imc indymedia

Los Angeles Indymedia : Activist News

white themeblack themered themetheme help
About Us Contact Us Subscribe Calendar Publish RSS
Features
latest news
best of news
syndication
commentary


KILLRADIO

VozMob

CopWatch LA

ABCF LA

A-Infos Radio

Indymedia On Air

Dope-X-Resistance-LA List

LAAMN List





IMC Network: www.indymedia.org africa: ambazonia canarias estrecho / madiaq kenya nigeria south africa canada: hamilton london, ontario maritimes montreal ontario ottawa quebec thunder bay vancouver victoria windsor winnipeg east asia: burma jakarta japan korea manila qc europe: abruzzo alacant andorra antwerpen armenia athens austria barcelona belarus belgium belgrade bristol brussels bulgaria calabria croatia cyprus emilia-romagna estrecho / madiaq euskal herria galiza germany grenoble hungary ireland istanbul italy la plana liege liguria lille linksunten lombardia london madrid malta marseille nantes napoli netherlands nice northern england norway oost-vlaanderen paris/Île-de-france patras piemonte poland portugal roma romania russia saint-petersburg scotland sverige switzerland thessaloniki torun toscana toulouse ukraine united kingdom valencia latin america: argentina bolivia chiapas chile chile sur cmi brasil colombia ecuador mexico peru puerto rico qollasuyu rosario santiago tijuana uruguay valparaiso venezuela venezuela oceania: adelaide aotearoa brisbane burma darwin jakarta manila melbourne perth qc sydney south asia: india mumbai united states: arizona arkansas asheville atlanta austin baltimore big muddy binghamton boston buffalo charlottesville chicago cleveland colorado columbus dc hawaii houston hudson mohawk kansas city la madison maine miami michigan milwaukee minneapolis/st. paul new hampshire new jersey new mexico new orleans north carolina north texas nyc oklahoma philadelphia pittsburgh portland richmond rochester rogue valley saint louis san diego san francisco san francisco bay area santa barbara santa cruz, ca sarasota seattle tampa bay tennessee urbana-champaign vermont western mass worcester west asia: armenia beirut israel palestine process: fbi/legal updates mailing lists process & imc docs tech volunteer projects: print radio satellite tv video regions: oceania united states topics: biotech
printable version - js reader version - email this article - view hidden posts - tags and related articles

Riverside Womyn of Color for Decolonization Spearhead Oakland Solidarity Rally

by Rockero Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at 12:03 PM
rockero420@yahoo.com

Friday, October 28, 2011
RIVERSIDE (California) - In response to the vicious police raid on Occupy Oakland, Occupy Riverside, lead by Womyn of Color for Decolonization, who had just returned from Oakland, marched and rallied in solidarity.

Riverside Womyn of C...
october_2011_020.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

At about 2:30 in the afternoon Friday, occupiers of Downtown Riverside's liberated territory joined with the Womyn of Color for Decolonization to express solidarity with Scott Olsen and all the other victims and survivors of the police state's violent eviction of our comrades in Oakland.

Having just returned from Oakland themselves, the WOC4D began by reading a statement of solidarity with Occupy Riverside.

From there, we marched down University to Market, chanting "What are they protecting? Not you, not me! End police brutality!" and "Shame on OPD!"

At Twelfth we hung a left and approached the Riverside police station. Upon arriving, we locked arms in a circle of solidarity and had a moment of silence for the victims in Oakland.

Afterwards, many people shared personal experiences of police brutality, violence, and harassment. One woman read off a list of names of people who had been shot (or shot at) by local law enforcement agencies in the past two months.

A courthouse worker came out and applauded us not just for occupying, but also for taking a stance against the carnage of the police state.

Another passerby, an activist attorney, also stopped to address us. She offered legal support and other avenues to participate in local movements for change.

All of this occurred under the watchful eyes of a lieutenant and several other officers, but they did not interfere with our peaceful protest.

Occupy Riverside continues to hold our position, and continues taking action targetting the 1% and, in this case, their protectors.
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


002

by Rockero Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at 12:03 PM
rockero420@yahoo.com

002...
october_2011_006.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

Womyn of Color read opening statement
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


003

by Rockero Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at 12:03 PM
rockero420@yahoo.com

003...
october_2011_007.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

error
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


004

by Rockero Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at 12:03 PM
rockero420@yahoo.com

004...
october_2011_010.jpg, image/jpeg, 540x720

error
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


005

by Rockero Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at 12:03 PM
rockero420@yahoo.com

005...
october_2011_013.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

Sign
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


006

by Rockero Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at 12:03 PM
rockero420@yahoo.com

006...
october_2011_016.jpg, image/jpeg, 570x760

Civil Rights are Won Through Free Speech
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


007

by Rockero Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at 12:03 PM
rockero420@yahoo.com

007...
october_2011_017.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

March
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


008

by Rockero Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at 12:03 PM
rockero420@yahoo.com

008...
october_2011_018.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

Chants
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


009

by Rockero Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at 12:03 PM
rockero420@yahoo.com

009...
october_2011_019.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

error
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


010

by Rockero Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at 12:03 PM
rockero420@yahoo.com

010...
october_2011_021.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

Occupy Riverside link arms
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


011

by Rockero Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at 12:03 PM
rockero420@yahoo.com

011...
october_2011_024.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

Police watch
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


012

by Rockero Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at 12:03 PM
rockero420@yahoo.com

012...
october_2011_028.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

Courthouse worker speaks out
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


013

by Rockero Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at 12:03 PM
rockero420@yahoo.com

013...
october_2011_029.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x800

Reading names of local victims of police violence
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


014

by Rockero Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at 12:03 PM
rockero420@yahoo.com

014...
october_2011_033.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x450

Testimonies of survival
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


015

by Rockero Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at 12:03 PM
rockero420@yahoo.com

015...
october_2011_037.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x800

Introducing a chant/song about Scott Olsen
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


016

by Rockero Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at 12:03 PM
rockero420@yahoo.com

016...
october_2011_038.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x800

"It's not a few bad apples, it's the whole tree that's rotten"
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


017

by Rockero Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at 12:03 PM
rockero420@yahoo.com

017...
october_2011_039.jpg, image/jpeg, 600x800

More personal stories
Report this post as:
Share on: Twitter, Facebook, Google+

add your comments


Local News

Violence Against Poor In Venice A29 12:59PM

California Safe Schools Honors 11 Year Old Daniel Randall A25 2:25PM

NPR's Marketplace: The Voice of Loanshark Capitalism A19 4:08PM

Assemblywoman Melissa Melendez, Pandering to the Corporate Whores of the Storage Industry A09 5:03PM

Lartiste Maestro iTunes télécharger de la musique gratuit et Légalement 2016 A08 3:20PM

Spring 2016 National Immigrant Solidarity Network Monthly News Alert! A05 2:14PM

KPFK and Pacifica, more doings, reposted here A04 4:18PM

Liberated Political Prisoner Sekou Odinga Speaks Out M11 9:39AM

Solidarity With Anaheim M08 10:16AM

Tribune Company Stock Bought By LAPD Union To Silence Criticism Of Police M02 8:01AM

KPFK as Pacifica may be in legal jeopardy, again... M01 2:43PM

Anaheim Anti-KKK Fund Drive F29 5:04PM

March For Bernie 2, Pasadena and Los Angeles F28 8:16PM

Innovative Approach To Fighting The Droughts F16 11:56AM

International Day of Solidarity with Leonard Peltier F12 5:51PM

January 2016 Honduras Coup update F12 4:42PM

THE WHITE CITIZEN'S COUNCIL ... AKA KPFK AND FOLKS ON THE WESTSIDE J27 11:16PM

Hundreds March Long Beach to Compton to Protest Los Angeles Sheriff Murder of Noel Aguilar J27 11:14PM

Bernie Sanders at The 2016 Rose Bowl Parade J27 4:25PM

Bernie Sanders at The 2016 Rose Bowl Parade. J27 3:54PM

Vigil for O'Day, Helen, Barry, and Carol-Ann Short, killed by racist terrorists in Fontana J25 8:55PM

More Local News...

Other/Breaking News

The Shortwave Report 05/06/16 Listen Globally! M05 5:28PM

Fbi are quite the murderous cowards M05 1:36PM

TTIP and CETA Must Be Prevented M05 11:48AM

Hostel World www.hostelworld.com Reports Travelers To FBI M05 3:31AM

Paraphysique de la société du plagiat M04 10:42PM

The Push to Make Sanders the Green Party's Candidate M04 5:49AM

Jesuit Priest And War Resister On Ethical Imperative of Vegetarianism M03 7:05AM

Paraphysique du confusionnisme et de l'amalgamisme M02 10:49PM

Sleep: "Nature's soft nurse" M02 8:23PM

Chernobyl + 30 M02 4:05PM

Donald J. Trump is Pissing on America and About to Flush us into the Toilet! M02 12:06PM

Five myths about tax havens M02 6:16AM

Tectonique d'embrasement neuronal M01 12:53AM

Philippines: Duterte tells CHR, women's groups: Go to hell! A30 8:40PM

Losing the drug war ... idiots A30 1:04PM

Deux mille trente, 2030 A29 6:02AM

A police state USA, unfettered by moral / legal constraints A28 8:26PM

The Shortwave Report 04/29/16 Listen Globally! A28 5:40PM

Iowa Republican Senator Grassley And Methods Of Chicken Murder In the US A28 6:35AM

From the Constitutional State to the Security State A28 4:40AM

La CNT et les anarchistes A27 10:48PM

Examples of fbi/police/DA/AG subversion of laws A27 2:14PM

No To Ohio Senator Portman Who Wants Hunting In National Park A27 10:50AM

A Tribute To The Imprisoned A27 5:00AM

Video: Founding Fathers, Hip Hop, 1 hr 25 min A26 2:33PM

Hillary's Guns, Hillary's Consequences A26 1:34PM

Kuwaiti Business man causht in al qaeda plot A26 12:00PM

Community organizing A26 8:02AM

More Breaking News...
© 2000-2003 Los Angeles Independent Media Center. Unless otherwise stated by the author, all content is free for non-commercial reuse, reprint, and rebroadcast, on the net and elsewhere. Opinions are those of the contributors and are not necessarily endorsed by the Los Angeles Independent Media Center. Running sf-active v0.9.4 Disclaimer | Privacy