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Photogs of Terry Schrunk Rally

The rally at Terry Schrunk Plaza featured speakers and music criticizing Bush administration policies.
Tibetan Prayer Flags representing U.S. dead,  Iraqi dead in the foreground
Tibetan Prayer Flags representing U.S. dead, Iraqi dead in the foreground
Close up of Prayer Flags representing death of Innocent Iraqis
Close up of Prayer Flags representing death of Innocent Iraqis
And another
And another
Close up of Prayer Flas representing U.S. dead
Close up of Prayer Flas representing U.S. dead
And again
And again
One of many signs
One of many signs
Tells it like it is
Tells it like it is
A new meaning for pro-life
A new meaning for pro-life
Code Pink
Code Pink
Great Idea!
Great Idea!
Many speakers from different organizations made statements, and there was much music, creative lyrics and crowd participation. As usual there were many signs portraying how people felt about the war and George Bush. A large area was strung with Tibetan Peace Flags, each flag representing U.S. soldier killed, and another area with flags representing the many innocent Iraqis killed.

I've posted some photographs here that I hope will provide a feeling of the event. Though against the war and against the imperialism of the Bush Administration, much time was spent on the positive, love for all humanity, the support of our troops as part of that humanity and what citizens must do to counter this nations march toward war and world domination. There was even a flag washing ceremony, seeking to cleanse our nation from the stigma of death and corrption inflicted upon it by current administration policies.

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flag washing?! 20.Jan.2005 16:16

zek gulag

...murder and theft is EXACTLY what comprises the substance of amerikkka, created by genocide and slavery, and nothing can wash away that stink, better to burn the fucking butcher's apron, and all the butchers who wear it.

Damn! 20.Jan.2005 22:40

I looked all over for u, Jim.

I figured u would be around somewhere, and brought your footage. Carried it around all day looking for u. Next time, my friend.

Flag Washing 21.Jan.2005 09:46

Alex

Never let the Republicans take the flag from us. We're Americans, it's our flag too. In fact, we're better Americans than the republicans.
The win-at-all costs republican's have done the unforgivable... mixed divisive religion and politics. Our founding fathers are rolling in their graves.

Sure.. this country has done a lot of evil in the past, and continues to do evil.. (such as attacking Iraq,) But our country and our flag
do stand for a good ideas and pricipals.. individual freedom with social responsibility. Americans are generally good people, even
if many of us are severely misguided.

I'm a moderate. I hate the bush administration because I love my country and what it stands for.
The flag washing was a beautiful ceremony showing what this country should strive for.
It was a progressive reclaiming of religion for healing and introspection in contrast to the divisiveness, fear and hate sown by Rove and crowd.


Alex

re: Flag Washing 21.Jan.2005 15:16

antifa

IT is NOT just the Republicans who are guilty. Don't the Democrats and the American "free" press in general support the phony "War on Terrorism" in general and invasion of Iraq particularly?

John Kerry and the Democrats also supported the invasion of Iraq specifically. Their only criticism was that they would have done it differently and "better."

This shows that the Mainstream antiwar groups in the USA are at best a Phony or Controlled Opposition.

I'm not proud to be an Amerikkkan 21.Jan.2005 16:13

`

Since the first day Europeans came to "America" they have been fucking up. They started by torturing and killing off the Tianos, the natives of the Carribean where Columbus first landed. When they got to the 48, they killed the natives there. This country was not founded on beliefs that I agree with. I'll never be proud to live here until we have our revolution.

The Amerikkkan flag can never be washed clean, it's made from the flesh and blood of the people that were killed to gain this land.

damn strait 21.Jan.2005 21:17

anti-imperialist

you got that right antifa!

The 4th Reich 13.Feb.2005 15:35

Nebrman

This Government has turned in to a Mafia, and the DOJ blocks all Justice, These Criminals will only get worse before it gets better.The Federal Judges assume jurisdiction where they have none and lie on nearly any issue. The Bush administration is nothing less then the new 4th Reich. There seems to be no Moral people in positions of power in this administration. They give lip service to Freedom and Liberty while they attempt to remove all of the bill of rights.

The 4th Reich 13.Feb.2005 16:42

Nebrman

This Government has turned in to a Mafia, and the DOJ blocks all Justice, These Criminals will only get worse before it gets better.The Federal Judges assume jurisdiction where they have none and lie on nearly any issue. The Bush administration is nothing less then the new 4th Reich. There seems to be no Moral people in positions of power in this administration. They give lip service to Freedom and Liberty while they attempt to remove all of the bill of rights.

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