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|Rally to Defend Schools - Lakeview Sit-In Raided by Police Early this Morning|
|Date||Tuesday July 03|
|Time||5:00 PM - 7:00 PM|
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|Lakeview Elementary School, 746 Grand Ave., Oakland -- Kitty-corner from the Grand Lake Theatre.|
Lakeview Sit-In Raided by Police in Early Morning; Rally Called to Defend Schools
by Save Oakland Schools
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 3, 2012
LAKEVIEW PEOPLE'S SCHOOL RAIDED BY POLICE
Lakeview Sit-In Raided in Late-Night Police Action
Oakland, CA---At 4am on Tuesday, July 3rd, at 4:00am more than ten Oakland Unified School District police arrived at Lakeview Elementary and a few minutes later ordered the group of parents, teachers, and community organizers there to leave. The group had been sitting in there for 17 days, while conducting a popular People's School for Public Education at Lakeview Elementary to protest elementary school closures in Oakland.
Two people were arrested. A parent & former Lakeview student were cited and released.
Rally at Lakeview: 5pm today!
Oakland Police Raid Lakeview Elementary Occupation. Threaten To Use Chemical Weapons On Children
Police are apparently ticketing anyone who tries to take their picture at the school!