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07/24/2011

Photos: Brute inequality in the streets of Manhattan

by Jeremy Hooper

National Organization For Marriage bussed in protestors (thirteen buses, by my count). All to protest alongside Westboro Baptist Church and a second group with signs saying homosexuality is worse than murder:

(All protesters were together on same block -- 3rd Ave. btw 40th and 41st)
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Rabbi Yehuda Levin is the guy who recently blamed gays for the murder of Lieiby Kletsky. He was marching on the front lines, about 2ft away from Maggie Gallagher and Sen. Diaz:

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Here are just some of the buses. Other than the Orthodox Jewish contingent, virtually every single person came and went via school bus:

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At the end of the event, they were all lined up on 47th street, ready to take the astroturfed crowd back home:

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Break

*MORE posts about the day:

Check out the name of the primary bus company they used [G-A-Y]

A discussion about the crowd makeup -- misinformed, exploited [G-A-Y]

Why so much sympathetic "security"? [G-A-Y]

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