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Voices for Peace Raised at March 19th White House Rally (No. 2 of 3)


By BillyClub - Posted on 20 March 2011

On Saturday, March 19, 2011, the Veterans for Peace, along with a broad coalition of antiwar activists, led a rally and then a march on the White House. Three activists associated with the ANSWER Coalition: Sarah Sloan, Eugene Puryear and Bill Hackwell, shared their views with me about the rally and the need to end to all U.S. wars, now. Organizers report 113 activists at the rally were arrested in an action of nonviolent public civil resistance. To learn more, go to: StopeTheseWars.

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