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Thousands of shoes cover Capitol Hill lawn

Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington. Organizers said the installation represents the number of lives lost since the shooting at Sandy Hook elementary in Newtown, Connecticut. 


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Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington. Organizers said the installation represents the number of lives lost since the shooting at Sandy Hook elementary in Newtown, Connecticut. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington. Organizers said the installation represents the number of lives lost since the shooting at Sandy Hook elementary in Newtown, Connecticut. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
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Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
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Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. 


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Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
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Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. 


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Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
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Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. 


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Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
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Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. 


REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
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Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

Activists install 7000 shoes on the lawn in front of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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