imc indymedia

Los Angeles Indymedia : Activist News

white themeblack themered themetheme help
About Us Contact Us Subscribe Calendar Publish RSS
Tell the NSA: StopWatching.US

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 - json version - email this article - view hidden posts - tags and related articles
link:

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

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

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

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



Freenet/Sone comments box:

This is a comment system called babcom, which is a decentralized, anonymous, encrypted, troll-resistant, comment system that runs atop Freenet. These comments are not stored on this IMC server - they exist in the Freenet cloud, and you must be running Freenet and Sone to see the comments. Install Freenet and try it out.

Use Node:

⚙ Babcom is trying to load the comments ⚙

This textbox will disappear when the comments have been loaded.

If the box below shows an error-page, you need to install Freenet with the Sone-Plugin or set the node-path to your freenet node and click the Reload Comments button (or return).

If you see something like Invalid key: java.net.MalformedURLException: There is no @ in that URI! (Sone/search.html), you need to setup Sone and the Web of Trust

If you had Javascript enabled, you would see comments for this page instead of the Sone page of the sites author.

Note: To make a comment which isn’t a reply visible to others here, include the red link below somewhere in the comment text.

Add this link to the comment:

Local News

New ID Verification Feature on this Site O21 1:06AM

Sierra Club endorses activists for Water Board O20 2:02PM

INDY has been hijacked or sold? to commentators ? O17 9:58AM

Columbus Day Protest, Downtown L.A. O14 4:44PM

Demonstration in Los Angeles: In Solidarity with Kobani O11 12:23PM

Voters Rally Against Proposition 1 Outside the Beverly Hills Mansion of Water Barons O03 5:35AM

The Uber-fication of the Democratic Party O01 2:16AM

More Local News...

Other/Breaking News

US Army Withheld Promise From Germany Not To Weaponize Ebola Samples O22 2:18PM

Beware The Twilight O21 3:18PM

Turkey Murders Press TV Reporter Serena Shim O21 12:57PM

Stop Circus Animal Suffering – Protestors Urge Audiences to Shun the Wild Animal Circus O21 12:13PM

Ohio State Treasurer Josh Mandel Invested 47 Million In Israel Bonds Without Permission of O21 6:40AM

Fatal encounter: Jennifer Laude meets US Marine Corps O21 4:32AM

Kiev War Crimes O21 3:51AM

S&P 500 Companies Spend 95% of Profits on Buybacks and Payouts O20 6:09PM

Sahaja Samadhi Avastha O20 4:50PM

Sino/Russian Alliance Challenges West O20 1:54PM

Stop Circus Animal Suffering – Protestors Urge Audiences to Shun the Wild Animal Circus O20 12:30PM

Whitewashing Kiev Mass Murder O20 9:36AM

Chief Justice Nathan Hecht, Texecutioner, Is Facing The Voters O20 9:25AM

A Planner Of Saddam Hussein's Illegal Execution Running For North Carolina Supreme Court O20 8:17AM

No Redistribution Without the Social State O20 4:37AM

Ukrainian-Style Democracy O20 3:42AM

L'humain et les artilects O20 2:19AM

Dead-End US/Russian Relations O19 1:21PM

Killers, torturers and the new recommended registry for them O19 12:54PM

The Mysterious Plane Crashes Of Opponents Of Unregulated Capitalism & Republic Candidates O19 11:14AM

We're All Palestinians O19 9:01AM

Russia: On the Right Side of History O19 4:20AM

Shoot the Messenger: Blame the Victim O18 3:19PM

Israel's Bloodstained Hands O18 1:25PM

Jury draft can cause military draft O18 11:05AM

Reinvented Scoundrel Media History O18 9:55AM

ich bins der panitz walter timo O18 7:26AM

Stanley L. Cohen: Guilty of Doing His Job Honorably O18 5:38AM

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