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30 arrested in NY during rally against drones

Thirty people protesting against unmanned aerial drones outside Hancock Field Air Force National Guard Base have been arrested.

The Post-Standard reports that the arrests Sunday came after a series of rallies and workshops held in Syracuse over the weekend by the Upstate Coalition to Ground the Drones and End the Wars.

A group of people lying on the base's driveway were arrested. Charges include disorderly conduct, obstructing governmental administration and loitering. About 250 people had marched to the gates...

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We had our first rally in the UK

It was well attended by the most diverse collection of people you could imagine. I'm not kidding, there were socialists, communists, conservatives, voluntarists (me), clergy and many others.

If you have a look at #groundthedrones on twitter you will see the photos.

some really good photos taken by a friend of mine who attended with me are available at the link below.

http://lincolnshirered.wordpress.com/2013/04/27/anti-drone-p...

there were no arrests at our rally which took place at RAF Waddington, the new UK location that drones will be launched for the US to the usual places.

Hopefully the movement will grow and awareness will reach more people.

A bit of support

For these guys ok, they put their asses on the line.

"Hell is empty, and all the devils are here" (Shakespeare)
RP 2012~ Intellectual Revolution.

this is what we need more of.

Civil disobedience against a government that acts without proper authority.

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Those arrests should = badges of honor, IMO.

Thanks for posting, LL.

Bringers of Light

One day nobody will remember what the word war means.

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self bump

These freedom loving people.
This is AMERICA I LOVE.

p.s.

Michael before you decide to close your Daily Paul site please let me know.

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