Oakland port truckers haven’t received a raise in 10 years, despite rising costs like fuel. The truckers often pay upwards of $2000 in expenses for their truck purchase and expenses, yet they only earn $46 to transport a container from the port to the Union Pacific railroad nearby.
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A new book on Occupy, We Are Many, is out from AK Press. Check out my essay on Where is the Color in Occupy?