Monthly Archives: September 2014

Critical Mass reportback for September 2014

On the 26th of September at least 50 riders took part in DC’s monthly Critical Mass bike ride. These rides depart from Dupont Circle shortly after 8PM on the last Friday of every month. High energy video of the ride … Continue reading

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Code Pink, ANSWER protest US bombing of Syria, Iraq

On the 25th of September, Code Pink and ANSWER protested at the White House against Obama’s newly intensified bombing of Syria and Iraq. The first protest was at noon, undeterred by rain. The second was at 7PM, when Code Pink … Continue reading

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Chesapeake Earth First! videos of Flood Wall St and fracking protest at NY Obama fundraiser

Chesapeake Earth First! was on the front lines during the Monday, Sep 22 “Flood Wall St” UN Climate Protests and also the next day, as an Obama fundraiser drew protesters against his love affair with money from the gas fracking … Continue reading

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Protesters blockade streets, corporate polluters, White House in solidarity w/ NYC climate protests

On the 23ed of September, two groups in DC staged direct action solidarity protests with the events in NYC over climate change. Rising Tide DC (RTDC) marched through the streets staging blockades in front of corporate polluters. Meanwhile, the National … Continue reading

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Over 300,000 march in NYC in Peoples Climate March

Sun, Sep 21-4:30PM:An estimate of 310,000 participants is published on Twitter, march was at least 25 blocks long Video of Bike Bloc with Petrosaurus, swordfish bikes Video ofPeople’s Climate March on 42nd St Video of anticapitalist bloc Hands Up don’t … Continue reading

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Police cars crowd Bike Party, drive dangerously

On the 10th of September, several DC cops assigned to or othewise escorting the monthly Bike Party drive their cars in ways that made some of the riders feel they were being put as risk for a collision. They muscled … Continue reading

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Antiwar protesters greet Obama’s Iraq War speech

54 sec video clip including booing protesters On the 10th of September, Obama gave a speech formally announcing the US was return to war in Iraq and now also in Syria, but only from the air supposedly. No war has … Continue reading

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