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Seattle’s War on the Poor: SPD Clear Cal Anderson with Pepperballs & Arrests

Seattle. WA. Report on police attack and eviction of Cal Anderson Park in the early morning hours on December 18th.

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Seattle, WA: Cal Anderson Community Activists Occupy Vacant Building

Seattle. WA. Activists from Cal Anderson Community occupy vacant building while facing sweep; demand a stop to sweeps and housing for all.

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Seattle: Without Shelter, People Die: Militantly Defending Cal Anderson Park from Imminent Police Sweep

Seattle. WA. On Monday December 14th, Seattle Police and Seattle Parks employees attempted to enter Cal Anderson park just as dawn was rising to enforce a sweep of the houseless community that has been living there since the end of the CHAZ/CHOP earlier this summer. Seattle Police and Seattle Parks and Recreation employees alike were repelled from entering into the more populated areas of the park by community members, leaving notices stapled to a tree that informed of their intention to sweep the park and for residents to vacate before Wednesday, December 16th, 7:30am. The need for action became clear.

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