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BY Daniel Ginsberg | Cedarburg, WI | 9/09/08
One day after the protests against the Republican National Convention in Saint Paul, Minnesota, Sept. 5, members of the Progressive Students of Milwaukee caught wind that Republican presidential and vice-presidential candidates John McCain and Sarah Palin, were headed to Cedarburg, Wisconsin, a Republican stronghold town of 11,000, for a rally.
BY staff | St. Paul, MN | 9/06/08
On September 4, the final day of the RNC, 2,000 protesters took to the streets here to deliver a militant anti-war message.
BY staff | St. Paul, MN | 9/04/08
On September 1, the opening day of the Republican National Convention, 30,000 people rallied at the Minnesota State Capitol and marched against the war.
BY Charla Schlueter | Lake Forest, CA | 8/22/08
Opposing this right-wing agenda was a group that came to speak out against McCain’s plans for “100 years” of illegal occupation and war in Iraq.
BY staff | St Paul, MN | 8/14/08
The St. Paul Regional Labor Federation, AFL-CIO, has voted to endorse the Labor Day mass anti-war march planned for the opening day of the Republican National Convention.
BY staff | St. Paul, MN | 7/24/08
Standing in front of the Xcel Center, the Twin Cities-based Anti-War Committee held a press conference July 23 announcing plans for a massive demonstration on Sept. 4, the final day of the Republican National Convention.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 7/21/08
On July 16, Federal Judge Joan Ericksen, a Republican appointee, denied a motion for a preliminary injunction that would have ordered the city of Saint Paul to grant the permit originally requested by the Coalition to March on the RNC and Stop the War for a national demonstration on Sept. 1.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 6/23/08
The Coalition to March on the RNC and Stop the War celebrated their new offices with an open house, June 20.
BY Joe Iosbaker | Chicago, IL | 6/17/08
Sami Rasouli is in the U.S. now; he travels back to Iraq in July, but will be back in Saint Paul, Minnesota by Sept. 1 to join the protests at the Republican National Convention.
BY Freedom Road Socialist Organization | United States | 6/08/08
Setp 1 at the RNC: We will march to be heard, we will march to stop the war and we will march to show the world that real opposition exists to the Republican agenda.
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