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More than 1,000 Occupy protesters block western shipping ports in California, Oregon and Washington

December 13, 2011 by legitgov ShareThis More than 1,000 Occupy protesters block western shipping ports in California, Oregon and Washington –‘Shutdown Wall Street on the Waterfront’ protesters hoped to cut into profits of corporations that run docks 13 Dec 2011… (READ MORE)

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Occupy protesters disrupt ports across US west coast

More than 1,000 Occupy Wall Street protesters blocked cargo trucks at busy US west coast ports on Monday, forcing some shipping terminals in Oakland, California, Portland, Oregon, and Washington state to halt operations. While the protests attracted far fewer people… (READ MORE)

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Occupy aims to shut down West Coast ports

4.01pm: Longshoremen at the Longview port have gone home for the day after an Occupy demonstration at the port, according to AP. The ongoing battle between Longview port terminal owners EGT and the International Longshore Workers Union is the main… (READ MORE)

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