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United Poultry concerns holds vigil for factory farmed chickens

On the 4th of May, United Poultry Concerns held a vigil in front of the White House for chickens imprisoned from birth to death in body sized cages for eggs and meat.
Short video of factory farm chicken vigil

NSA spying protested at White House Correspondant's dinner

On the 3ed of May, protesters opposing NSA spying and other abuses showed up outside Obama's White House Correspondant's dinner.
Video: Sen Ted Cruz booed by crowd, not just protesters

Big Brother in Chief

Yes Men, Chippewa infiltrate DHS conference, get them to round dance

On the 1st of May the Yes Man and at a member of the Athabascan Chippewyan First Nations got inside a Dept of Homeland Security conference in DC and pulled off a fake DOE anouncement of a plan to convert the entire US energy grid to renewable energy.
Yes Lab Youtube Video of round dance insider DHS event

Corporate contractors in a Round Dance with the Yes Men and Native American activists

Mayday marchers confront white racists at White House

On the 1st of, a Mayday march hundreds strong arrived at the White House to confront 9 white supremacists.
Video of the confrontation with the racists

The inbound Mayday march

Empower DC packs Council hearing on housing authority budget

On the 30th of April, Empower DC brought well over 100 DC public housing residents and supporters to pack Muriel Bowser's hearing on the DC housing authority budget, which contains zero money for repair or renovation of traditional public housing.
DC Government video-entire hearing

Fast Food workers confront National Restaurant Association

On the 29th of April, fast food workers backed by the IWW and Occupy folks confronted a ritzy National Restaurant Association banquet at the Ronald Reagan Building.
Video featuring confrontations between protesters and restaurant bosses

Washington Post runs racist "White Man's Burden" article.

The top story in the outlook section of the Sunday, April 27th edition of the Washingtop Post was headlined "War, a necessary good" and posited that conquest has lowered death rates and benefited the conquered for the past ten thousand years.

ALERT: White Racists expected to harass Mayday march on May 1st

There are reports that the Southern League and/or the so-called "Traditional Youth," both white racist groups, may counterprotest the Mayday parade May 1.
Reportback from Mayday
Video of May 1 confrontation with a dozen racists

Organizers of Free Soltan rally report Egypt has sentenced 682 more protesters to death

On the 28th of April, Egyptian activists and supporters rallied at CSIS to demand that Mohamed Soltan be freed from prison. At the rally it was reported that over 600 more Egyptians have been sentenced to death over last summer's coup protests.

Rising Voices storms GE, Koch headquarters, 12 arrests at White House CD

On the 28th of April, the National People's Action/Rising Voices brought at least 1500 people to the streets of DC demanding a living wage and an end to deportations.
Youtube Video of White House arrests
Youtube Video of National People's Action storming GE

Protesters storm Koch HQ

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