Monthly Archives: July 2018

Ivy City residents, Empower DC crash Mayor Bowser’s birthday party to save Crummel School

On the 26th of July, DC Mayor Bowser celebrated her birthday with a “public” party at the Ivy City Smokehouse, a restaurant owned by ProFish president and developer Greg Casten. Outside, Empower DC and Ivy City residents staged a loud … Continue reading

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Occupy Lafayette Park: Day 11-T-rex from Rex Tillerson protest shows up

Update July 28: Video-Occupy Lafayette Park Day 13: Pro-Trump MAGAT gives up attempt to counterprotest On July 26 was the 11th evening of impeachment protests outside the White House. This time around featured an electric violin and one of the … Continue reading

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Stop the Hate-resist fascists in DC on August 12

Patriot Prayer, a white nationalist group on the west coast, has called for two rallies, one in Portland on August 4 and another Berkeley on August 5. This caravan is attempting to build ground support for the national fascist rally, … Continue reading

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Occupy Lafayette Park continues for 8th night in a row

On the 23ed of July, impeachment protesters furious about the Trump/Putin summit and other issues staged the 8th evening in a row of noisy protests outside the White House. This time around featured a band including drums performing numbers calling … Continue reading

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Zero Hour climate march proceeds in heavy rain, demands action on climate change

The heavy rains of July 21 were unable to stop DC’s Zero Hour Climate March, one of many such marches around the world. The Zero Hour marches were organized by young people, and at least the DC march featured a … Continue reading

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Secret Service clears street in front of White House over one protester w bullhorn

As the 4th evening in a row of Occupy Lafayette Park protests was winding down, a single protester with a bullhorn stepped up near the sidewalk in front of the White House fence. She loudly called out the stupidity and … Continue reading

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Trump/Putin Press conference and hurried retraction draw new protesters to White House

On the 16th of July, Donald Trump and Vladimar Putin held a joint press conference in Brussels, both denying charges that Russia interfered in the 2016 election to hand the White House to Trump. Beginning on the 16th of June, … Continue reading

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