(Northampton, MA) – A silent protest march in Northampton Friday expressed solidarity with Gaza and condemned the Israeli military campaign. The protesters dressed in black and walked to the beat of a drum. They passed in front of a small group of counter-protesters holding an Israeli flag with signs saying “stop the sirens.” Both groups remained peaceful.
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