On July 12th, participants in OccupyLA met to raise awareness for unlawful arrests of activists that had been targeting a lobby group with a stranglehold on power over local and state politics. The activists handed out chalk and shared the story of unlawful arrests and police repression.
Though the topic has been written, there is another side to Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) that is not being mentioned or if it is, being ignored, because, you have to specifically look for it, and that's Japan's role. Japan's partnership in the FTA and EPA is vital for the survival of the country.
Occupy Los Angeles Bike Scum would like to work on another power generation project! Most occupies across the country use bike generators for power. Its a clean and easy way to create power ourselves, and not have to rely on a gas generator at all.