Three Eugene Women, identified as Becky, Sarah, and Sue (Sue not shown below) maintained an all night candlelight vigil/protest commencing 7:30PM Wednesday, the time of Bush "tame the homefront" speech, through rush hour traffic Thursday morning. The all night protest was at the U.S. Federal Building plaza, 7th and Oak Street Eugene.
In other Eugene action against the "loose canon" and internationally condemned war, a group of Eugene students staged a roving "die in" commencing 7PM Thursday morning. The "die-in" protest, accompanied by screaming and spilling of blood, utilized all four crosswalks of the intersection in front of the Eugene Federal Building, crossing repeatedly at the "walk" signal. As the protest coninued past 8AM, it sparked frequent comment from early communters, most comment in support, most of the remainder asking "What's going on?", and of course one or two raised index fingers, in the current Eugene context meaning "Fuck-You!", other than paying taxes, the standard way here of supporting the each new war.