Demo at K-Mart Against militarized Easter baskets

I took a handful of photos at today’s [March 16, 2003] demonstration outside of K-Mart in Capitola.

I went into K-Mart to look for the Easter baskets containing the action figures, but I could hardly find them. The articles about this demo gave me the impression that the Easter baskets with military men had replaced traditional baskets! I eventually did find the white guy with guns next to some candy in an Easter basket.

Shortly thereafter, a group of mostly women gathered outside K-Mart armed with bunny ears, poster boards, and leaflets on militarized Easter baskets.

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Recruitment Center Closed for Peace

A collection of photos from my lunch break on Wednesday, March 5, 2003, the day of the National Moratorium to Stop the War on Iraq.

The Santa Cruz County recruiting offices for the Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines remained closed all day due to a large rally and civil disobedience action held outside their offices at 41st and Clares Streets in Capitola.

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