Posts Tagged ‘ protest ’

Political fallout from Soleimani could be biggest for Senate

Two dozen protesters participate in the “Swarm the Senate” rally in the Hart Senate Office Building urging action to “impeach, remove, indict and jail” President Donald Trump on Jan. 6. The protesters held up their hands, on which were written the words “No war.” (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call file photo)

The killing of Iranian military leader Qassem Soleimani was a big deal. But it’s best to pause before determining the political fallout.

Source: Political fallout from Soleimani could be biggest for Senate

Milan sculpture by Maestà Sofferente meant to protest sexism protested for doing the opposite – The Washington Post

An installation by designer Gaetano Pesce titled “Maestà Sofferente” (Suffering Majesty) is shown during a furniture fair in Milan, Italy, on April 7. (Luca Bruno/AP)

The sculpture by Gaetano Pesce was unveiled Sunday in Milan’s Piazza del Duomo for Milan’s furniture fair this week.

Source: Milan sculpture by Maestà Sofferente meant to protest sexism protested for doing the opposite – The Washington Post

Mass Arrests as Thousands Descend on Senate Office Building Demanding Lawmakers Reject Kavanaugh

More than 1,000 women and men lined the hallways and filled the atrium of the Hart Senate Office Building in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, demanding that senators vote against Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination. (Photo: Drew Angerer/Getty)

“Incredible scene on Capital Hill right now, where thousands of anti-Kavanaugh protesters have taken over the Hart Senate Office Building.”

Source: Mass Arrests as Thousands Descend on Senate Office Building Demanding Lawmakers Reject Kavanaugh

Pete Seeger – A hard rain’s a-gonna fall HD (alta calidad) – YouTube

Standing Rock tribe takes DAPL protest to Washington | USA News | Al Jazeera

‘No consent, no pipeline’ was the message carried by protesters [Cajsa Wikstrom/Al Jazeera]

Thousands march to White House in protest against Dakota Access pipeline, stopping at Trump hotel to erect teepee.

Source: Standing Rock tribe takes DAPL protest to Washington | USA News | Al Jazeera

Denise Levertov Should Be More Famous ‹ Literary Hub

Denise Levertov Should Be More Famous ‹ Literary Hub.

How One Man Single-Handedly Changed the Tone in Ferguson – Mic

 

 

How One Man Single-Handedly Changed the Tone in Ferguson

How One Man Single-Handedly Changed the Tone in Ferguson – Mic.