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Tag: Occupy Tacoma


Occupy Tacoma plans Saturday march

It may not be as big or visible as groups in other cities, but a core group of Occupy Tacoma protesters have been keeping the movement alive this week with small gatherings at First United Methodist Church. They hope others will joint them for a march Saturday from Hilltop to Downtown Tacoma.

“A working group was formed to develop a mission statement,” according to a press release from the group. “Meanwhile, all agreed they were in solidarity with Occupy Wall Street and wanted to bring their concerns to their neighbors in Tacoma/Pierce County. A major issue of concern is corporate greed

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