Letter To The DC Metropolitan Police Department

By Staff, Popular Resistance -

It is not credible to disclaim knowledge of the extensive instances of misconduct over the past week at the Venezuelan Embassy. Repeatedly, the MPD has allowed physical assaults, threats and [...]

Six Arrested At Good Friday Witness At Pentagon

By Art Laffin, Nukeresister.org -

From Holy Thursday afternoon to Good Friday afternoon, about 20 people gathered in Washington, D.C. for a Faith and Resistance retreat and public witness that was organized by the Dorothy Day [...]

Washington Walks Away From Another Treaty

By Staff, Space4peace.blogspot.com -

Please see this new short video about Washington pulling out of the INF Treaty with Russia.  This treaty was signed in 1987 between Reagan and Gorbachev.  It banned medium range nuclear weapons [...]

Extinction Rebellion Climate Activists Block DC Streets

By Alejandro Alvarez and Ford Fischer, News 2 Share. -

Washington —“Rest in peace to the birds and trees,” chanted a group on Saturday calling themselves Extinction Rebellion. “Rest in peace to you and me.” What researchers have dubbed the sixth [...]

Extinction Rebellion Convenes ‘People’s Congress’ At U.S. Capitol

By Anne Meador, Dcmediagroup.us -

Washington, DC—The release this fall of several new reports on the effects of climate change has given a new sense of urgency to the climate movement. Even though some say the reports may still [...]

Mobilize To Oppose NATO, War And Racism

By United National Antiwar Coalition. -

April 4, 2019, will mark the 51st anniversary of the assassination of the Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr., the internationally revered leader in struggles against racism, poverty and war. And [...]

National Park Service Rule Change Threatens First Amendment Rights In Capital

By John Zangas, Dcmediagroup.us -

Washington, DC– The National Park Service (NPS) has proposed rule changes that, if enacted, would limit the duration of protests at parks in the National Capitol Region. The rule changes include [...]

Community Museum Showcases Washington, DC’s Long History Of Activism

By Sarah Freeman-Woolpert, Wagingnonviolence.org -

One of the most unique and vital museums in the Smithsonian network can be found in the heart of Washington, D.C.’s Anacostia neighborhood, a place long-neglected by government funds and all but [...]

Facebook Censors Anti-Fascist Rally In Washington

By Andre Damon, Wsws.org -

The social media giant Facebook carried out a major escalation in the campaign to censor the Internet Monday, deleting the official event page for an anti-fascist rally scheduled for August 12 in [...]

Can The Brit’s Baby Trump Blimp Come Play At Trump’s DC Military Parade?

By Medea Benjamin, Codepink.org -

The best thing about Donald Trump’s visit to England and Scotland was the protests—or Carnival of Resistance, as some called them. Their outrageous signs, costumes, and visuals, including the [...]

Protesters Descend On Stephen Miller’s Luxury D.C. Apartment Building

By Rachel Sadon, Dcist.com -

The national debate over the propriety of directly confronting Trump administration officials—while they dine, shop, rest—spilled out Monday night onto the well-manicured sidewalks of [...]

Demonstrators Want Trump To Pardon Assange

By Connor Foarde, Amp.washingtontimes.com -

Mr. Zeese, co-director of the social justice group Popular Resistance, and about 15 fellow demonstrators braved the blazing sun and sticky humidity outside the White House on Tuesday morning, [...]

Poor People-Led Poor People’s Campaign Comes To Washington, DC

By John Zangas and Anne Meador, DCmediagroup.us -

An advocate for the poor and homeless was arrested today at the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) while attempting to speak with Secretary Ben Carson. Federal Protective Services [...]

May 10th-14th: Take Action In DC To Stand In Solidarity With J20 Defendants

By Staff, Itsgoingdown.org -

On December 21st, a jury returned a not-guilty verdict on all charges for the first six defendants in the J20 case. Subsequently, on January 19th, 2018, the prosecution dropped charges against [...]

“NRA Enables Domestic Terrorism” Projection Lights Up Trump Hotel Before Conference

By John Zangas, Dcmediagroup.us -

Washington, DC–Activists lit up Trump International Hotel with messages critical of the National Rifle Association lobby on Thursday night. The light show was timed to draw negative attention to [...]