On Sunday, protesters hoping to address the Saturday night mass arrests in Oakland, CA, marched to the Rampart Police Station from MacArthur Park in Los Angeles. Anywhere from 300-400 Occupy Oakland protesters were arrested following an attempt by members to turn an abandoned building into a community center.
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A 63-year-old chaplain of Southern California was forcibly evicted from her home on Thursday morning when the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s forced her door open and removed all inside, including a dozen or so occupiers who had spent the night inside, defending the home.
Close to 5 thousand protesters from across California showed up to the Rose Parade to march in the occupier’s People Parade. The protesters were mostly greeted by spectators with a few disapproving of their presence in the parade. Cindy Sheehan headlined the protest as the People’s Grand Marshall. No one was arrested.
Members of Occupy LA prepared Sunday for Monday morning’s Tournament of Roses, where they intend to join the procession at the end of the parade marching from the Norton Simon Museum to Pasadena City Hall.