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Oakland, CA: General strike closes port, downtown businesses

November 5, 2011

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from:http://waronsociety.noblogs.org/post/2011/11/04/oakland-ca-general-strike-closes-port-downtown-businesses/ On November 2nd, in the first general strike in the US since 1946, which was organized on a wildcat level within the space of a single week after it was called for by a general assembly of 2,000 at Occupy Oakland, much of downtown and the major shipping port were shut down. By the […]