Monthly Archives: February 2011

Wisc Gov Scott Walker protested at National Governors Association in DC

On the 27th of February, Wisconsin’s union-busting governor Scott Walker came to DC for the annual meeting of the National Governor’s Association at the JW Marriott. Outside was a fiesty picket line of union workers and supporters, demanding he kill … Continue reading

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Reportback from massive pro-Wisconsin/pro union rally in Dupont Circle

On Feb 26, enough protesters to fill most of Dupont Circle to packed-crowd, standing room only descended on the circle for a rally to condemn Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker for trying to abolish public employee unions. Audio:Speaker invokes Washington Hospital … Continue reading

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Protesters threatened with arrest for bullhorns at Miller’s Furs

On Feb 26, animal rights protesters showed up at Gartenhaus Furs and Miller’s Furs as they have every weekend in “Fur Free February.” The protests at Gartenhaus went fine, but police at Miller’s Furs threatened activists with arrest for using … Continue reading

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Astra-Zeneca, Bayer, Baxer get HLS office demos followed by home demos

On Feb 25, Huntingdon Life Sciences customer Astra-Zenica got their second office demo in just three days from animal rights activists. Same video on Liveleak in case youtube disables the sound The protests began with a noisy bullhorn speakout inside … Continue reading

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Hundreds protest outside DC offices of Wisconsin Gov Scott Walker

On the 23ed of February, for the second day in a row, union activists laid siege to the 444 N Cap st offices of Wisconsin’s GOP Governor Scott Walker. His efforts to abolish collective bargaining in Wisconsin have led to … Continue reading

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Nomura, DC HLS customers get noisy office demos

The Siege of Fortress continues! On Feb 23, after showing up at Bayer, Astra-Zenica, and Sanofi-Aventis, animal rights activists brought loud bullhorns to the lobby of Nomura. Nomura is a key stockholder in Fortress Inc, the lifeline of puppy-killing Huntingdon … Continue reading

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MoCo cops claim bullhorns illegal at ALL protests as fur customers run the gauntlet

What few fur customers showed up at Gartenhaus and Miller’s Furs on Feb 19 had to run a gauntlet of shouting protesters. This was both before and after cops showed up and pointed to an obscure noise ordinance. They approached … Continue reading

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