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November 24, 2011 at 4:13 PM

Occupy Seattle occupies Thanksgiving

About 50 Occupy Seattle protesters gathered at a soggy Gas Works Park on Thursday afternoon to take stock of their movement while enjoying a traditional Thanksgiving meal. The protesters shared memories, planned future events and debated strategies (including where they might move next after the Seattle Central Community College board voted Wednesday to evict them from…


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November 18, 2011 at 1:27 PM

Dorli Rainey leads protest against 'police violence'

Dorli Rainey, 84, has become an international celebrity after being pepper-sprayed during a march on Tuesday during an Occupy Seattle march. Here she moves to embrace Jennifer Fox, right, who was also sprayed during the protest. (Photo by Alan Berner / The Seattle Times) About 30 Occupy Seattle demonstrators, included an 84-year-old woman…


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November 18, 2011 at 12:46 PM

An awkward soundbite from the Working Washington rally

Occupy Seattle is marching from Seattle Central Community College to police headquarters on Fifth Avenue downtown, to protest “police violence.” Organizers expect to arrive about 1 p.m. for speeches, including an appearance by 84-year-old Dorli Rainey, who was pepper sprayed near Westlake Center on Tuesday night, and became famous when a Seattle P-I photo spread worldwide. She…


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