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Oscar Grant Rally, Oakland, 1/7/09: photos
by dave id
Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
This is where Oscar Grant was murdered by BART police officer Johannes Mehserle in the early hours of New Year's day.
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Short video clips from the rally can be found at http://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2009/01/08/18560001.php.
§First hundred or so demonstrators to arrive by 3pm
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
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§Protesters seize the gates at Fruitvale BART station
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
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Two short video clips taken right after this photo can be found edited together at http://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2009/01/08/18560001.php.
§End Police Brutality
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
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§The whole damn system is guilty
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
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§Asian/Pacific Islander Youth
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
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§Our taxes kill
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
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§To protect and serve who?
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
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§Israel out of Palestine
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
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§Justice for Oscar Grant
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
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§The crowd keeps growing
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
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§EZLN
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
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§BART police wanted for murder
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
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§Fuck the police
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
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This refrain was heard throughout the day, and especially after the march started toward downtown Oakland.
§The crowd fills the the plaza outside Fruitvale BART station
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
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§anakbayan east bay
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
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§Oscar didn't have to die
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
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§Disband the BART police
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
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§Police violence is no "accident"
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
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§Fruitvale BART station closed for afternoon commute
by dave id Thursday Jan 8th, 2009 5:06 PM
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