Monthly Archives: October 2011

Cristia Gonzalez debriefing on today’s #cause2012 conference #latism

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Carol, a student, asking about the White House’ position on the Dream Act. #latism #cause2012

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Juan Sepulveda from the White House via Skype! #latism #cause2012

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Representative Lois Capps at the #Cause2012 conference! #latism

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Breakout session on using social media for campaigns. Great group! #latism #cause2012

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At the SEIU 721 Family Picnic- ran into the 1%! #faireconomy

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Ventura County Activated Behind #OccupyVentura Movement

In July, I marched down Main Street in Ventura with my SEIU Local 721 brothers and sisters as part of the Ventura County Fair Parade. We chanted about good jobs for the economy and about economic fairness. Crickets. The message was still new. Blame overpaid executives and a system that only rewards the rich?

Fast forward to yesterday’s #OccupyVentura march and demonstrations and there was a very different scene. Children, young adults, and old activists where there with hand made signs in tow. Over one hundred strong, by my estimation. Continue reading

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About 100 #OccupyVentura demonstrators outside Bank of America on Main St. #ows

The Occupy Ventura crowd of a about 100 approached Bank of America about 1pm.  The bank was supposed to close at 2pm but when I looked at 1:10pm it was pretty closed. No one went in or out and there … Continue reading

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Jobs – Not Cuts. At #OccupyVentura march #ows

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#OccupyVentura demonstration on Main St. – Folks of all ages #OWS #Occupywallstreet

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