Oakland Police to Jean Quan: Can’t We Take the Day Off, Too?

Frustrated with the events of last week, police officers in Oakland issued their own open letter to the citizens of Oakland, and it’s already been widely tweeted. The cops, who also consider themselves part of the 99 percent, were piqued over a memo from the mayor’s office that was distributed to city workers on Friday, October 28, urging everyone except cops to take the day off in support of tomorrow’s general strike.

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