Green Party presidential candidate Cynthia McKinney speaks at the ReCreate ’68 rally outside the DNC on Sunday, August 24, 2008.
Denver DNC Protests with Heavy Police Presence
Protests on Sunday in Denver were very peaceful outside of an incident of agitation from Fox News ( aka FFN ).
Police presence was extreme and excessive including many helicopters and several military helicopters. The path to the Pepsi Center where the DNC will be held was reminiscent of the Clint Eastwood film “The Gauntlet”.
DNC 2008: Ward Churchill, Cindy Sheehan & Friends
DNC Protest Day One – Cindy Sheehan
Cindy Sheehan speaks at Recreate 68 protests in Denver, Sunday morning, Aug. 24.
Thousands protest against US war in Iraq – 25 Aug 2008
Thousands of people had turned out on the streets of Denver, Colorado demanding an end to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
One activist told Al Jazeera’s Rosiland Jordan why he travelled 2,000km to make his voice heard.