Monthly Archives: October 2018

Handmaids, anti-Trump acts in High Heel Race as putting Mayor’s name on it stokes controversy

On the 30th of October, the annual pre-Halloween High Heel Race took to 17th st. There were multiple participants in “Handmaid’s Tale” costume, a possible reference to the Kavanaugh confirmation fightback. Also present were participants with “Trump is a Drag” … Continue reading

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#WontBeErased: Transgender activists and allies protest at Zorbas, staff or management calls the cops

On the 26th of October, transgender activists and allies showed up at Zorbas Cafe, a supposedly GLBTQ friendly restaurant just north of Dupont Circle in DC. They were there to educate diners about the ongoing murder of transgender people and … Continue reading

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#KremlinAnnex impeachment protest reaches 100 nights outside the White House

The 23ed of October was the 100th evening of the #KremlinAnnex protests outside the White House demanding that Donald Trump be impeached, removed as unfit, or resign from office Video: the 100th #KremlinAnnex protest in a row 43 sec

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Stop Police Terror Project marches on National Day of Protest Against Police Brutality

On the 22nd of October, the National Day of Protest Against Police Brutality, the Stop Police Terror Project and Black Lives Matter-DC marched against Mayor Bowser’s “Resume Raiser” event hoping to catch her there, and then against the brand-new National … Continue reading

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Reportback from Women’s March on the Pentagon

The 21st of October featured Cindy Sheehan’s Women’s March on the Pentagon. Protesters assembled outside the Pentagon City shopping mall, and set off chanting “out of the shopping malls and into the streets.” The march wound under the highway and … Continue reading

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Protest remembering murdered Trans Women Marches into Columbia Heights restaurants

On the 19th of October, Transgender activists and their allies gathered at the Columbia Heights Metro and marched into a variety of area restaurants. The protest was on behalf of the shocking number of transgender people who have been murdered, … Continue reading

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“Supervillains” visit Congress for FERC nominee Bernard McNamee

On the 16th of October, activists from Beyond Extreme Energy dressed as “Supervillains” to mockingly lobby for confirmation of Trump’s new FERC (Federal Energy Regulatory Commission) nominee Bernard McNamee. Supervillains included Columbus, the Joker, the Ghost of Fossil Fuels Past, … Continue reading

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