It feels like about 7000 of us are here rallying to stand up for LT Watada at the beginning of his court martial. But that's hard to tell for sure because we're in three different places over 60 acres of land or so and walking to and fro perpetually. More are coming in still from all over the country as well.
Watada Trial Update #1
Lt. Ehren Watada's court martial trial began at 9:30 am today, February 5, 2007, at Fort Lewis, Washington. Here is the first video update here on the ground, which shows the morning's scene of supporters, including Sean Penn who is interviewed in this piece, flooding in to support Lt. Watada.