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

More than 1,000 Occupy protesters block western shipping ports in California, Oregon and Washington
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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 More than 1,000 Occupy Wall Street protesters blocked cargo trucks at busy West Coast ports Monday, forcing some shipping terminals in Oakland, Calif., Portland, Ore., and Longview, Wash., to halt operations. While the protests attracted far fewer people than the 10,000 who turned out Nov. 2 to shut down Oakland’s port, organizers declared victory and promised more demonstrations to come.

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