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5/24 SBC Strikers March and Rally in Oakland
by upton sinclair (irlandeso [at] riseup.net)
Monday May 24th, 2004 7:01 PM
The following is a reportback from the SBC striker march and rally on 5/24. Starting at the SBC substation on 545 Grand Ave and then marching to meet up with more SBC strikers at the SBC offices on Webster.
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§SBC Workers Cruising by to the rally
by upton sinclair (irlandeso [at] riseup.net) Monday May 24th, 2004 7:01 PM
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SBC building is in the background
§Hang Up on Greed
by upton sinclair (irlandeso [at] riseup.net) Monday May 24th, 2004 7:01 PM
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Strikers waiting to cross Telegraph ave. SBC building is in the background, and is the destination of the strikers march from 545 Grand Ave.
§Stop Corporate Greed
by upton sinclair (irlandeso [at] riseup.net) Monday May 24th, 2004 7:01 PM
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Still marching down Grand...
§CWA local 9415 on the move...
by upton sinclair (irlandeso [at] riseup.net) Monday May 24th, 2004 7:01 PM
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§Share the Wealth!!
by upton sinclair (irlandeso [at] riseup.net) Monday May 24th, 2004 7:01 PM
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pic of rally at SBC offices on Webster ave in downtown Oakland.
§Who lets the dogs out?
by upton sinclair (irlandeso [at] riseup.net) Monday May 24th, 2004 7:01 PM
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Strikers dog licking it's chops at the prospect of biting into a scab or taking a bite out of corporate crime!!
§Phone workers on strike
by upton sinclair (irlandeso [at] riseup.net) Monday May 24th, 2004 7:01 PM
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Another pic of the rally on Webster
§All Power to the Workers!!
by upton sinclair (irlandeso [at] riseup.net) Monday May 24th, 2004 7:01 PM
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SBC strikers lead chants and keep the energy of the crowd up with their energy.
§Picketlines become congolines at times
by upton sinclair (irlandeso [at] riseup.net) Monday May 24th, 2004 7:01 PM
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It was difficult to capture in a picture.
§SBC strikers got the beat
by upton sinclair (irlandeso [at] riseup.net) Monday May 24th, 2004 7:01 PM
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§SBC strikers keeping the beat
by upton sinclair (irlandeso [at] riseup.net) Monday May 24th, 2004 7:01 PM
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Rumor has it that CNA staff members arrived to the rally and picketlines around 4pm, and plenty of other union folks attended other rallies and picketlines throughout the greater SF Bay Area.

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