Author Archives: dcdirectactionnews

About dcdirectactionnews

This site is for news, announcements, and intelligence for the DC progressive community

Migrants and supporters call for defunding Department of Homeland Security

On the 10th of December, migrants and their supporters held a protest at the White House demanding a clean DREAM act and renewal of Temporary Protected Status (TPS). In addition they called on Senator Chuck Schumer and others in Congress … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Fascists meeting at Woodley Park Marriot flops

From Thursday Nov 6 through Saturday Nov 8, the Marriot Wardman Park hosted the “American Priority” conference featuring among others Deporaball organizers Jack Posobiec and Mike Cernovich. Very little was pubished from the event other than livestreams of a few … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Luke Kuhn rips down, burns Patriot Front stickers in DC

Update 12-10-2018: ALL of the stickers Patriot front posted and photographed have been found and destroyed Pro-ICE Patriot Front sticker burns. Note the presence of the fasces (symbol of Fascism copied from the Roman bundle of rods bound around an … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

White House Peace Vigil, Impeachment protests pushed back for Bush Funeral

The 3ed of December was the 141’st night of the “Kremlin Annex” impeachment protests, and the White House Peace Vigil has been around 37 years. Both were pushed back nearly to H St to make way for the Bush I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Park Service shooting deer in Rock Creek for second week in a row

On the 3ed of December, National Park Service’s USDA “Wildlife Services” deer shooting operation was back in Rock Creek Park for at least the 4th and probably the 5th time this season. They had been confirmed present on Nov 26,27, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Peoples Climate Emergency Congress holds session in the streets in front of US Capitol

On the 2nd of December, one of many “Extinction Rebellion” events held across Turtle Island demanding action on climate change was held in front of the US Capitol. Activists assembled in a nearby park, read out a statement of rebellion … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Protesters gather at Tanzanian Embassy in response to new persecution of GLBTQ people

On the 28th of November, protesters gathered outside the Embassy of Tanzania(Tanzania House) in response to a “crackdown” on GLBTQ folks that has included arrests and calls for mass roundups. The arrests are under an over century old law originally … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment