May Day Protestsby Utopian Members and Supporters
May 7, 2017
The crowd was diverse in age, gender, and color, although understandably there seemed to be fewer immigrants participating than in previous years. The black bloc was present, and in masks, but for whatever reason didn't engage in trashing. (Oakland, CA)
Local police allowed the main thoroughfares to be blocked, and dozens of vehicles waiting to get through honked their horns in solidarity with the marchers. The march was kicked off and ended with a local dance group focusing on indigenous traditions. (Oxnard, CA)
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