9:46am

Thu February 2, 2012
Politics

Today on Your Call: The future of Occupied Oakland

On today's Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about the protests in Oakland, which resulted in 400 arrests. With tensions escalating between the police and the protesters, some people are questioning the direction the occupy movement is taking. So what happened during the latest Occupy Oakland demonstration? Join us at 10 or email feedback@yourcallradio.org. How is the Occupy movement responding to the recent wave of violence? And what's next? It's Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

Guests:

Kazu Haga, an Oakland-based Kingian Nonviolence trainer

Gavin Aronsen, a writer with Mother Jones and the managing editor of the central Iowa-based Ames Progressive

Ali Winston, freelance reporter 

Spencer Mills, an Occupy Oakland protester and a citizen journalist

Web Resources:

Kazu Haga, Occupy Oakland: A Fitting Name?

Gavin Aronsen, Mother Jones: Journalists—Myself Included—Swept Up in Mass Arrest at Occupy Oakland

Osha Neumann, the Daily Planet: Occupy Oakland: Are We Being Childish?

 

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