On October 7, 2005, a March and Rally to End the Bus Strike by Supporting Workers was organized by the Student and Worker Coalition for Justice (SWCJ) at UC Santa Cruz. The demonstration began with a rally at the base of UCSC followed by a march to the Metro Center in downtown Santa Cruz.
This is 1 of 3 posts by me covering the demonstration on October 7, 2005
For more information, check out the following links:
March Friday to Support Bus Drivers & Get Buses Rolling!
Students, Workers and Community Unite to Support Bus Drivers
Crossposted at Santa Cruz Indymedia.
a few hundred students rallied at the base of UCSC
end the strike, support the union
solidarity from a women in an automobile
looking down on Bay Street
hands off our contract
student solidarity at Mission and Bay
marching down Mission
motorcycle escort and cop pointing finger
bicyclists handle the traffic
an SCPD officer tells us to stay off the sidewalks! i guess he was a bit nervous, because i don’t think that is what he meant to say.
coming down Laurel St. with biker protection
marching on Laurel St. to stop metro madness
young boys watch the demonstration go by and point in excitment
my new friends smile