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Demand Justice and Promote Peace

Several hundred people participate in the NAACP’s “Demand Justice and Promote Peace March” on Sunday, April 3, 2011.

Spokane Police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick visits with John Washington, Vice President of the Portland, Ore., NAACP, before the “Demand Justice and Promote Peace” rally on Sunday, April 3, 2011, as Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich, looks on.

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Several hundred people participate in a march from Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena to the Lilac Bowl in Riverfront Park on Sunday, April 3, 2011. The event commemorates the 43rd anniversary of the assassination of Rev. Martin Luther King and features NAACP President and CEO Benjamin Todd Jealous.

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Benjamin Todd Jealous, president and CEO of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) leads a march of several hundred people from Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena to the Lilac Bowl in Riverfront Park on Sunday, April 3, 2011.

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Nate Miles and his son Noah flew to Spokane from Bellevue to participate in the “Demand Justice and Promote Peace” rally on Sunday, April 3, 2011.

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Benjamin Todd Jealous, president and CEO of the National Association of Colored People (NAACP), leads several hundred marchers from the Spokane Veterans Memorial Area on their way to Lilac Bowl in Riverfront Park.

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Benjamin Todd Jealous, center, leads several hundred marchers including Spokane Mayor Mary Verner, into the Lilac Bow at Riverfront Park in Spokane, Wash. on Sunday, April 3, 2011.

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Rose Johnson of Spokane carries a sign remembering the Rev. Martin Luther King’s famous speech, “I Have a Dream,” during the “Demand Justice and Promote Peace” rally on Sunday, April 3, 2011.

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Spokane Mayor Mary Verner greets NAACP President and CEO Benjamin Todd Jealous before the “Demand Justice and Promote Peace Rally” in Spokane on Sunday, April 3, 2011.

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Police and security were on high alert in Riverfront Park on Sunday, April 3, 2011, for the “Demand Justice and Promote Peace” rally, which attracted several hundred marchers.

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Several hundred people gather at the Lilac Bowl in Riverfront Park on Sunday, April 3, 2011, after marching to commemorate the 43rd anniversary of the assassination of Rev. Martin Luther King.

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Benjamin Todd Jealous, president and CEO of the National Assocation for the Advancement of Colored People, gazes over a crowd of several hundred people who gathered to march from the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena to Riverfront Park.

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