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The Fighting Age

THE MORNING LINE "You ought to be out raising hell.
This is the fighting age. Put on your fighting clothes."
-Mother Jones

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Suffrage parade, May 4, 1912

A march of silent protest down Fifth Avenue
on July 28, 1917, following violence
against blacks around the country

MLK at the Peace March, April 15, 1967,
protesting the Vietnam War

At Sheep Meadow, 11am on that day,
75 men burn their draft cards

Supporters of the moratorium to end the war,
Sheep Meadow, November 14, 1969

Women's Strike for Equality, August 26, 1970

First Gay Pride march, June 28, 1970

Police arresting Act Up activists near City Hall,
Mar. 28, 1989

Marriage equality march, September 26, 2010

Millions March NYC, December 13, 2014

[Photo: Tim Schreier]

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