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Tag Results for "Occupy Oakland"

Where Do Immigrants Stand on The Occupy Movement

Although immigrants have not had a very strong presence in the Occupy movement, one man -- Francisco "Pancho" Ramos Stierle – captivated the attention of Latino media across the country. The 36-year-old was arrested last month as part of the Occupy Oakland protest and faced possible deportation as a result of his immigration status. continue reading »

Hispanic Occupy Oakland Protester Arrested, Faces Deportation

Francisco “Pancho” Ramos-Stierle was arrested as he was sitting in silent, non-violent protest against the deep inequality that pervades our society and affects so many Latinos and immigrants. continue reading »

Occupy Wall Street Doesn’t Draw Much Interest in Latin America

It’s a paradox that the only foreign-language kiosk set-up in Zuccotti Park, the site that has been “occupied” by Occupy Wall Street is for Spanish-language information, when, throughout Latin America, the movement has met with little enthusiasm. continue reading »