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March for the Alternative

March 29, 2011


Large demonstrations like Saturday’s conjure up a strange mix of hope and futility. Disparate groups come together to shout, wave banners and hand each other flyers advocating diverse (and often opposing) causes. They are united by a belief that something is deeply wrong, but the energy and solidarity engendered always have a touch of the unreal […]