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‘Occupy Oly’ to resist; Gregoire explains eviction

Post by Brad Shannon / The Olympian on Dec. 15, 2011 at 3:22 pm with No Comments »
December 15, 2011 3:29 pm

Gov. Chris Gregoire said today “it is time” to clear Heritage Park of the “Occupy Olympia protest encampment and the two-month protest. But advocates of the protests who say they are highlighting economic inequality in the United States say they will push back with a march at 4 p.m. today against a state order to vacate the park by 12:01 a.m. tomorrow [Friday].

A statement from Occupy’s unnamed “media team” says a 4 p.m. march and 10 p.m. assembly are planned “for camp defense and witness.”

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