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Oscar Grant March, Oakland, 1/7/09: short video clips
by dave id
Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 6:46 PM
Just after 5pm, a group of several hundred protesters left the rally for Oscar Grant at Fruitvale BART station and headed up International Blvd towards downtown Oakland.
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This short video ends before the march cut over at 9th Ave to East 12th Street, still heading toward downtown. At Lake Merritt, the group cut through a Henry J. Kaiser parking lot access road, heading towards Laney College and the Lake Merritt BART station. Not long after passing Lake Merritt BART, a goup of people attacked a police car, riot cops released tear gas on the march, and hours of stand-offs with police, and cat and mouse through the streets of Oakland, began.

Short video clips from the rally before this march can be found at http://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2009/01/08/18560001.php.
§Oscar Grant March from Fruitvale BART, Oakland, 1/7/09: photos
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 8:39 PM
Photos from march here: