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PEACE PROTEST 10.5.11

“Taxi drivers are 20 times more likely to be murdered on the job than other workers, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. Last year, 27 of the 42 cabdrivers killed on the job were murder victims. The rest died in traffic crashes, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. That is up from 2009, when 23 drivers were killed in violent acts.” – The Union Tribune We will be standing in solidarity in a Peaceful Protest to Call Attention to Violence in the Taxi Industry after the tragic robbery and death of Mir Sadat Sahou, 68, whose cab
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