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Washington, DC - Sept. 24, 25 & 26, 2005........Mobilization to End the War in Iraq..........United for Peace and Justice www.unitedforpeace.org.....Page 1...2...3..4..5

Washington, DC Sept24-26, 2005

A vast crowd of 300,000 people or more descended upon the Nation's Capital in 3 days of action that sent a clear message to Bush to End the War in Iraq. Cindy Sheehan is one of 375 arrested during a civil disobedience action at the White House on Monday. On Saturday a rally, march and concert were held around the White House. All events were sponsored by United for Peace and Justice. www.unitedforpeace.org

Gold Star Mothers carry tents that formed part of Camp Casey in Washington during Monday's direct action.
Singer Steve Earle played to a huge crowd of music lovers after the march on Saturday, Sept 24. The concert was co sponsored by Operation Ceasefire.
Noted theologian Cornell West approaches the White House gate to ask President Bush to meet with Cindy Sheehan and a delegation of clergy.
At the White House, Sept 26.
Waiting to lead the Rev Al Sharpton,Congressman Pete Fortney Stark, CA and Julian Bond
Journalist Jim Hightower and Member of British Parliment George Galloway with activists Cindy Sheehan and Rev. Jesse Jackson.
Military families say Bring the Troops Home in Saturday's march.
Camp Casey was the lead tent of the Festival for Peace and Justice which drew thousands on Saturday and Sunday.
Boots Riley of the Coup treated hip hop lovers to a show during the concert on Saturday at the base of the Washington Monument.
El Puente of Brooklyn in the house at the march.
Many contingents carried the names of the almost 2000 US military killed in Iraq.
Washington Wizard basketball star Etan Thomas rapped at the concert to End the War on Iraq, Bring the Troops Home and demand Justice for the People of the Gulf Coast.
Native Americans wrapped Cindy Sheehan in a star quilt.
This is a well known poster which is made up of the faces of military killed in Iraq.
Camp Casey

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