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PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Protesters gathered at Thomas Paine Plaza in Center City to rally against Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court.

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It’s one of several “Cancel Kavanaugh” rallies being held in cities around the country Thursday.

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Organizers say the demonstration calls attention to sexual assault in society and the lack of accountability for people in power.

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Last Friday, protesters rallied outside of Sen. Pat Toomey’s office in Old City. They were trying to urge the Pennsylvania senator to vote no on Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation.