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Hundreds turn out in drenching rain for anti-TPP union rally

On the 7th of May, hundreds of people, many in CWA rain ponchos and umbrellas, showed up in front of the US Capitol to demand that Congress reject the proposed TPP or Trans-Pacific Partnership.

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Net Neutrality activists begin occupation of area in front of FCC until 5-15 net neutrality vote

On the 7th of May, Internet neutrality activists showed up in front of FCC headquarters, announcing the start of an occuption that will last until a May 15 vote on a proposal to permit “paid prioritization” of bandwidth They are demanding that the FCC reclassify all Internet Service Providers as "common carriers" like phone companies are supposed to be.
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Code Pink, Mohamed Soltan's brother lampoon Egyptian dictator at State Dept

On the 6th of May, Code Pink and Mohamed Soltan's brother showed up at the US Department of State to demand that the US cut off financial and military aid to Egypt's coup government.
Video of the State Department protest

Sisi's bloody hands on display at the US Dept of State

Video from Reject And Protect Keystone XL (April 26, 2014)

On April 26th, thousands of people joined together to stand
together for a powerful message that the Keystone XL pipeline and the
tar sands must be rejected — to protect this, and future generations.

Speakers (in order of Appearance):

President Brian Brewer, Oglala Sioux Tribe
Art Tandrup, Nebraska Landowner
Daryl Hannah, Actor
Neil Young, Singer & Songwriter
Casey Camp Horinek, Ponca Nation of Oklahoma
Chief Keith Horse Looking (Ending Song)

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Code Pink re-enacts deadly US drone strike on wedding

In December 2013, a US drone strike killed 17 people at a wedding in Yemen. On the 4th of May, Code Pink staged a drone strike on a mock wedding in front of the White House.
Video of the mock wedding and drone strike
Video of US Park Police woman objecting to chairs

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