National Lawyers Guild

New York City Chapter

Photographs by Thomas Altfather Good



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NLG members at Federal Plaza, Summer 1984
(Photo: Thomas Altfather Good / Daily World)



Legal Observers at the 2004 Republican National Convention in NYC
(Photo: Thomas Altfather Good / NLN)



A Legal Observer follows an anti-war march (42nd Street, NYC - 2006)
(Photo: Thomas Altfather Good / NLN)



An NLG Observer watches negotiations between an undercover (left) and students (2006)
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A Legal Observer follows an SDS march in Lower Manhattan (2006)
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In the middle of a large SDS march - an NLGer taking notes (2006)
(Photo: Thomas Altfather Good / NLN)



An Observer at the (Al Sharpton sponsored) 2006 Sean Bell protest in Manhattan
(Photo: Thomas Altfather Good / NLN)



The NLG looks on as Cindy Shehan speaks (2007)
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An Observer rests a moment -- with Cindy Sheehan (2007)
(Photo: Thomas Altfather Good / NLN)



An NLGer on the set of Law And Order (2007)
(Photo: Thomas Altfather Good / NLN)



The ubiquitous green hat in the sea of protesters (NYC, Fall 2007)
(Photo: Thomas Altfather Good / NLN)



A Legal Observer follows an anti-war march at the U.N. (2007)
(Photo: Thomas Altfather Good / NLN)



Seeking shelter from the blazing sun - Washington Heights, NYC (2007)
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An Observer flanks a somber march sponsored by Witness Against Torture
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NLGers watching a civil disobedience in Times Square (2007)
(Photo: Thomas Altfather Good / NLN)



In frigid Winter winds or searing Summer sun - Legal Observers protect protesters (2007)
(Photo: Thomas Altfather Good / NLN)



An NLG attorney (right) negotiates with a detective as protesters fill Times Square (2008)
(Photo: Thomas Altfather Good / NLN)



The NLG watching over SDS at a die-in in Midtown (2008)
(Photo: Thomas Altfather Good / NLN)



NLG Observers in Queens at a huge Sean Bell protest (2008)
(Photo: Thomas Altfather Good / NLN)



Behind every protester -- an Observer (El Barrio, NYC, 2008)
(Photo: Thomas Altfather Good / NLN)



An NLG Legal Observer at the Stella D'Oro factory in the Bronx (2009)
(Photo: Thomas Altfather Good / NLN)



An NLG Observer on hand during a tense moment - NAACP Convention (Summer 2009)
(Photo: Bud Korotzer / NLN)



An NLG Observer at a civil disobedience outside Aetna's offices (2009)
(Photo: Thomas Altfather Good / NLN)



An NLG Observer at a civil disobedience outside Aetna's offices (2009)
(Photo: Thomas Altfather Good / NLN)



A young Observer prepares to cover a tense protest against Israel's occupation of Palestine (2010)
(Photo: Thomas Altfather Good / NLN)



Day or night -- the Guild is on the job (2010)
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The NLG is dedicated "to the end that human rights shall be regarded as more sacred than property interests"
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