A written commentary will follow in the next post, but for now, two videos that I made pertaining to Saturday’s rally in Montreal (see the announcement on this blog), organized by Block the Empire, in solidarity with imprisoned Iraqi journalist, Muntadar al-Zeidi (yes, the famous shoe thrower). On Saturday, we were all shoe throwers.
First, a video summary of the protests and march through Montreal:
SHOES AGAINST BUSH and HARPER, MONTREAL RALLY, DEC. 20, 2008
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Second, a remixed compilation, with guest appearances by George W. Bush, produce for some added “context”:
A GLOBAL SHOE FLY ZONE: SHOES AT BUSH, FROM IRAQ TO QUEBEC
Also, see the great photos of the event taken by Anirudh Koul, on his flickr page.