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Occupy Chess Protest 

October 7, 2013
After nearly 40 years of chess along Market Street, the games were forced to relocate due to an increase of crime activity along Market, according to police. On Sunday, players and their supporters took to the streets for "Occupy Chess." Read more about this issue in Rachel Swan's story "Chess Players Relocated but War Rages On." Photography by Michael Hendrickson.
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