The Battle of Seattle was a week-long series of mass protests against the Ministerial Conference of the World Trade Organization hosted in downtown Seattle between November 30 and December 3 1999. It was one of the largest anti-globalization demonstrations and one of the first acts of mobilization coordinated via the Internet.
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