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Anti-war groups stage walk-out


By Andy Kim, Badger Herald (U of Wisconsin)

Calling for an end to the war in Iraq and military recruitment on university and high school campuses around the nation, students gathered atop Bascom Hill and marched to Library Mall Wednesday.

Organized by World Can’t Wait and Stop The War, the walkout event asked students to leave classes at noon and assemble in support of the anti-war cause.

Showing their aversion toward the war, students chanted phrases such as “Exxon Mobil, BP, Shell: take your war and go to hell!

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