Live From Occupy Oakland General Strike 11-2-11

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Media Roots Radio – Live From Occupy Oakland General Strike 11-2-11 by Media Roots

MEDIA ROOTS- Abby and Robbie Martin broadcast a live episode of Media Roots Radio at the center of Occupy Oakland’s historic general strike from Frank Ogawa Plaza in downtown Oakland on .

They discuss the police brutality that occurred last week during the initial raid of Occupy Oakland, the police assault on the crowd during the protests that followed and the Occupy Wall Street movement in general. The broadcast features interviews with strike participants and gives real time coverage and analysis of the events.

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One thought on “Live From Occupy Oakland General Strike 11-2-11

  1. Thanks for your live coverage! Like you say, the mainstream media shuts down when/where it’s most needed, to better recast the story to fit the corporate agenda.

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