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    Posted July 22, 2013 by
    PhotoChick
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    Eugene, Oregon
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    This iReport is part of an assignment:
    Zimmerman verdict: The world reacts

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    Justice for Trayvon Martin March in Oregon

     

    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     University of Oregon student Polly Irungu participated in a rally for Trayvon Martin last week, and even led a few chants in the rally. “It was a beautiful scene of people from all different backgrounds coming together to stand up for justice. I felt so empowered being amongst the crowd. It was uplifting and the mood was contagious,” she said.
    - zdan, CNN iReport producer

    On July 18th, 2013 the University of Oregon: Black Student Union, Native American Student Union and Multi-Cultural Center planned a rally, march and candle light vigil to show solidarity with Trayvon Martin and all those who are victims of violent acts. The UO's BSU, NASU & MCC supports justice and fairness to all humankind.

     

    The rally started at UO EMU Amphitheater and then continued to Wayne Morse Free Speech Plaza.

     

    The attire was dark clothing/hoodies but everyone was welcome to participate.

     

    "Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere" -Martin Luther King Jr.

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