Monthly Archives: October 2010

HLS home demo assaulted by neighbor, detained by cops

At about 8:30 PM on October 30, animal rights activists showed up in the alley outside the home of Goldman-Sachs executive Michael Paese, 1632-B 19th st NW-and promptly ran into violence. Audio-a phone call for an update interrupted by the … Continue reading

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“Sanity” rally breeds Metro insanity

Jon Stewart’s “Rally to restore Sanity” bore a message of insult for both the teabaggers AND for progressive activists. Code Pink was furious and their march was effectively to be a counterdemonstration based on their alert. Many liberal and progressive … Continue reading

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Pre-Halloween HLS protests storm Nomera, Bayer/Astra-Zenica

Halloween is always a bad time to be a customer or finanacial enabler of puppy-killing Huntingdon Life Sciences. Nomera, Astra-Zenica, and Bayer found that out with lobby invasions on Oct 29 in DC, and Sanofi-Aventis got protesters in front as … Continue reading

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Police attack HLS/Shac Solidarity protesters after Georgetown home demo

On the 23ed of October, protesters leaving a SHAC-UK(sentencing) solidarity protest at the Georgetown home of Abbot Fund Vice President John Richardson were threatened by police with arrest for tinted windows in a car, for “incommoding” and for refusing to … Continue reading

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HLS Shac Solidarity demos: Guns at Goldman-Sachs, Bayer/Astra-Zenica stormed

Oct 21 was the start of the global days of action in solidarity with the SHAC defendants in the UK. In DC, like many cites, protesters showed up at Huntingdon Life Sciences customers, funders, and others whose business dealings keep … Continue reading

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Reportback on protest of monkey vivisection at NIH

On Oct 19, as part of National Primate Liberation Week, protesters showed up at NIH on the Old Georgetown Road entrance, demanding that NIH cease and desist the use of primates other than human volunteers in medical research. According to … Continue reading

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Capitol cops brandish automatic weapons at HLS protest, “delete” photos

On the 14th of October, an estimated 75 US Capitol Police ambushed animal rights protesters outside Goldman-Sachs at 101 Constitution Ave NW, possibly in response to a false report of a gunshot inside. Some brandished automatic rifles and at least … Continue reading

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