Sunday, October 30, 2011
Occupy Wall Street..."General Strike" slated for Wednesday in Oakland! November 2nd!
After a week of frenzied protests and skirmishes with the police in front of Oakland City Hall (sparked by violence on occasion) the "Occupy Wall Street" chapter is calling for a widespread "General Strike" on Wednesday (November 2nd).
According to sources, protesters are knocking on doors of local business and labor unions urging workers not to clock in at their place of employment in a show of solidarity for the movement gaining momentum around the Nation.
A spokesperson for the union that represents teachers has pledged their support as of press time.
"We are part of the 99%," the teacher asserted in a public statement to the media.
Stay posted for updates!