On Nov. 30 1999, Seattle police use tear gas to push back World Trade Organization protesters downtown. Saturday marks 20 years since tens of thousands of protesters converged on Seattle and disrupted a major meeting of the World Trade Organization. Two decades later, many of their causes are still relevant. (AP Photo/Eric Draper, File)

On Nov. 30 1999, Seattle police use tear gas to push back World Trade Organization protesters downtown. Saturday marks 20 years since tens of thousands of protesters converged on Seattle and disrupted a major meeting of the World Trade Organization. Two decades later, many of their causes are still relevant. (AP Photo/Eric Draper, File)

Seattle’s WTO trade protests still relevant 20 years later

Tens of thousands of protesters came to Seattle 20 years ago Saturday.

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