Monthly Archives: February 2017

Anti-fascist protesters show up at Richard Spencer’s King St neo-Nazis HQ

On the 26th of February, Richard Spencer’s al-right (neo-Nazi) headquarters on King St in Alexandria received the latest in a series of weekly Sunday 12:30PM protests. Church groups have been protesting there every Sunday, and in addition SURJ N-Va showed … Continue reading

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J St marches against rising tide of Islamophobia and anti-Semitism

J St is a Jewish lobbying group best known for their advocacy of a two-state solution to the situation in Palestine. On the 25th of February they marched not only in opposition to settlements and Bibi’s extremism but also in … Continue reading

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Russian flags with Trump’s name on them given out-and waved-at CPAC

On the 24th of February, “left-wing operatives” were expelled from CPAC after sucessfully infiltrating this notorious right-wing convention and distributing Russian flags emblazoned with Trump’s name. Unaware of the nature or source of the flags, many at the Conservative Political … Continue reading

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Brookland Manor tenants protest at zoning hearing, with many supporters

On the 23ed of February, an unusually large crowd of supporters backed up Brookland Manor tenants at and before a zoning hearing. The hearing concerns a proposed redevelopment that would displace larger families and many low income tenants. On the … Continue reading

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Emergency Protest at the White House against Trump’s revocation of trans student protections

On the 22nd of February, Donald Trump issued the executive order equivalent of those bigoted GOP “bathroom bills” targetting transgender students. He revoked the federal guidelines permitting trans students in public schools to use the restroom corrosponding to their gender … Continue reading

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Water protectors rally at Wells Fargo, demand DC divest from DAPL banks

Update 2-23-2017:German bank BayernLB divests from DAPL On the 22nd of February, DC area water protectors gathered at Wells Fargo next to the White House as heavily-armored cops in North Dakota attempted to evict the Standing Rock water defender’s camps. … Continue reading

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Not My President’s Day march takes the streets

The 20th of February marked one month since Donald Trump’s chaotic inauguration, and the protests have not stopped. A large “Not My President’s Day” march took over the streets to march from Dupont Circle to the White House. An attempt … Continue reading

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