SWAT Team Raids Occupy Organizers’ Apartment in Seattle

By: Wednesday July 11, 2012 8:00 am

Early in the morning, on July 10, a SWAT team from the Seattle police department raided an apartment where organizers from the Occupy movement have been living. A warrant shown to the four people that were sleeping in the apartment at the time indicated the police were looking for “anarchist materials” and the raid was part of an ongoing investigation into militant action that Occupy engaged in on May Day.


84-Year Old Woman Tells Her Story of Being Pepper Sprayed, Saved by Veteran at Occupy Seattle Protest

By: Thursday November 17, 2011 9:40 am

Dorli Rainey, 84, was on her way to what she calls a “boring” Transportation Meeting when she saw helicopters flying around. She thought they were out for a nearby Occupy Seattle action and headed to the scene. Rainey joined Occupy Seattle for a demonstration and ended up being pepper-sprayed.

She appeared on “Countdown” with Keith Olbermann last night and told her story.

What to Do When the Media Says a Protester Attacked a Cop

By: Sunday October 23, 2011 8:35 am

Remember Mr. Media, anyone can go to a protest — even people who want to cause violence and discredit the movement or are simply working out their daddy issues on TV.

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