#1 Climate peaceful at 'Occupy Koch Town' protest02-20-2012, 01:27 AM
Damn. The "Brigade" is slipping. :mad::biggrin:
Published Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, at 6:20 p.m.
Updated Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, at 9:05 p.m.
About 150 protesters marched through downtown Wichita on Saturday afternoon as activists from across the country gathered for the weekend “Occupy Koch Town” rally.
Although the block-long line of protesters temporarily blocked several major intersections, the march was peaceful, and police made no arrests and issued no citations.
The rally, which was organized by the Sierra Clubs of Kansas and Missouri and area Occupy movements, began about 2 p.m. at the Grand Chapel, 828 N. Broadway.
Throughout the day, speakers addressed a variety of issues dealing with energy, environmental, climate policies and the controversial Keystone pipeline.
Among those attending was Nick Brothers of St. Joseph, Mo., who said he had attended several other Occupy rallies, all of them peaceful.
Read more here: http://www.kansas.com/2012/02/18/222...#storylink=cpy
May the FORCE be with you!
02-20-2012, 02:47 AM
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oh...how cute...going after the Koch brothers...."Should I keep back my opinions at such a time, through fear of giving offense, I should consider myself as guilty of treason towards my country, and of an act of disloyalty toward the Majesty of Heaven, which I revere above all earthly kings..." Patrick Henry
02-20-2012, 02:09 PMEducation without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.
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Do not ever say that the desire to "do good" by force is a good motive. Neither power-lust nor stupidity are good motives. (Are you listening Barry)?:mad:
02-21-2012, 10:54 AM
This may be the only climate change that we ever see in our lifetimes.--Odysseus
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