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Oct. 26 protests in at least 120 cities

Due to the media blackout, its a real pain to see exactly how widespread the protests yesterday were. We've been compiling information all day, and here it is as of right now. We'll be adding to this as it goes - so if you want a more updated version, or have information you'd like to send that can help, please do.

Adelaide, Australia - ??? http://www.commondreams.org/views02/1011-07.htm
Amsterdam, Netherlands [rain] - 4,000 (Reuters) http://www.gsnonweb.com/gsnlib_a/GSN2002/2002_10/20021027/168277.html
Anchorage, AK - ??? Alaskans for Peace and Justice http://www.corpwatch.org/bulletins/PBD.jsp?articleid=4568 contact: Kate McClellan, 336-5283, aks4peace@yahoo.com E-mail inquiry sent 10/27; Failed. Trying ask4peace@yahoo.com 10/27
Ann Arbor, Michigan - 1,000 [IMC] http://indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=212853&group=webcast.
Augusta, Maine [rain] - 3,000 (IMC-Maine) http://maine.indymedia.org/display.php3?article_id=2639
Austin, TX - ??? http://austinagainstwar.org/
Baghdad, Iraq - "a handful of Americans" [IMC] http://indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=212853&group=webcast.
Barcelona, Spain - ???
Bend, OR - ???
Berlin, Germany [rain] - 4,500 (AP) / 8,000 (Berlin police) / 10,000 (Reuters) / 30,000 (Organizers) protesters http://newsobserver.com/24hour/nation/story/592321p-4607545c.html http://www.globeandmail.ca/servlet/ArticleNews/front/RTGAM/20021026/wprot1026/Front/homeBN/breakingnews http://www.gsnonweb.com/gsnlib_a/GSN2002/2002_10/20021027/168277.html
Boise, ID - ??? http://groups.yahoo.com/group/idahopeacecoalition/
Bonn, Germany - ???
Bowling Green, KY - ???
Bradenton, FL - ???
Brussels, Belgium - ??? protesters
Centralia, WA - 40 (IMC-Seattle) http://seattle.indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=19353&group=webcast> (scroll down)
Champaign, IL - ???
Chapel Hill, NC - ??? http://www.commondreams.org/views02/1011-07.htm
Charlottesville, NC - ??? http://www.commondreams.org/views02/1011-07.htm
Chicago, IL - 2,000 (Chicago police) / 4,000 (IMC-SF) http://www.suntimes.com/output/news/cst-nws-ipoll27s1.html http://sf.indymedia.org/news/2002/10/1539528.php
Cleveland, OH - ???
Colorado Springs, CO - 110 (IMC-RM) http://rockymountain.indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=3926&group=webcast
Columbia, MD - ???
Columbia, SC - ??? geraldrudolph@carolinapeace.org
Columbus, OH - ???
Concord, NH - ??? http://www.nhpeaceaction.org http://www.afsc.org/nero/nenh.htm
Copenhagen, Denmark [rain] - 1,500 (AP) protesters http://newsobserver.com/24hour/nation/story/592321p-4607545c.html
Corvalis, OR - ??? http://www.commondreams.org/views02/1011-07.htm
Dayton, OH - ???
Dubuque, IA - ???
Denver, CO - 4,000 (Organizers, IMC-RM) http://rockymountain.indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=3931&group=webcast
Des Moines, IA - ??? http://www.afsc.org/nomore/desm.htm
Duluth, MN - ??? http://www.geocities.com/northsaw/
Durango, CO - ???
East Lansing, MI - ???
Eugene, OR - 400 (KATU TV - ABC News) http://www.katu.com/news/story.asp?ID=51539 http://www2.kval.com/x2635.xml?ParentPageID=x2649&ContentID=x28680&Layout=kval.xsl&AdGroupID=x2635
Fairbanks, AK - ??? http://www.nonukesnorth.net/
Fayetteville, AR - ??? http://www.noiraqwar.org/
Fort Wayne, IN - 100 (IMC) http://www.indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=212737&group=webcast http://www.geocities.com/agitators2002/fwpj.html
Frankfurt, Germany - 1,500 (AP) protesters http://newsobserver.com/24hour/nation/story/592321p-4607545c.html
Fresno, CA - 150 (Bee) http://www.fresnobee.com/local/story/4963603p-5974512c.html
Glasgow, Scotland - ???
Glenwood Springs, CO - ???
Grand Rapids, MI - ???
Greenville, SC - ??? http://www.commondreams.org/views02/1011-07.htm
Haifa, Israel (No war on Iraq) - ???
Hamburg, Germany - 500 (AP) protesters http://newsobserver.com/24hour/nation/story/592321p-4607545c.html
Hannover, Germany - ???
Heidelberg, Germany - ???
Hilo, HI - ??? http://www.malu-aina.org
Honolulu, HI - ???
Houston, NY - ???
Indianapolis, IN - 250+ (IMC) http://indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=212853&group=webcast.
Jerusalem, Israel/Occupied Palestine (Peace Now) - ???
Juneau, AK - 300 (IMC) / 350 (Empire) http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102702/loc_peacemarch.shtml http://indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=212853&group=webcast.
Kettering, OH - ???
Kingston, NY - 1,000+ (IMC-NYCAP) http://nycap.indymedia.org/archive/features/2002/10/2002-10.html#5678
Kickpoo Region, WI - ??? http://www.commondreams.org/views02/1011-07.htm
**Konstanz, Germany - ???
Laguna Beach, CA - ???
Lawrence, KS - ???
Lewisburg, PA - ???
Lewiston, ID - 60 (IMC) http://indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=212853&group=webcast.
Little Rock, AR - ??? http://www.acpj.org
Liverpool, United Kingdom - ???
London, United Kingdom - ??? http://www.commondreams.org/views02/1011-07.htm
Los Angeles, CA - ???
Madison, WI - 800-1,000 (IMC-Madison) http://madison.indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=7899 http://www.madpeace.org/
Madrid, Spain - ???
Mexico City, Mexico - ???
Miami, FL - ???
Milwaukee, WI - 100 (IMC-Milwaukee) http://mke.indymedia.org/display.php3?article_id=1163
Minneapolis, MN - 500 (police) / 1,200 (organizers) http://www.twincities.com/mld/twincities/news/local/4370707.htm
Missoula, MT - ???
Montpellier, VT - ??? http://cvtnonviolence.8m.net/events/calendar.html
Nashville, TN - 650 (IMC-Atlanta) http://atlanta.indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=9060 nashpeacejustice@aol.com
New Orleans, LA - ??? http://lastopwar.cjb.net/
New York, NY - ???
Northampton, MA - ???
Ocean Beach, CA - ??? http://www.sdcpj.org/
Oklahoma City, OK - 150-200 (IMC) http://indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=212853&group=webcast. http://stopspendingstopwar.org/okc.htm
Peterborough, NH - ???
Pittsburg, PA - ??? http://www.thomasmertoncenter.org
Polson, MT - ???
Port Huron, MI - ???
Prescott, AZ - 300 (IMC) http://indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=212853&group=webcast.
Oviedo, Spain - ???
Palatine, IL - ??? http://www.suntimes.com/output/news/cst-nws-ipoll27s1.html
Portland, OR - 150 (KATU TV- ABC News) / 200 (Oregonian) [1 arrest] http://portland.indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=29517&group=webcast http://www.oregonlive.com/news/oregonian/index.ssf?/xml/story.ssf/html_standard.xsl?/base/news/1035723322155681 http://www.katu.com/news/story.asp?ID=51539
**Ravensburg, Germany - ???
Richmond, VA - ??? http://richmond.indymedia.org/archive/features/2002/10/2002-10.html#5672 http://richmond.indymedia.org/
**Rockford, IL - ???
Rome, Italy - 10,000 (IMC-DC) http://dc.indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=36659
**Rotterdam, Netherlands - ???
**Sag Harbor, NY - ???
St. Louis, MO - 200 (IMC-St. Louis) http://stlouis.indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=3736&group=webcast http://indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=212853&group=webcast.
St. Paul, MN - 3,000-4,000 (St. Paul police) / 10,000 (organizers; IMC-Twincities) http://www.twincities.com/mld/twincities/news/local/4370707.htm http://twincities.indymedia.org/archive/features/2002/10/2002-10.html#5679
**St. Petersburg, FL - ???
Salt Lake City, UT - 200+ (Salt Lake Tribune) http://www.sltrib.com/10272002/utah/11105.htm http://deseretnews.com/dn/view/0,1249,415015870,00.html http://www.utahpeace.org/oct26.htm
San Antonio, TX - ??? http://www.salsa.net/peace/peace.html
Sandpoint, ID - ??? http://www.commondreams.org/views02/1011-07.htm
San Francisco, CA - 42,000 (SF police) / 50,000 (Reuters) / 60,000-80,000 (IMC-SF) / 80,000 (organizers) / [No arrests] http://www.gsnonweb.com/gsnlib_a/GSN2002/2002_10/20021027/168277.html http://www.gsnonweb.com/gsnlib_a/GSN2002/2002_10/20021027/168217.html http://sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2002/10/27/MN28617.DTL http://sf.indymedia.org/
**San Juan, Puerto Rico - ???
Seattle, WA - 2,000+ (Seattle Post) / 4,000+ (Organizers) / 3,000-5,000 (IMC-Seattle) http://seattle.indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=19353 http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/local/93068_rally26ww.shtml http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/134563617_protests27m.html http://seattle.indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=19383&group=webcast http://www.idixon.com/pages/recent01.html (photos)
Seville, Spain - 3,000 (IMC-SF) http://sf.indymedia.org/news/2002/10/1539327.php
**Sidney, Australia - "hundreds" (The Australian; Sunday Telegraph) http://www.theaustralian.news.com.au/common/story_page/0,5744,5369725%5E421,00.html http://www.dailytelegraph.news.com.au/common/story_page/0,5936,5369725%5E1702,00.html
Spokane, WA - 1,000+ (Spokesman) / 1,000-1,500 (IMC) http://www.spokesmanreview.com/news-story.asp?date=102702&ID=s1242379&cat=section.spokane http://www.indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=212977&group=webcast
Springfield, MO - ??? linda@wiseheart.com or shantimoon@tyrtle.com
**Springfield, IL - ???
**Stockholm, Sweden - 1,000 (AP) protesters http://newsobserver.com/24hour/nation/story/592321p-4607545c.html
Syracuse, NY - 1,000 (IMC) http://indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=212853&group=webcast. http://www.peacecouncil.net
Taos, NM (Rumsfeld's House) - 2,000+ (AP) / 2,500 (Taos News, IMC-Portland) http://www.gsnonweb.com/gsnlib_a/GSN2002/2002_10/20021027/168218.html http://www.taosnews.com/db/Daily.php3#1205 http://portland.indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=29748&group=webcast **
Tallahassee, FL - "Several hundred" (T. Democrat) http://www.tallahassee.com/mld/tallahassee/news/local/4378525.htm
Terre Haute, IN - 65 (IMC) http://www.indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=212737&group=webcast http://www.ucimc.org/newswire/display/8113/index.php **
Tokyo, Japan - 300 (AP) protesters http://newsobserver.com/24hour/nation/story/592321p-4607545c.html
Traverse City, MI - ??? http://www.geocities.com/votermichigan/
Washington, DC - 200,000 (Organizers) / 150,000 (Organizers) / 100,000+ (DC police; Washington Post; Organizers; IMC-DC) / 50,000 (Reuters) / [3 arrests] http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A24432-2002Oct26.html http://www.newsday.com/news/nationworld/nation/wire/sns-ap-anti-war-protest1026oct26,0,6876828.story?coll=sns%2Dap%2Dnation%2Dheadlines http://www.gsnonweb.com/gsnlib_a/GSN2002/2002_10/20021027/168277.html http://www.washtimes.com/metro/20021027-85033144.htm http://dc.indymedia.org/
Westchester, NY - see White Plains, NY
Westerly, RI - ??? http://www.commondreams.org/views02/1011-07.htm
West Hartford, CT [rain]- 75 (Hartford Courant) http://www.ctnow.com/news/local/hc-nowar1027.artoct27,0,2305293.story?coll=hc%
West Palm Beach, FL - 300 (Palm Beach Post) http://www.gopbi.com/partners/pbpost/epaper/editions/sunday/local_news_d3bb76d2669b819000a2.html
White Plains, NY - 500 (Organizers) http://www.thejournalnews.com/newsroom/102702/27protests.html
Zaragoza, Spain - "thousands" (IMC-Barcelona) http://barcelona.indymedia.org/front.php3?article_id=28491

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How many altogether? 27.Oct.2002 16:15

Willow

I wonder how many people protested worldwide altogether. It would be a difficult estimate to get, but wouldn't it be cool to know how many there were? What a boost of confidence. This is great. Thanx