Monthly Archives: February 2020

Code Pink arrested, forcibly removed from House prior to Pompeo’s speech

On the 28th of Feb, Trump’s warmongering Secretary of State Mike Pompeo addresssed the House Foreign Affairs Committee. Before he started, US Capitol police forcibly removed Code Pink protesters who were demanind peace with Iran. Four Code Pink members were … Continue reading

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Wet’su’weten solidarity protest held inside building housing TC Energy’s DC office

On the 27th of February, supporters of the Wet’su’weten First Nations people resisting the Coastal Gaslink pipeline protested inside the lobby of the office building housing TC Energy’s(formerly TransCanada’s) DC lobbying office. Activists attempted to deliver an eviction notice on … Continue reading

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Protesters rally as Supreme Court hears Atlantic Coast Pipeline case

On the 24th of Feb, the US Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the appeal of a lower court ruling forbidding the (fracked gas) Atlantic Coast Pipeline from crossing under the Appalacian Trail. Outside protesters demanded the Court reject the … Continue reading

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Beyond Extreme Energy disrupts FERC meeting, forces delay of Jordan Cove LNG decision

On the 20th of Feb, Beyond Extreme Energy disrupted FERC’s monthly pipeline and gas/oil facility permit issuing meeting. Twelve protesters were dragged out of the meeting. The protest delayed the start of the meeting and had the further effect of … Continue reading

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Kremlin Annex protests Trump’s pardons for corporate criminals and corrupt politicians

On the 18th of February, “Kremlin Annex” protesters (exiled by sound permit fees to H st) demanded that Trump’s Attorney General Bob Barr resign in the wake of Trump’s pardons for major corporate criminals and corrupt politicians. Pardons for Trump’s … Continue reading

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Canadian Embassy, Ambassador’s home get protests against RCMP pipeline raids on Wet’suwet’en land

Early AM on the 7th of Feb, the RCMP assaulted unceded Wet’suwet’en lands seeking to push through the Coastal GasLink pipeline. 11 Indigenous land defenders and allies were arrested. The weekend brought further RCMP violence and arrests. On the 9th … Continue reading

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Outnumbered antifa delay, obstruct largest DC area fascist march since Charlottesville

On the 8th of February, between 100 and 150 members of Patriot Front marched under intense pressure from a few dozen anti-Fascist activists from the Lincoln Memorial to the US Capitol and finally the parking garage their vans were waiting … Continue reading

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