Occupy folks blocked ALL the foreclosure sales April 9th at the San Mateo county courthouse, by chanting and shouting too loudly for anyone to hear the auctioneers. Apparently auctioneers are required to sell the homes right outside the courthouse, where free/political speech is still protected. This was the lead story on KQED at 5PM.
Thank you to the creators of the action: Occupy Redwood City, Occupy San Jose, Alliance of Californians for Community Empowerment (ACCE), and PACT: People Acting in Community Together.
Here’s a bit of video, which is only a partial record of the day. Noisy tenacious protestors, gotta love ‘em