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Tuesday, March 13, 2007

Stryker protestors meet at Thorne and 11th


The protestors at the Port of Tacoma met today from 4 to 7 PM, enjoying what they called an arts vigil, designed to give families and community members a chance to send a message of care and concern to soliders in the 4th Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division set to be deployed to Iraq next month. Above is a shot from the same spot, taken last night by Olympia native, Robert Whitlock.

I hear that the ship is almost loaded, and soon will be away, carrying its deadly cargo to the US Colony of Iraq.

Check out our news links page to learn all about the protest and the actions of the Tacoma Police.

If you've been living under a rock, or are just now discovering the growing Tacoma anti-war scene, there will be a massive rally and protest march this Saturday, March 17, at 11 PM in Tacoma's Hilltop People's Park (South 9th and MLK). Learn more at Jobs With Justice Washington's website! Be there, or be square, and don't forget, the more people you bring, the more impact it will make in the media!


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