Video captures Black-led, multiracial shut down at Oakland Police Department
Video features interviews with organizers and high-quality footage from action
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On Monday, Dec 15th 2014, members of newly organized all-Black groups, including The Blackout Collective, #BlackBrunch and #BlackLivesMatter, joined with Asian allies in #Asians4BlackLives group and white allies in the Bay Area Solidarity Action Team to lead an occupation of the Oakland Police Department and demand an end to the war on Black people in Oakland and everywhere. Approximately 50 people participated in the action and were joined by a crowd of around 200 supporters.
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HT: Scot Nakagawa at Race Files and baysolidarity.wordpress.com