Monthly Archives: November 2016

Water protectors drop banner, drum and pray in Union Station against Dakota Access Pipeline

On the 15th of November, water protectors acting in solidarity Standing Rock dropped a “We Are Still Here” banner in Union Station and held an anti-pipeline prayer complete with drums. Also included was a multi-person puppet rendition of the Black … Continue reading

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Pitchforks and torches at Trump Hotel

On the 14th of November, the No Lame Duck Uprising capped off their protest against the TPP, Oligarchy, and the rise of Donald Trump with a “pitchforks and torches” march from the US Capitol to Trump Hotel Video-march arrives at … Continue reading

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SE-SW freeway blocked by anti-TPP/anti-Trump protest

On the 14th of November, the No Lame Duck Uprising blocked a portion of the SE-SW Freeway used by members of Congress on their trips between the US Capitol and area airports. They were protesting against the rise of racist … Continue reading

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Climate First! protests, enters Citibank branch over Dakota Access pipeline funding

On the 14th of November, Climate First! showed up outside two Citibank branches near the White House demanding that Citi dump their investments in the Dakota Access Pipeline or DAPL. At the first branch visited, activists got inside and asked … Continue reading

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Massive “Catharsis” bonfire burns on Mall, thousands march again against Trump

On the 12th of November, anti drug war activists held their annual “Catharsis” bonfire by the Washington Monument. This year’s was unusually emotional due to the Trump election. To many attendees the fire symbolized in part chasing away the evil … Continue reading

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Anticapitalist/Antifascist march takes I-395 tunnel against Trump

On the 11th of November, and anticapitalist/antifascist march took to the streets against Donald Trump.Also present were many Black Lives Matter activists. The climax of the march was a moving, marching occupation of the I-395 tunnel near 3ed st. Immediately … Continue reading

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Trump protesters focus on women’s issues on 2nd night of marches

On the 10th of November, anti-Trump protesters took to DC’s streets for a second night in a row, chanting things like “My body my Choice” and “Pussy Grabs Back.” Marchers surged from Trump Hotel to the White House to the … Continue reading

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