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Charlottesville Rally In Philadelphia :: August 16, 2017

Charlottesville Rally In Philadelphia :: August 16, 2017

Aug 17
Thousands of protesters, clergy and laity alike were joined by allies marching down to City Hall, protesting the events in Charlottesville. Hundreds also filed into Arch Street United Methodist Church while thousands remained outside to hear the speeches.

Trump Protests In Philadelphia :: January 26, 2017

Trump Protests In Philadelphia :: January 26, 2017

Jan 28
Many thousands of protesters marched in Philly covering multiple group events being held in many locations all over the city. From Rittenhouse Square to outside the Loews Hotel and everywhere in-between people rallied to get their voices heard.

Philly Queer Rage(r) Protest the GOP Guerilla Dance Party :: January 25, 2017

Philly Queer Rage(r) Protest the GOP Guerilla Dance Party :: January 25, 2017

Jan 27
This past Wednesday was anything but ordinary in Philadelphia. Outside of the Lowes Hotel they held the Queer Rage(r): Guerilla Dance Party in protest of the Republican Congressional Retreat. With Glowsticks, flashlights & dance music, over 2000 attended.

Dozens of Pipeline Protesters Arrested in Latest Skirmish

By Blake Nicholson | Nov 12
Law officers arrested about three dozen Dakota Access oil pipeline protesters in a confrontation Friday that also shut down a state highway.

Pipeline Protest Site A City Unto Itself with School, Meals

By James MacPherson | Sep 18
Tribal flags, horses, tents, hand-built shelters and teepees dominate one of the biggest, newest communities in North Dakota, built in a valley on federal land near the confluence of the Missouri and Cannonball rivers.

Police Demonstrations Inspire New Protest Songs

By Lisa Leff | Dec 12
Stop. Hey, what's that sound? Protest songs are taking their place alongside chants of "I can't breathe" and "Hands up, don't shoot" as demonstrators raise their voices to condemn the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of police.

Police Protests Draw Old, Young, White and Black

By Adam Geller | Dec 10
Across the country, protesters angered at the killing of unarmed black men by white police officers have turned out in recent days, many in cities far removed from where the most highly publicized cases have played out.

Russia Approves Official Gay Rights Protest

By Winnie McCroy | May 9
For the first time since enacting their federal anti-gay laws last summer, officials in Russia have agreed to allow gay rights activists to hold a protest.

Cleveland Cabbies Protest 'Gay Games' Promotional Campaign

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 14
Cleveland's cabbies have reportedly refused to drive their cabs, protesting Cleveland Hopkins International Airport taxi's rooftop signs promoting the LGBT Gay Games.

Former State Senator Hides in Statehouse Closet

Mar 19
Former state Sen. Nicole LeFavour hid in an Idaho Statehouse closet for more than five hours as part of her effort to persuade Republican lawmakers to update the Idaho Human Rights Act.

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