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Palo Alto Peace March February 2
by Charles Slay (slaycslay [at] aol.com)
Monday Feb 3rd, 2003 4:39 AM
5,000 people marched and rallied in downtown Palo Alto protesting the imminent war with Iraq Saturday February 1st. It was the largest demonstration in memory in Palo Alto. It was a diverse group of people, mostly middle class, with many families. There were no arrests.
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Top photo: The march went from City Hall Plaza around downtown for about six blocks.

Second row, left: City Hall Plaza as the rally got going.

Second row, right: D. Abigail Acquaah-Harrison, visiting from Ghana, participated in Saturday's march.

Third row: Many families with children attended the event.

Fourth row: The march proceded down Ramona Street to University Avenue.

Bottom: It was an enthusiastic crowd.

The demonstration was organized by the Peninsula Peace and Justice Center.
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Good deal...ColoradoWednesday Feb 5th, 2003 9:09 PM
Same day, different city...Madison IndymediaWednesday Feb 5th, 2003 8:31 PM
unbelievableanonTuesday Feb 4th, 2003 2:59 AM
Love for the peopleUrdujaTuesday Feb 4th, 2003 2:32 AM
More picturespicsMonday Feb 3rd, 2003 4:48 PM
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