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Portraits of protest: Occupy events across Canada and the U.S.

Occupy protests continued on the weekend, even after many sites have been hit with eviction notices. This is where things stood on Saturday in Toronto, Vancouver, New York and Oakland

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A protester affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement attends a daily meeting at Zuccotti Park in New York Nov. 19, 2011.

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Occupy Wall Street members Jonathan Lopez, centre, 19, of Brooklyn, and Ivan Cabrera, left, 18, of Harlem celebrate during their wedding ceremony at Zuccotti Park in New York Nov. 19, 2011.

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A protester affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement holds up a sign while attending a daily meeting at Zuccotti Park in New York Nov.19, 2011.

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Protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement show local newspapers to police officers while they march to the New York Stock Exchange Nov. 19, 2011.

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Demonstrators march Nov. 19, 2011 in Oakland, Calif. Occupy Oakland protesters, calling for a "mass day of action," took over a vacant lot in downtown Oakland, claiming it as their new encampment.

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Anti-corporate demonstrators put signs up on a bank Nov.19, 2011 in Oakland, Calif. Occupy Oakland protesters, calling for a "mass day of action," took over a vacant lot in downtown Oakland, claiming it as their new encampment.

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Demonstrators meditate and dance Nov.19, 2011 in Oakland, Calif. Occupy Oakland protesters, calling for a "mass day of action," took over a vacant lot in downtown Oakland, claiming it as their new encampment.

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Occupy Oakland protester Melvin Kelley holds up a sign in a lot the group had planned to occupy, in Oakland, California, Nov. 19, 2011.

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People gather at the St. James Park during the "Occupy Toronto" movement in Toronto, Nov. 19, 2011.

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A man plays the accordion as a woman dances with a hula hoop inside St. James's Park during the Occupy Toronto movement in Toronto Nov. 19, 2011.

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Protesters march down Yonge Street during the "Occupy Toronto" movement in Toronto Nov. 19, 2011.

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People dance inside St. James's Park as part of the Occupy Toronto movement in Toronto, Nov. 19, 2011.

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People play music inside St. James park during the "Occupy Toronto" movement in Toronto, Nov. 19, 2011.

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Protesters affiliated the Occupy Toronto movement gather in front of City Hall in downtown Toronto on Saturday Nov. 19, 2011 as demonstrators protest against the City's attempt to evict them from their camp in St. James Park.

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A protester affiliated to the the Occupy Toronto movement holds a placard in front of City Hall on Saturday Nov. 19, 2011 as demonstrators protest against the City's attempt to evict them from their camp in St. James Park .

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A protester affiliated to the the Occupy Toronto movement cycles down Yonge Street in downtown Toronto on Nov.19, 2011 as demonstrators march on city hall to protest against the City's attempt to evict them from their camp in St. James Park encampment.

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A man removes his Guy Fawkes mask to eat a hot dog at the Occupy Toronto movement in Toronto, Nov. 19, 2011.

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Elderly protestor Judie Garneau gets some help from a fellow protestor as she heads home after being part of Occupy Toronto at St. James Park in Toronto, Ontario Canada.

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Inspector Gary Meissner from 51 Division walk through and inspects of St. James Park to see if Occupy Toronto protestors were starting to obey the court order, the day after getting a second eviction notice on Monday in Toronto, Ontario Canada.

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A protester affiliated to the the Occupy Toronto movement marches down Yonge Street in downtown Toronto on Saturday Nov. 19, 2011 as demonstrators march on city hall to protest against the City's attempt to evict them from their camp in St. James Park encampment.

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Signs and tents litter the ground at the Occupy Vancouver protest located outside the Vancouver Art Gallery in downtown Vancovuer, B.C., Nov. 19, 2011.

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A woman eats as her dog looks on at the Occupy Vancouver protest located outside the Vancouver Art Gallery in downtown Vancovuer, B.C., Nov. 19, 2011.

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A man walks while wearing a sign at the Occupy Vancouver protest located outside the Vancouver Art Gallery in downtown Vancovuer, B.C., Nov. 19, 2011.

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A notice of deadline is posted at the Occupy Vancouver protest located outside the Vancouver Art Gallery in downtown Vancovuer, B.C., Nov. 19, 2011.

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