Monthly Archives: July 2013

Tar sands protesters march on White House

On the 27th of July, the last leg of the “Walk for our Grandchildren” marched from St Stephen’s Church through Malcolm X Park to the White House. Video highlights of the march There was a delay getting to Lafayette Park … Continue reading

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Free Bradley Manning protesters disrupt rush hour exit from ft McNair

On the 26th of July, antiwar activists and supporters of Bradley Manning descended on DC’s Ft McNair, operational base of Maj General Jefferey General Buchanan. He is the convening authority of Bradley Manning’s court martial. Iraqi Citizen speaks at the … Continue reading

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Over 50 arrests as Summer Heat protesters storm, lockdown authors of tar sands pipeline environmental review

On the 26th of July, the “Summer Heat” march against the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline stormed the I st office building containing the office of ERM or Environmental Resources Management. Two teams locked down inside, one blocking the elevators, … Continue reading

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Tar Sands protesters greet another Obama motorcade

On the 22nd of July, Obama had a scheduled appearance at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel near L’enfant Plaza. Protesters from the Sierra Club, Climate First! and other pro-Earth organizations were waiting for him-again. Video of the tar sands/Obama “bird-dogging” protest … Continue reading

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Justice4Trayvon Martin rally

One of many Justice4Trayvon rallies took place at outside US District Court on Constitution Ave. VideoSingers outside the courthouse People stayed long after the speaking program was finished, eventually marching to the White House. According to John Zangas, the crowd … Continue reading

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Hundreds march in silence for Trayvon Martin

On the 19th of July, hundreds of people marched from 14th and Irving streets (by the Metro) to the White House in a silent march for Trayvon Martin. Video of the march Marcher calls for shooting back RELATED VIDEOA Tale … Continue reading

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Opponents of border militarization lay crosses at Customs and Border Patrol

On the 17th of July, opponents of the GOP demanded border militarization provisions in the “compromise” immigration bill marched from the White House to the DC headquarters of Customs and Border Patrol. Video of the march on CBP and cross-laying … Continue reading

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