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Zombie Insurgent Brigade: Feeder March

THE DEAD WILL RISE!

MARCH 18TH
Feeder March Starts @ 1:10pm
P.G.E. PARK-NORTH SIDE/BIG FACES

All those lost from US sanctioned oppressors, disasters, tyranny and injustice: (War victims, Katrina victims, Genocide, Women, Children, Police brutality victims... ) And how the list goes on. And on...

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related: zombie insurgents attack?

March 18th Rally & March

DATE: Sunday, March 18, 2007
TIME: 12-5pm - Action Camp, 1:30pm - Rally & March
WHERE: South Park Blocks (SW Madison St. and Park Ave), Portland, OR

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related: March 18: Call for Peacemakers' Takeover of Blumenaueresque Event

Four Years Ago Today

I've got a garden to plant, and a thousand things I'd rather do, but once again this spring, I'm gearing up for action. The peace marches have become boring, strident and predictable. To be absolutely honest, I hate marching around in the street chanting the same slogans I've been chanting for forty years. I'm going, anyway. I'm so tired of die-ins and sit-ins and predictable speeches shouted over bullhorns that I could scream if I weren't hearing in my ears the far more bitter screams of the dying. I'm even tired of trying to drum and sing and make the protest into a creative act of magic. It's not creative -- it's a damn protest, and I have real creative work to do: books to write, courses to teach, and rituals to plan. Nonetheless, Sunday will find me trudging along on the peace march and Monday will find me lying down on Market Street in some picturesque fashion with a group of friends and our requisite banners.

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March 19: back to back antiwar events... March 18th and 19th, Iraq War Vigils Monday Across Portland