Monthly Archives: March 2014

Police arrest White House antinuclear vigiler in continuing campaign of harassment

On the morning of Saturday, March 29th, US Park Police again attacked the 33 year old antinuclear/peace vigil in front of the White House. This time they arrested the person at the vigil on a pretext charge so they could … Continue reading

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Reportback from March 20-22 Ringling Brothers circus protest

Last week (March 20-22), the Ringling Brothers circus was in town again. As always they were protested by animal rights activists outraged by beatings and abuse the animals receive onstage and off. This year the elepants caught a break as … Continue reading

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Egyptians protest 529 protester death sentences in front of Egyptian Embassy

On the 29th of March, Egyptians showed up at the Embassy of Egypt to protest against death sentences given to 529 protesters. VIDEO: the Egyptian protest in DC against death sentences for 529 fellow activists Even some secular opponents of … Continue reading

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Code Pink protests Egypt’s death sentences against 529 protesters

Earlier this week, the coup goverrnment in Egypt sentenced 529 protesters to death in a simultanious “trial” for the alleged killing of a cop during protests last summer in which hundreds of protesters were shot. On the 27th of March, … Continue reading

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Women, children march for minimum wage increase

On the 26th of March, women and children organized by OurDC marched from Union Station to the US Capitol with men marching behind them. They were demanding the Federal minimum wage be increased to $10.10 an hour, and a local … Continue reading

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JUSTICE DENIED: CITIZEN ACTIVISTS, ON BEHALF OF DRONE VICTIMS, LOCKED OUT AND REFUSED ENTRY TO US ATTORNEY’S OFFICE

Video posted by citizen activists to Youtube WHO: Members of the National Campaign for Nonviolent Resistance (NCNR) have taken action to call attention to, and bring an end to the crimes of the United States Government since the Iraq war … Continue reading

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Chesapeake Earth First! enters Hill and Knowlton lobby against Enbridge #9 tar sands pipeline

On the 19th of March, Chesapeake Earth First! entered 607 14th st NW, the building housing Hill & Knowlton, lobbyists for Enbridge. They are in Suite 300 on the 3ed floor. This was in response to a First Nations call … Continue reading

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