The "Armed Forces Career Center" (aka the Army recruiting office) in Oakland, California was closed today. In a Valentine's Day themed protest, Grandmothers against the War offered themselves to replace young folks as cannon fodder.
Army recruiters had enough sense to hightail it for greener pastures when about 200 determined women showed up on their doorstep.
On the march.
Huge puppets stood in for grieving Iraqi mothers.
Now there's a sign for many of us. It seems to be available here. No endorsement of seller implied.
Second post to follows here with more pictures from this inspiring event.