The enormous outpouring of anti-Trump protesters in Washington D.C., and indeed the country and the world, on January 20 was a sight to behold. Tens of thousands came to Washington DC to inaugurate the resistance to Trump’s ultra-right wing, pro-Wall Street agenda.
Outrage: Media told by government that they are barred from covering Navy Memorial Protest at Trump Inaugural!
This is an outrage, a blatant act of political discrimination, and a grave threat to free speech and the right to dissent in the Trump Era.
The Navy Memorial stage will feature leaders from every grassroots movement — immigrant rights, labor, environmental justice, women’s rights, Movement for Black Lives, LGBTQ equality, anti-war and others — as well as progressive leaders from the whole spectrum of faith communities. Artists, musicians and DJs will be performing throughout the day.
I support the #Jan20 Protest at Trump’s Inauguration! Permits secured for Navy Memorial 7am #InaugurateTheResistance
Assemble at 8th St. and Pennsylvania Ave NW. Organizers plan to set up a stage and sound system directly on the Inaugural Parade Route to loudly say No! to the Trump Agenda.
Trump and the National Park Service are trying to shut down Inauguration protests – don't let them win!
In the past few weeks, water protectors in North Dakota, working to stop the Dakota Access Pipe Line, have come under attack by an extremely militarized police force and mercenaries working for Energy Transfer Partners.
Trump’s picks for National Security Adviser and CIA Director are both clear choices to continue to tow the Trump line of all-out assault on Muslim people at home and abroad.