[Greensboro, NC] Following in the footsteps of the four brave A&T students who helped launch the sit-in movement fifty-one years ago to the date, immigrant young people and their allies gathered at New Garden Friends Meeting and marched with candles to Guilford College for a prayer vigil on Tues, February 1, 2011. The group was protesting bill H.
Join us for a Candlelight Vigil on the deadline for the withdrawal of all U.S. combat troops from Iraq. The vigil reminds our elected officials of the devastation the Iraq war has wrought and demands withdraw of all U.S. troops and military contractors, closure of all U.S. bases and repair of the damage we have done.
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