In solidarity with the CASMII international anti war day, on May 6, 2006 about 500 people gathered at the San Diego's Federal Building in an anti war demonstration sponsored by CASMII San Diego Chapter .
This event was co-sponsored by many local peace groups such as Coalition for Peace and Justice, Veterans Against War, San Diego Peace Foundation, and the local Chapter of the American Arab Anti-Discrimination committee.
Several Local democratic party federal and local political candidates also joined the protest.
Voice of America's Television and local T.V. stations covered the event and broadcast it later in their news programs.
Professor Jorge Hirsch, several other prominent university professors, scholars, activists, and veterans spoke at this peaceful event.
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