Photographs from the UCD May 1, 2007: Day of Action
Kevin Roddy getting an armband tied on.
Sign reads Dignity, Respect and Liberty for all humans
No more broken families
Sunscreen and bandannas were both present
Bandanna with camo hat
Speakers with drums in the background
The crowd paying attention
One speaker urged people to call their representative
Overview of Crowd
The fashionable protester has a matching purse
Where's Bandanna man is a game like Where's Waldo
Sign urging the deportation of Larry Vanderhoef
Marching north from the Memorial Union
Turning on to Russell.
It's a rat race out there.
Unitrans — Eastbound service only.
It's a long way to Rite Aid.
Protesters begin to circle Russell and Anderson, with ASUCD President Kareem Salem standing on the sidelines not participating with the students.
Blocking the intersection of Russell and La Rue
Death, the border guard?
Yoda says End unjust UC labor laws
Totally professional Police
Kevin Roddy gets arrested.
Unitrans riders could not leave the bus by law, and thus had to wait on the bus for 10 minutes (Until Brent Laabs finally got a Police Officer to get them out).
An officer reads the orders to remove the protesters.
The police begin to arrest the protesters, but the situation isn't too tense.
An activist (Josh) gets escorted off by the DPD
Express transportation to East Davis just outside AM/PM
People chanted around the intersection for 20 minutes or so.
After police ordered the protesters to disperse, all but 24 went to the sides to support those who would be arrested.
Left to right, Andrew Peake, Rob Roy, unknown, and Jessica Rockwell redirect the protest to Mrak Hall.
The march terminates at Mrak Hall where they demand to see The Hoff.
Along with the crowd of protesters, Mrak staffers were kept out of the building during the lockdown, while others were locked in.
Who wouldn't want to protest in such an idyllic setting? Picture taken from Chem Annex.