‘Occupy Oakland’ Calls For General Strike

Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
An Occupy Oakland protester poses with peace signs in front of police officers as the police move on to disperse protesters near the Oakland City Hall on on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2011. (Photo by Kimihiro Hoshino/AFP/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Police officers form a line to disperse the Occupy Oakland protesters who barricaded themselves on a street near the Oakland City Hall. (Photo by Kimihiro Hoshino/AFP/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
The Occupy Oakland protesters set a fire on trash to make a barricade as police officers form a line to disperse the protesters early Thursday, Nov. 3, 2011. (Photo by Kimihiro Hoshino/AFP/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
The Occupy Oakland protesters attempt to put out a fire on trash on November 3, 2011 in Oakland, California. AFP Photo/ Kimihiro Hoshino (Photo credit should read KIMIHIRO HOSHINO/AFP/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Protesters climb on a truck at the Port of Oakland during Occupy Oakland's general strike on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011 (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Protestors stand on trucks at the Port of Oakland during Occupy Oakland's general strike on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
A demonstrator with the Occupy movement marches on the Port of Oakland on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011. (Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Demonstrators with the Occupy movement stand on a truck at the Port of Oakland on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011. Tens of thousands of protestors have marched to the Port of Oakland for a general strike organized by Occupy Oakland. Port operations shut down for the evening. (Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
A masked Occupy Oakland protester smashes a window at a Wells Fargo Bank in Oakland during a citywide general strike on Wedneday, Nov. 2, 2011. (Photo by Kimihiro Hoshin/AFP/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Protesters run by a defaced sign at a Wells Fargo Bank during Occupy Oakland's general strike on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
A man talks with a worker inside an office at the Clorox building where a group of anarchists broke windows during Occupy Oakland's general strike on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
A woman looks into an office at the Clorox building where a group of anarchists broke windows during Occupy Oakland's general strike on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Anarchists paint the windows of a supermarket during an Occupy demonstration on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011 in Oakland. The group called for a general strike Wednesday, and planned to march on the city's port later in the day. (Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
An anarchist spray paints a bank during an Occupy demonstration on Wednesday, Nov., 2011 in Oakland. The group called for a general strike Wednesday, and planned to march on the city's port later in the day. (Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)
Oakland protesters to shut down the city as they call for a citywide general strike on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011. (Photo by Kimihiro Hoshino/AFP/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Ibrahim Price shouts as he marches in Oakland with other Occupy Oakland protesters to shut down the city as they call for a citywide general strike on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011. (Photo by Kimihiro Hoshino/AFP/Getty Images)
Oakland protesters to shut down the city as they call for a citywide general strike on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011. (Photo by Kimihiro Hoshino/AFP/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
An anti-violence message is placed on a smashed window after Occupy Oakland protesters damaged a Chase Bank branch in downtown Oakland during a citywide general strike on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011. (Photo by Kimihiro Hoshino/AFP/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 2: Demonstrators with the Occupy movement gather November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. The group called for a general strike today, and planned to march on the city's port later in the day. (Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 02: A protestor holds a sign as she demonstrates during Occupy Oakland's general strike on November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. Thousands of protestors have taken to the streets for a general strike organized by Occupy Oakland. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 02: Protestors hold signs as they block the entrance to a CitiBank office during Occupy Oakland's general strike demonstration on November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. Thousands of protestors have taken to the streets for a general strike organized by Occupy Oakland. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 2: Demonstrators with the Occupy movement gather November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. The group called for a general strike today, and planned to march on the city's port later in the day. (Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 2: A demonstrator with the Occupy movement holds a sign November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. The group called for a general strike today, and planned to march on the city's port later in the day. (Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 2: Demonstrators with the Occupy movement place a sign in the door of a bank November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. The group called for a general strike today, and planned to march on the city's port later in the day. (Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 2: Demonstrators with the Occupy movement gather in front of the state building November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. The group called for a general strike today, and planned to march on the city's port later in the day. (Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 2: Demonstrators with the Occupy movement are seen reflected in a sign November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. The group called for a general strike today, and planned to march on the city's port later in the day. (Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 2: A demonstrator with the Occupy movement stands in front of a bank November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. The group called for a general strike today, and planned to march on the city's port later in the day. (Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 2: A child makes a sign during an Occupy movement march November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. The group called for a general strike today, and planned to march on the city's port later in the day. (Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 2: Demonstrators with the Occupy movement gather November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. The group called for a general strike today, and planned to march on the city's port later in the day. (Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 02: A sign is posted on a tent at the Occupy Oakland encampment on November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. Thousands of protestors have taken to the streets for a general strike organized by Occupy Oakland. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 02: Protestors hold signs as they demonstrate during Occupy Oakland's general strike on November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. Thousands of protestors have taken to the streets for a general strike organized by Occupy Oakland. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 02: A sign hangs in the window of a Men's Wearhouse store in solidarity with Occupy Oakland's general strike on November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. Thousands of protestors have taken to the streets for a general strike organized by Occupy Oakland. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 02: People look out of office windows overlooking the Occupy Oakland's general strike demonstration on November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. Thousands of protestors have taken to the streets for a general strike organized by Occupy Oakland. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 02: Protestors cheer as they demonstrate during Occupy Oakland's general strike on November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. Thousands of protestors have taken to the streets for a general strike organized by Occupy Oakland. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 02: A protestor makes a sign as he demonstrates during Occupy Oakland's general strike on November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. Thousands of protestors have taken to the streets for a general strike organized by Occupy Oakland. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 02: A protestor carries a sign as she demonstrates during Occupy Oakland's general strike on November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. Thousands of protestors have taken to the streets for a general strike organized by Occupy Oakland. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike
OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 02: A protestor holds signs as she demonstrates during Occupy Oakland's general strike on November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. Thousands of protestors have taken to the streets for a general strike organized by Occupy Oakland. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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One Comment

  1. Finn Gjerdrum says:

    I’m behind Occupy Wallstreet, but what outcome do they expect? A new Civil War, the Congress making changes, or what? Doesn’t seem that there is much to it rather than protesting.

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