Anti-war protests target military recruiting offices in Minneapolis


While some protesters were arrested at “Zero Recruitment Day” protests on April 23, others remained peacefully chained together, shutting down the recruitment offices near the U of M campus on Friday, April 24. The Minnesota Independent has an account of some of the protests, and protest organizers have a minute-by-minute story on TC IndyMedia. Organizers headlined “Two Lockdowns, Seven Actions, Eight Arrests for “Zero Recruitment Day,” includingthree “grandmas for peace” arrested at Knollwood shopping center. Photos below from the U of M lockdown that kept the recruiting offices closed all day on April 24, taken by Soren Sorenson for TC Daily Planet.

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