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BY staff | Chicago, IL | 10/23/11
Registered nurses from across the U.S. today condemned Chicago Mayor Rahm Emmanuel for his decision to arrest nurse volunteers, as well as peaceful protesters, in a late night crackdown, Oct. 22 at the Occupy Chicago protest.
BY Linden Gawboy | Minneapolis, MN | 10/15/11
At this writing, dozens are risking arrest to defend protesters’ rights to have safe and warm shelter for overnight stays at Occupy Minnesota.
BY staff | Boston, MA | 10/15/11
Many of the 141 arrested on October 11 were brutalized or later mistreated in police custody, but later released on civil charges.
BY Chris Getowicz | Minneapolis, MN | 10/15/11
Over 50 students from around the state gathered at the Occupy Minnesota site here, Oct. 13. They came together to speak to the struggles of students burdened by crippling debts, challenged by inequalities and struggling to get an education in a system corrupted by corporate interests.
BY Mike Gold | Milwaukee, WI | 10/15/11
More than 3000 people marched here, Oct. 15, as a part of the Occupy movement, which began about a month ago on Wall Street in New York.
BY staff | Milwaukee, WI | 10/13/11
About 75 protesters rallied outside of U.S. Senator Ron Johnson’s office at the Federal Courthouse here.
BY staff | United States | 10/05/11
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following resolution from the 72nd National UE Convention, held Sept. 25-29. The resolution condemns the FBI and grand jury repression aimed at anti-war, labor and international solidarity activists and urges support for the Committee to Stop FBI Repression.
BY Jared Hamil | Tampa, FL | 10/02/11
50 people rallied in support of union postal workers outside U.S. Representative Kathy Castor's office, Sept. 27.
BY Peter Shapiro | United States | 9/20/11
My local newspaper chose a strange way to honor workers on Labor Day. On page one, they printed a New York Times story warning that, thanks to its “generous labor contracts,” the U.S. Postal Service is about to go out of business.
BY Letter Carriers Union, Golden Gate Branch 214 | United States | 9/08/11
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following resolution to save the public postal service by the Letter Carriers Union, Golden Gate Branch 214.
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