May Day General Strike at Occupy Oakland — Oscar Grant Plaza (aka Frank Ogawa Plaza) in downtown Oakland, CA.
After a standoff with the Oakland Police May Day Occupy Oakland protestors retreat to OGP and protest through song — a protestor speaks directly into the camera.
Speakers at the May Day Occupy Oakland rally:
On November 2, 2011 Occupy Oakland initiated a General Strike to protest social injustice, widespread financial mismanagement and corporate greed. “We Are the 99%”
Angela Davis inspired the crowd at the Occupy Oakland General Strike on 11/2/11.
Boots Riley speaks to the masses at the Port of Oakland during the Occupy Oakland General Strike on November 2, 2011.