Hundreds in the Streets to protest police murder

7 July 2016                                                                         Steve Yip 929 249 7996
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It's simple:



5:00 pm Union Square, south steps @ 14th Street.

We are protesting the outrageous police murders of Alton Sterling & Philandro Castile. This must stop!

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Hundreds or more are expected -- be there to help get organized, carry signs, and sign people up. Call 646 709 1961 or tweet @stopmassincnet

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When: Tuesday April 14Where: 28 locations nationwidemore

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