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An evil capitalist goes to Occupy Portland looking to help people find work. Most people just pass by. One prospective worker is apparently a felon. Another gentleman declines after asking if the work is from a union. Still, others merely mock the capitalist, or are more concerned with publicizing their marches. Out of the hundreds of people there, most of which complain about being out of work, only about 15 signed up for work.
Video Rating: 4 / 5
3 buses all day actions at seven stops in Portland Oregon on June 30 2011. Good Jobs For All. The Full video from this Bus Trip is 155 minutes long and can now be seen here: www.archive.org Organized by jobs with justice www.jwjpdx.org and Alliance for Democracy www.afd-pdx.org websites Stop #1 Koch Brothers, Georgia Pacific, Inland Boatmen’s Union ILWU (IBU) Stop #2 Hotel Employees Restaurant Employees at Vancouver Hilton, UNITE-HERE Local 9 Stop #3 State of Oregon, Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 503 Walk by of the picket of Metro by American Federation of State County and Municipal Workers (AFSCME) Local 3580 Stop #4 Earl Blumenauer’s office, “vote NO on the Korea, Panama and Columbia Free Trade Agreements. The paper chain is signed by all 150 participants with their unions. Stop #5 Multnomah County AFSCME Local 88 Stop #6 Emanuel Hospital, SEIU Local 49 Stop #7 Dosha Salon Spa, Communication Workers of America (CWA) Local 7901