Monthly Archives: February 2015

Armed US drones protested at Air and Space

Inside the National Air and Space Museum is a drone exhibit (Predator drone included) that ignores the civilian deaths Obama’s and Bush’s armed drones have caused while glorifying military drones in general. On Feb 28, protesters showed up with leafets, … Continue reading

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DC Ferguson marches on 7D police station

On the 22nd of February, DC Ferguson met at the Congress Heights Metro in Anacostia and marched on the 7th District police station. Protesters were demanding justice for Ralphael Briscoe, who was shot in the back by a police “jump-out” … Continue reading

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Muslims, DC Ferguson protest hypocritical “countering violent extremism” summit

On the 18th of February, Obama began his “countering violent extremism” summit, which is mostly an event to coordinate police efforts to spy on and infiltrate Muslim communities. Outside, both Muslims and DC Ferguson activists called out this event for … Continue reading

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DC Global Divestment Day demands AU divest from fossil fuel investments

On the 13th of February, there were Global Divestiment Day actions in over 200 cities just on Turtle Island demanding that institutions divest from fossil fuel corporations. Here in DC, AU students and many others demanded that American University withdraw … Continue reading

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DC area Muslims remember 3 students murdered at Chapel Hill, NC

On the 12th of February, hundreds of people, mostly DC area Muslims, came together to remember three young Muslim students murdered in an apartment near Chapel Hill, Univ of North Carolina. Speakers at the Dupont Circle vigil included several people … Continue reading

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Animal rights protesters storm Neiman-Marcus

On the 7th of February, DC area animal rights activists managed to storm Neiman-Marcus, a notorious fur selling upscale department store. The march made one pass through the store and then back out the door before police could respond. Then … Continue reading

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Protest held against Park Police shooting deer in Montgomery County

The Montgomery County Park Police are shooting deer in Rock Creek park and elsewhere in MD, once again claiming there are “too many” of them in an area dominated by human overpopulation. On the 6th of February area residents outraged … Continue reading

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