Protest today at 2pm: March down Woodward


With the New Year brings a new opportunity to protest.

Today there will be a peaceful march down Woodward in a show of solidarity with those in Ferguson, New York City, and across the nation calling for justice, equality, and an end to police brutality.

March starts at the DIA, and organizers encourage you to bring signs. 

ht @sweetbabyshades

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