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Occupy DC sees first mass arrest as other sites continue to dwindle | guardian.co.uk

Thirty-one people were arrested at the Occupy site in Washington, DC during a nine-hour standoff over the weekend, after protesters refused to dismantle a wooden structure they had erected. Police also arrested several other protesters in Nashville, Tennessee and Portland, Oregon. It was the first case of mass arrests at McPherson Square, in Washington, DC, according to the Associated Press. ...

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Veterans for Peace, Iraq Veterans Against the War convene in Portland | OregonLive.com

More than 300 military veterans will convene in Portland this week for the annual conventions of Veterans for Peace and Iraq Veterans Against the War, two groups that oppose America’s wars. They will discuss a variety of topics, from post-traumatic stress disorder to efforts to free Bradley Manning, the former military intelligence analyst in prison following accusations by the government ...

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