Hundreds of protesters rallied in the rain outside Manhattan’s federal court Saturday against plans to try the accused 9/11 mastermind and four cohorts in a civilian trial.
Loved ones of those killed in the 2001 terror attacks took to a podium to voice their concerns, and scores more huddled under umbrellas and braved the cold.
“We’re here not just to send a message to New Yorkers but to the people of America to become energized and activated,” said Debra Burlingame, 55, whose brother, Charles, was the pilot of American Airlines flight 77, which crashed into the Pentagon. “My brother spent the last minutes of his life fighting highjackers, he would want me to fight against the trial. “
Keep America Safe has a rather convincing video slamming Obama’s tough talking rhetoric (Always Get Tape):