• Posts Tagged ‘police’

    Snowball Blitz Solidarity with the Unist’ot’en Blockade

    by  • January 7, 2013 • Hart, Rebel Portland, Sustainable Cities • 0 Comments

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    Snowball Blitz Solidarity with the Unist’ot’en Blockade by Hart Noecker In northeast Portland, Oregon on a typically overcast Saturday afternoon on January 5th 2013, an act of snowy civil disobedience was about to take place. Along a particularly dismal stretch of 5 lane surface highway sits an unremarkable Chevron petrol station. Motorists loudly race...

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    We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Permit

    by  • November 20, 2012 • Nicholas, Rebel Cities, Rebel Portland • 2 Comments

    In Portland, protestors are routinely beaten┬áby the police during demonstrations. If they don’t file for a permit before marching, the chance of police violence increases dramatically. In fact, the Portland Police Bureau, in its pre- and post-event press releases basically says that the difference between the violence and a safe, fun event is the...

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