Monthly Archives: December 2011

Occupy DC,Catholics United march “golden bull” to US Capitol

On the 15th of December, Occupy DC and Catholics United marched a golden bull, symbolizing both the Wall Street bull and the bibilical Golden Calf, from McPherson Square to Capitol Hill Compilation video including 10 second clip from nasty Daily … Continue reading

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Occupy DC, Planned Parenthoood protest Romney Fundraiser

On the evening of December 14, GOP Presidential candidate and former one-term Massachusetts governor Mitt Romeny had a fundraiser, plates from $100 to $10,000. The event was foolishly held at the Lincoln restaurant, just three blocks from Occupy DC’s campsite … Continue reading

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Occupy DC “Newters” Gingrich, forces cancellation of book signing

On December 7, after a long day of protests, some members of Occupy DC disrupted a Newt Gingrich fundraiser at the Williard Hotel. (video below) Two days later, Newt cancelled a book signing at Union Station, citing “public safety” concerns. … Continue reading

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Occupy DC, OurDC, and allies shuts down K st, much of downtown for hours, 62 arrests, one hospitalized

On the 7th of December, Occupy DC and union protesters under the “OurDC” banner both swarmed onto downtown K st, with Occupy DC setting barricades at 15th st, Vermont Ave, and 14th st. K st was shut down for over … Continue reading

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Occupy DC “People’s Pavilion” demolished after 9 hour standoff

Late Saturday night, the 3ed of December, Occupy DC began erecting a “People’s Pavilion” that could have provided better shelter from the coming winter, had it ever been fully enclosed. Video covering 2:45PM until the demolition of the pavilion around … Continue reading

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Occupy DC marches on Wells Fargo over private prison investments

At 7th and T sts NW in Shaw is a branch of Wells Fargo bank, a notorious investor in the privately-run prison corporation Geo Group. Occupy DC and a second group already there asked depositors to close their accounts and … Continue reading

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Occupy DC besieges pair of big money Democrat fundraisers

On the first of December, an Occupy DC march issued forth from McPherson Square, bound for a fundraiser for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. The fundriaser was a dinner with a minimum “donation” of $5,000 and a maximum of $75,000. … Continue reading

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