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Make DC a Sanctuary City!

This evening, Mayor Muriel Bowser hosted a Budget Engagement Forum in the Columbia Heights neighborhood of DC. The goal, as outlined on her site is to "give residents the opportunity to share their values and priorities with the Mayor before the budget is finalized." Mayor Bowser has previously stated, as recently as late January, that [...]

By |2019-02-25T17:58:34-05:00February 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lock Down at DNC HQ

This afternoon, activists organized a lock down at the DNC HQ here in DC demanding Democrats take a stand against TPP and false solutions such as fracking and drilling. 6 people locked themselves together with PVC piping and blocked the entrance to DNC HQ while other protestors held signs and banners. After about an hour of [...]

By |2019-02-25T17:58:43-05:00July 21st, 2016|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Free DC!

Today, a coalition of groups organized a Rally for Equality, demanding statehood and representation for DC. Backstory: DC is not a state and therefore does not enjoy states rights. What are those? Well, plenty - but most importantly it means that you have representation in the federal government. DC does not. What we have are [...]

By |2019-02-25T17:58:47-05:00April 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Backbone Campaign lights up DC

Tuesday, February 24th. Backbone Campaign and allies light up DC!   On the eve of the Killswitch screening and two nights before the FCC #NetNeutrality decision. Share and spread the word! Please credit Eleanor Goldfield and Art Killing Apathy. These images speak for themselves...enjoy! Suggested hashtags: #killswitch #NetNeutrality #NetNeutralityNow #TPP #JeffWeCan  

By |2019-02-25T17:59:15-05:00February 24th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments