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Occupy D.C. Protesters Standing Their Ground Despite Notices To Move

Occupy D.C. protesters defied a deadline that said as of noon Monday they could no longer camp or sleep at McPherson Square and Freedom Plaza in Washington, D.C.

01/30/2012

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Occupy Baltimore Protesters Rally Outside City Hall

Occupy Baltimore protesters are rallying Friday night with a demonstration near City Hall. This comes days after the group clashed with police.

01/20/2012

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Occupy Baltimore Protesters Vow To Continue Despite 6 Arrests

Showdown. Occupy Baltimore protesters could be in for another clash with police over a proposed youth jail. Occupy Baltimore is gathering again on East Monument Street, after six arrests there just 24 hours ago.

01/17/2012

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Occupy Baltimore Protesters Arrested Outside Proposed Juvenile Detention Center

Occupy Baltimore protesters arrested. Police take action as demonstrators try to take over the site of a proposed youth jail facility.

01/16/2012

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Protest Fast For 3 ‘Occupy The Vote DC’ Members

Three members of a protest group calling itself “Occupy the Vote D.C.” say they are embarking on a hunger strike to publicize long-standing demands for full voting rights for residents of the nation’s capital.

12/09/2011

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Occupy Baltimore Marches With Community Groups Demanding Jobs

Occupy Wall Street is two months old, and Thursday night, protesters in Baltimore made a strong showing for the 99 percent.

11/17/2011

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Target Employees Protest Store’s Extended Black Friday Hours

More than 100,000 people are taking a stand against one of the nation’s biggest retailers. Target employees say their Thanksgiving will be ruined because of the store’s Black Friday hours.

11/16/2011

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Peaceful Protests Continue At Occupy Baltimore In McKeldin Square

Around 50 protesters are into the second week of peaceful protest by camping in a small park right across from the Inner Harbor.

10/20/2011

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Freelancer Heard On NPR Stations Fired For Protest

A freelance radio host was fired from a documentary program that airs on NPR affiliates after she became a spokeswoman for a Washington protest because her producers believed she violated the public radio network’s code of ethics, the host said Thursday.

10/20/2011

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Occupy Baltimore Applies For Permit, Waits

Occupy Baltimore applied for a permit for a square near the Inner Harbor last week, but the application is still under review.

10/19/2011

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Baltimore City Council May Repeal Beverage Tax

The Baltimore City Council is considering something you don’t often hear about these days– repealing a tax. The 2-cent beverage tax imposed 14 months ago is under review.

10/13/2011

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D.C. Museum Closed After Protest; Pepper Spray Used

The National Air and Space Museum in Washington was closed Saturday after anti-war demonstrators swarmed the building to protest a drone exhibit and security guards used pepper spray to repel them, sickening a number of protesters.

10/08/2011

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