Occupy Portland

Our Dreams Don’t Fit in Their Ballot Boxes! No to austerity! Yes to reclaiming our communities! Occupy Portland and Portland Action Lab invite all people to participate in a national call to action to say No to Austerity and Yes Read more...
The first full-length known documentary on the bioregional movement happening in Cascadia is making its Portland premier... Read more...
Twenty-eight arrests have been confirmed Sunday night during the ongoing Occupy National Gathering in Philadelphia, after a small, impromptu march followed the closing of Franklin Square where most of the gathering's activities have been centered. Two of the people arrested were livestreamers, Jesse Hadden of Occupy Portland and “Cowboy Mike” of Occupy Philly. Two of the people arrested were also medics. Read more...
On May 24th, Occupy Portland along with local Union supporters, ex-postal workers, and community members rallied at Terry Schrunk Plaza and marched to the University Station Post Office where 10 activists Occupied inside up to and after closing in protest of cuts. Police arrested the 10 peaceably. Read more...
Judge dismisses charges against 30 members of Occupy ... Read more...

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The infamous superlobby/moneyed conservative front group ALEC (American Legislative Exchange Council) counts hundreds of corporations among its membership, including UPS, Wal-Mart, Time Warner Cable, United Healthcare and Monsanto, among many others. On February 29, dubbed Shut Down the Corporations day, Occupy Portland was determined to haunt them all. Watch this video and slip into the May Day mindset. Read more...
A short promotional video from Tom Morello for the Occupy movement's May 1st General Strike. Read more...
Occupy Portland Raised 'ALEC' Awareness... Read more...
Today, Wed. Feb. 29th, Occupiers in New York, Oakland, Mexico City, and over 80 other cities will take part in a coordinated National Day of Action to Shut Down the Corporations. Occupations have been preparing a variety of decentralized Read more...
On February 29th, Occupy Portland calls for a national day of non-violent direct action challenge society's obsession with profit and greed by shutting down the corporations. We are rejecting a society that does not allow us control of our Read more...