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Jean Quan

Oakland Police and “Occupiers” Clash Again

November 3, 2011

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan set these events into motion by treating her city’s “Occupiers” with kid gloves after they rioted last week: Luckily, no one was killed, but a few protesters and police were injured.  Some protesters broke into buildings and began setting fires, so the police had no choice but to respond with tear [...]

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Oakland’s Mayor Appeases Occupiers

October 28, 2011

The Occupy movement conjures up many images:  grungy libs, animus against police (including car poo), mass arrests, ACORN‘s murky involvement, and people demanding the property of others be given to them. When a full-fledged Occupier riot broke out in Oakland the other night the police came out and cleaned up the streets, dispersing the mob.  [...]

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