|The Christmas tree skeleton being built in Plaza Bolivar made a convenient framework for protesters' posters.|
Todays university student marches ended on Plaza Bolivar, just in time for a rainstorm. There, the Christmas tree under construction got new clothes. Makes sense, since Colombia is supposed to be a secular nation.
|Partying down to the music.|
|The statue of Simon Bolivar gets company, and a costume.|
|Meanwhile, nearby on Jimenez Ave, bored riot police take refuge under a restaurant awning.|
|A casket for the District University?|
|A Christmas tree is a protest tree|
By Mike Ceaser, of Bogotá Bike Tours