Photos: Signs and Protesters at Climate March
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Photos: Signs and Protesters at Climate March

Published May 1, 2017 Around 200,ooo people hailing from all over the US marched down Pennsylvania Avenue Saturday to demand action on climate change and to push for environmental protections. Fittingly, the temperature climbed to 91 degrees by mid-afternoon, tying a Washington heat record for April 29 set in 1974. “I just had a child and I’m marching … Continue reading

Unity Rally Not So Unified, Say Local Organizers Exasperated With ‘Tourist Activists’
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Unity Rally Not So Unified, Say Local Organizers Exasperated With ‘Tourist Activists’

December 19, 2016 Around 200 activists gathered for a TurnOut rally on Saturday afternoon to celebrate unity against president-elect Donald Trump near the Washington Monument, but the event itself was not exactly unified. “Today is a rally to bring people together from various groups and organizations,” says Jason Charter, D.C. coordinator of Unite For America, … Continue reading

Marchers Condemned Atrocities In Syria At White House, Russian Ambassador’s Residence
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Marchers Condemned Atrocities In Syria At White House, Russian Ambassador’s Residence

December 19, 2016 Hundreds of protesters attended a Standing for Aleppo vigil at the White House Friday night and marched in protest to the Russian Ambassador’s house downtown, decrying the deaths and displacement of civilians in Syria. Activists, some Syrian but many who said they were just supporters, gathered in front of the White house … Continue reading

Muslims, Allies March To White House Demanding ‘No Muslim Registry’
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Muslims, Allies March To White House Demanding ‘No Muslim Registry’

Published on December 13, 2016 Around 200 Muslim activists and allies marched from the Department of Justice to the White House yesterday, asking Obama to dismantle the indefinitely suspended National Security Exit-Entry Registry System before Trump is elected. “[Trump immigration advisor] Kris Kobach actually accidentally released the Department of Homeland Security plan a few weeks ago, … Continue reading