|Indignados: wearing a Guy Fawkes mask reminiscent of those protesting on Spanish streets and occupying Wall Street. I wonder what the Asian letters say?|
The government says it's taken many of the protesters' concerns into account, and that private funding will allow public university's to expand enrollment.
The march was mostly peaceful, apart from broken windows, until it reached Plaza Bolívar, where protesters clashed with police, who fired tear gas at the demonstaters. In the city of Cali one demonstrator when potato bombs he carried in his backpack exploded, according to El Tiempo. The protesters' most dramatic accomplishment today may have been painting the riot police. See photos here.
|This girl was overwhelmed by her banner.|
|'Gross Domestic Product: 16% for war, 0.6% for education.'|
|Long live the strike: A mural in central Bogotá celebrates 'los Indignados.'|
|Altho the march was mostly peaceful, the riot police got paint bombed.|
|Employees and customers look out thru a bank's graffitied glass doors.|
|Aftgerwards: the clean-up.|