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4/9 nude run for human rights
Date Wednesday April 09
Time 12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
Location Details
start at Pier One, on Embarcadero, SF
Event Type Protest
Organizer/AuthorGeorge Davis
Emailgeorge123570 [at] yahoo.com
Phone(415) 722-2968
Addressc/o SUN, POB 426937, SF, CA 94142-6937
April 9, SF -- nude torch run for HUMAN RIGHTS everywhere
..........................

April 9, 2008 is the date of the Official
Beijing Olympic Torch Run in San Francisco.
This is the only U.S. city on the Torch's world tour.
The national and international media will be here.

We already have a quorum for a nude torch run,
to happen after the official run.
We are inviting you and your nude friends to join us.
This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to make
an indelible statement for human rights.

Meet:
12:30 pm sharp
near the front of Tacqueria Pancho Villa
Pier 1, the Embarcadero (waterfront side)
[ the next building north from the Ferry Building]
Look for faux "torch" labeled "Human Rights"

After the Official Run passes (estimate 1:10 pm), we will jog/walk fast to Bay/Embarcadero. When the Official Torch Run returns from the Marina District, we will follow the Official Run to the closing ceremony at Justin Herman Plaza. I estimate the total distance at a little over one mile.

We are not exactly a protest.
We are positively pointing out:

(1) The original Olympic Athletes participated nude;
and
(2) We support Human Rights, EVERYWHERE.

The original Olympic athletes covered themselves
with olive oil. I will bring Baby Oil for those who
wish the classical look.

[ Optional:
Make a faux-torch or two, labeled "Human Rights."
If you don't have one, don't worry. I am happy to relay a torch to you. Don't makle a real flame, because of Fire Marshall and permit issues. ]

Be sure to pass on this invitation to all interested parties.

If you have any questions,
please contact:

George Davis -
[ the "naked yoga guy" ]
- coordinator of torch run
(415) 722-2968
< george123570 [at] yahoo.com >


.....
[ This nonviolent political action
is endorsed by nudes4peace:
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/nakity/
SUN, POB 426937, SF, CA 94142-6937 ]
.....


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Will those right for which you run includethe right to naked brutality?Wednesday Apr 9th, 2008 10:00 AM
Reading more slowly...and thinking more deeply.Tuesday Apr 8th, 2008 10:07 AM
FIRE EXTINGUISHERS!MIKEMonday Apr 7th, 2008 12:37 PM
Read slower@Monday Apr 7th, 2008 5:44 AM
Yeah, Americans are in a PERFECT POSITION...to lecture the world, as usual...Saturday Apr 5th, 2008 8:55 AM

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