Scott Olsen

Michael Moore. (Yoshikazu Tsuno/AFP/Getty Images)

Filmmaker Moore Addresses Oakland Protesters

Michael Moore addressed hundreds of anti-Wall Street protesters in front of Oakland’s City Hall, saying events over the past week have helped change the national discussion about the movement.


'Occupy Oakland' protesters run from tear gas deployed by police at 14th Street and Broadway on October 25, 2011. (AP)

Criticism Mounts Over ‘Occupy Oakland’ Violence; Police Chief Defends Use Of Force

Oakland’s acting police chief defended the use of force this week during Occupy Oakland protests as national criticism mounted over his and Mayor Jean Quan’s actions in breaking up protester encampments.


People hold photos of Scott Olsen, an Iraq veteran who was seriously injured during a standoff between Occupy Oakland and Oakland police, during a candlelight vigil in front of Oakland City Hall on October 27, 2011 in Oakland. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

‘Occupy Oakland’ Holds Vigil For Iraq Vet Wounded In Violence

A crowd of at least 1,000 people, many holding candles, attended a vigil Thursday for the Iraq War veteran who suffered a fractured skull during a clash between demonstrators and police.


Oakland Mayor Jean Quan (R) speaks as police chief Howard Jordan looks on during a press conference on October 26, 2011 in Oakland. Oakland Mayor Jean Quan held a press conference to address police action taken on Occupy protesters who staged a demonstration in downtown Oakland on Tuesday evening. Nearly 100 protesters were arrested. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Quan Booed At City Hall; Apologizes To ‘Occupy Oakland’ For Violence

Mayor Jean Quan released a written statement Thursday night addressing “Occupy Oakland” demonstrators, after being booed as she tried to speak to protesters.


Scott Olsen, Iraq War veteran, on ground bleeding from head wound after being struck by a projectile during Occupy Oakland protest. (AP Photo)

Vet Injured In ‘Occupy Oakland’ Protest Upgraded To Fair Condition

The Iraq War veteran who was critically injured in a clash between police and Occupy Oakland protesters earlier this week was upgraded to fair condition on Thursday, doctors said.


Scott Olsen is attended to after being injured at the Occupy Oakland protests (CBS)

Iraq War Veteran Suffers Skull Fracture In Occupy Oakland Violence

A Marine who had served two tours of duty in Iraq was critically injured during an altercation between police and protesters on the streets of Oakland Tuesday night.