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<font color="#d98b16">Grants Pass, Oregon Peace march numbered at 472</font>

From the open publishing newswire: Saturdays Peace March was independently counted at 472. This number compares with the previous march several weeks ago at 450 to 500 people. The march started behind the Grants Pass post office and wound up 6th, down 7th and back up 6th through the old downtown. This is probably the biggest march in Grants Pass history. Saturdays Peace March was independently counted at 472. This number compares with the previous march several weeks ago at 450 to 500 people. The march started behind the Grants Pass post office and wound up 6th, down 7th and back up 6th through the old downtown. This is probably the biggest march in Grants Pass history. Yes evewn down here in the wild and wooly section of Oregon, folks are expressing their total disgust at the actions of this illegal presidency that not only rode into the white house as pirates but are now unleashing the greatest facist takeover attempt in history. "Your either with us, or against us", mmmmmmm?
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Eugene Peace Rally
More than 4000 rallied on February 15 in Eugene, Oregon to say NOT IN OUR NAME to war in Iraq and NO to militarism; and YES to domestic and global justice, peace, and the meeting of human needs. Marches from east and west Eugene converged en route to the federal building plaza at 7th and Oak. The police diverted traffic from the intersection, which was entirely blocked by participants for more than two hours. Representative Peter DeFazio, recent co-sponsor of a bill retracting the giving of war powers to President Bush, led off a roster of speakers that included local activists for peace, justice, labor, and the environment. The crowd was in a festive mood despite the drizzle, and responded with enthusiaism.
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Portland, analysis: [ Viva le PDX 2/15 Protest! Viva!! | Let's stop this squabbling and work on making actions better | ARRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRGH ]