Thousands Rally for Gaza Outside the White House

Collection with 8 media items created by Wes Bruer

04 Aug 2014 06:16

Thousands of supporters of Palestine rallied to the White House to protest the U.S. Government's support of the Israeli military which is carrying out military operations in Gaza leading the many civilian deaths. Prominent speakers such as activist and professor Dr. Cornell West and Director of the Council of American-Islamic Relations Nihad Awad decried U.S. involvement in the conflict and called on President Obama to stop all aid to Israel as thousands chanted from the filled streets lining the White House.

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Break From Protest to Pray
Washington, D.C.
By Wes Bruer
02 Aug 2014

A man takes a break from marching on the White House to pray in a parking garage.

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Jewish Support for Gaza
Washington, D.C.
By Wes Bruer
02 Aug 2014

Anti-Zionist Jews rallied to the National March on the White House to denounce the Israeli military's operations in Gaza.

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Young and Old Unite for Gaza
Washington, D.C.
By Wes Bruer
02 Aug 2014

A woman and her neighbor attend the National March on the White House to show their solidarity with people in Gaza.

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Obama Can't Ignore
Washington, D.C.
By Wes Bruer
02 Aug 2014

Thousands of Gaza supporters flooded Lafayette Park in front of the White House to demand a halt to U.S. aid to Israel.

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Gaza Supporters Swarm the White House
Washington, D.C.
By Wes Bruer
02 Aug 2014

Thousands swelled the streets in front of the White House to denounce Obama's aid to Israel.

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Police Keep a Watchful Eye
Washington, D.C.
By Wes Bruer
06 Aug 2014

Law Enforcement demand protesters stop from climbing White House outer fences during Gaza protest

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Israel Protester is Silenced
Washington, D.C.
By Wes Bruer
02 Aug 2014

A lone Israeli protester is drowned out by the thousands of Gaza supporters marching outside the White House

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Call to Prayer During Protest
Washington, D.C.
By Wes Bruer
02 Aug 2014

Muslim-Americans take a break from the Gaza protest to pray in Lafayette Park in front of the White House.