by: MichelleDevlin SelectMedia

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 16:07:06 -0700 | political-news

Reports are coming in from Daily Kos, a progressive U.S. website, that Occupiers from Oakland were beaten, teargassed and refused medical treatment while detained by the Alameda County Sherriffs Office. Here is the post as just published in the Daily...
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Breaking News: The US Consulate in Vancouver has been #Occupied. #OccupyVancouver
Posted by: MichelleDevlin

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-09-30 16:02:50 -0700 | political-news

11:18 EST: Solidarity Sunday: The General Assembly - Oakland, Sunday Jan 29 2012 The number of cities holding protests in solidarity with Oakland, California, where peaceful protesters were kettled and arrested en masse last night, including a handful of journalists,...
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Breaking News: From OWS, the war cry has changed to OOP – Occupy Oakland Protest
Posted by: prabirghose

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-07-27 23:05:57 -0700 | political-news

With memories of Occupy Wall Street gradually fading away, the war cry now is OOP – Occupy Oakland Protest. The police have reportedly fouled nighttime attempt of the protesters to keep up the Occupy agitation which appeared to have fizzled...
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Breaking News:  Night of Anger in Oakland: Protests Continue for Second Day after Hundreds Arrested
Posted by: MichelleDevlin

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-07-26 19:27:17 -0700 | political-news

Sunday morning UPDATE: After last night's arrests of up to 500 peaceful protesters, the march continues this morning as hundreds more people gather and begin to reassemble to express their rights to protest. Anger is mounting towards Oakland Police, who...
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Breaking News: Occupy!
Posted by: tweak101

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-03-25 16:28:07 -0700 | political-news

Yes Oakland, CA, usa is madness! but sometimes we need to take harsh extremes to get our word ou their. Yes, occupyers are getting hectic but think about it wouldnt you also if your money was getting played with. Sometimes...
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Posted by: fifileigh

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-07-27 17:46:46 -0700 | political-news

November 19, 2011 Occupy Oakland and Occupy San Francisco suddenly dance in the street for global unity. Check out this music video with Oakland and San Francisco footage. Here is the video again, just in case it doesn't show up...
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Posted by: MichelleDevlin

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-07-26 20:18:57 -0700 | political-news

In an attempt to hold Oakland Police accountable and to remind them to follow their own crowd control guidelines, a lawsuit has been launched against the organization for widespread use of violent force against peaceful protesters. see latest shocking video...
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Posted by: northsunm32

Oakland :: CA :: USA | updated 2012-07-26 20:27:06 -0700 | political-news

Before dawn this morning police raided Occupy Oakland.The raid closed the Frank Ogawa Plaza. The police dismantled tents and arrested about 20 people according to reports. Eviction warnings had been issued earlier. On Sunday evening a raid was also made...
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