intersection 12.17.14

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


[Click on photos to enlarge]


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
#blacklivesmatter


[Photo: Tim Schreier]











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