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Tar Sands Action Deemed Largest Collective Civil Disobedience in U.S. this Century

September 4th, 2011 | by Kate Follot

On September 3rd, hundreds of people gathered in Lafayette Park for the final day of the rally against the Tar Sands at the end of the two week sit down protest at the White House. An estimated 1252 people were arrested during this two week continuous peaceful protest, making it the largest collective act of Civil Disobedience in the U.S. in decades



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