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Palestine | South Bay | Anti-War

San Jose Says Free GAZA! Pt I
by Raging Granny Report
Sunday Jan 4th, 2009 4:21 PM
South bay peace and justice groups joined Palestinians and Gaza supporters to call for an end to the atrocities visited upon Gaza.
Compared to last week's San Francisco rallies, more women, children and families came out to this demonstration in the suburbs.
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Where the cities of San Jose and Santa Clara meet at he intersection of Stevens Creek and Winchester Boulevards, over 1,000 gathered from noon into the afternoon of January 4.

Sponsoring groups who organized the event:
San Jose Peace and Justice Center
South Bay Mobilization




§cell phone call
by Raging Granny Report Sunday Jan 4th, 2009 4:21 PM
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We're Near Safeway! Join us!
§Shopping Center Scene
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§1,000+ people covered all 4 corners
by Raging Granny Report Sunday Jan 4th, 2009 4:21 PM
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§kids activities
by Raging Granny Report Sunday Jan 4th, 2009 4:21 PM
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After about 12:15pm there was no more room on the sidewalk
§David Ledesma
by Raging Granny Report Sunday Jan 4th, 2009 4:21 PM
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David on the right was instrumental in securing the corner for this rally. It is the site of a peace demo he has been holding down for years...every Sunday. Granny Sharon on the left is national vice-president of Veterans for Peace.
§Filling the street
by Raging Granny Report Sunday Jan 4th, 2009 4:21 PM
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§Hijab and US flag
by Raging Granny Report Sunday Jan 4th, 2009 4:21 PM
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§Kid hoisted high
by Raging Granny Report Sunday Jan 4th, 2009 4:21 PM
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§Raging Grannies arrive
by Raging Granny Report Sunday Jan 4th, 2009 4:21 PM
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Granny Lotus came all the way from San Francisco
§Grannies ready to sing
by Raging Granny Report Sunday Jan 4th, 2009 4:21 PM
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§Granny Raises sign for children
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§Grannies greet friends
by Raging Granny Report Sunday Jan 4th, 2009 4:21 PM
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§Grannies greet kids
by Raging Granny Report Sunday Jan 4th, 2009 4:21 PM
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§Boys in parking lot
by Raging Granny Report Sunday Jan 4th, 2009 4:21 PM
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§Raging Granny Essie
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§family
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§Grannies mean business
by Raging Granny Report Sunday Jan 4th, 2009 4:21 PM
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Granny Shirley of San Jose Grannies.
Grannies from both the Peninsula (Action League Grannies) and San Jose came out for a free Gaza.
§chanting
by Raging Granny Report Sunday Jan 4th, 2009 4:21 PM
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§All ages...up to and including age 92
by Raging Granny Report Sunday Jan 4th, 2009 4:21 PM
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Granny Marian at right is 92.