BY Staff | Minneapolis, MN | 10/11/12
On Oct. 7 over 200 people joined a Minneapolis anti-war protest to mark the anniversary of the start of the war on Afghanistan with a call for an end to war and for the troops to be brought home.
BY Staff | Minneapolis, MN | 7/31/12
The Minnesota Occupy movement won a victory in their battle against the Minneapolis city attorney’s office, July 30.
BY Staff | Minneapolis, MN | 4/09/12
About 100 rallied in front of City Hall here, April 9, and then occupied the office of Mayor R.T. Rybak, demanding a public meeting with the mayor in response to the April 7 police attack on occupiers.
BY Kelly O'Brien | Minneapolis, MN | 2/08/12
More than 75 people rallied here, Feb. 3, as a part of the National Day of Protest against the provision of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that allows for indefinite detention without trial.
BY Staff | Minneapolis, MN | 12/23/11
More than 50 people jointed a Dec. 23 picket line here, at the Obama campaign headquarters, to demand the President veto the National Defense Authorization act, which contains provisions that allow indefinite detention without trial. The protest was organized by Occupy Minneapolis and local anti-war groups.
BY Jess Sundin | Minneapolis, MN | 12/14/11
About a dozen people from Occupy MN/Minneapolis interrupted a Hennepin County Commissioners Board meeting Dec. 13, demanding an end to county attacks on the Occupy movement and the People's Plaza.
BY Staff | Minneapolis, MN | 12/12/11
About 100 supporters and participants of Occupy Minneapolis gathered at People’s Plaza here, Dec. 11.
BY Brad Sigal | Minneapolis, MN | 12/09/11
On Dec. 6, a national day of action for occupying foreclosed homes, more than 100 people rallied here in front of Bobby Hull’s house at 3712 Columbus Avenue. They announced the start of an occupation of his home to prevent US Bank from kicking Hull and his family out of their home.
BY Staff | Minneapolis, MN | 12/07/11
Supporters of Occupy Minneapolis rallied here Dec. 6 to protest this morning’s raid by Hennepin County Sherriff. They vowed to continue the struggle.
BY Staff | Minneapolis, MN | 12/03/11
Occupy Minneapolis won a real victory, Dec. 2, when Hennepin County Sheriffs and security guards were forced to abandon their plans to remove the possessions of occupiers, including tarps, bedding, tables, chairs, signs and banners from People’s Plaza.