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May 20, 2014

Locking Arms for a Trauma Center


Sydney Combs / The Chicago Maroon

Members of the Trauma Center Coalition gathered Monday morning to protest for an adult Level I trauma center at East 56th Street and South Cottage Grove Avenue.  This essay documents the unfolding of the event.

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Sydney Combs / The Chicago Maroon
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Sydney Combs / The Chicago Maroon
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Sydney Combs / The Chicago Maroon
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Sydney Combs / The Chicago Maroon
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Sydney Combs / The Chicago Maroon
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Sydney Combs / The Chicago Maroon
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Forty minutes after entering the construction site, University police removed FLY member Tori Crider (left) and second-years Kayli Horne (center) and Helena Bassett from the premise.

Sydney Combs / The Chicago Maroon
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UCPD forcibly remove one group of protesters from the construction site.

Sydney Combs / The Chicago Maroon
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Sydney Combs / The Chicago Maroon
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Protesters gather together after being forced out of the construction site.

Sydney Combs / The Chicago Maroon
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Sydney Combs / The Chicago Maroon

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