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Line going out the door to speak about Mayor Quan's Port Appointments #oakmtg
Arnie Fields calls Mayor Quan ” a crook and the queen of blight,” before Larry Reid has him escorted out. #oakmtg
Crowds milling around outside the main chamber. among the 454 speakers tonight? #oakmtg
Mayor Quan honoring members of Youth Radio. #oakmtg
Both levels of the chambers are filling up. others are headed to overflow room #oakmtg
speakers continue to address themes of police brutality, crowd presence remains peaceful
about 200 people at 14th and broadway, low profile presence, protesters speaking about police brutality
ac transit says downtown oak bus lines closed as protesters almost arrive at city center #oscargrant
at least 2 protesters arrested, reason unknown. marchers embarking on downtown Oakland
police continue to escort protesters down international (at 17th) blvd toward downtown in a peaceful march
peaceful march continues, accompanied by brass liberation orchestra, at 24th and international.
peaceful descent down international blvd continues, about 300 people here
marchers descend onto international blvd, peaceful walking and chanting, escorted by police
Oscar grant's daughter stands in front of the crowd as jack Bryson asks the crowd to not forget her #TwitPict
Police officers searching for a bank robber check the alleyway near an apartment building before deeming it safe to enter. Photo by Nicole Jones.
Without funds Measure L would've provided, teacher's union members must decide whether to reject OUSD contract.
Jean Quan is giving a press conference outside of city hall now. #Oakland #mayor
arrestees lined up singled file ready to board alameda county sheriff #TwitPict
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