Four more journalists have been charged with felonies after being arrested while covering the unrest around Donald Trump’s inauguration, meaning that at least six media workers are facing up to 10 years in prison and a $25,000 fine if convicted. [if IE 9]>< ![endif][if IE 9]>< ![endif] Matt Hopard. Photograph: Handout A documentary producer, a […]
Hundreds of activists rallied and marched in downtown D.C. this December in a show of solidarity with Dakota Access Pipeline Water Protectors. (Photo by Julie Strupp) Activists are planning a rally tonight in front of the White House to show their opposition to the construction of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines. […]
Aerial photos of the Women’s March on Washington, one of many protests that brought out an estimated three million-plus people around the world on Saturday, appear to be a sea of pink. It’s the effect of hundreds of individuals wearing brightly-colored hats topped with cat ears. Knit at home and acquired from strangers on bus […]
President Donald Trump boasted his inauguration would have an “unbelievable, perhaps record-setting turnout.” But aerial shots of the National Mall from President Barack Obama’s 2009 inauguration and today show that isn’t likely. Here’s an image taken at about 11:30 AM ET in 2009: 1.8 million people were thought to have attended President Barack Obama’s […]
Nobody on the roads Nobody on the streets Can feel it in the air Summer’s out of reach Empty lake Empty streets The sun goes down alone I’m driving by your house Though I know you’re not home core-decorated Where Is Everyone?.
CLOSE As the day’s events for the Trump inauguration begin, protesters continue to demonstrate outside checkpoints for ticketed guests of the inauguration. (Jan. 20) AP Maggie Larson and her husband, Michael, traveled from Philadelphia to protest the inauguration of Donald Trump on the National Mall Jan. 20 in Washington.(Photo: Jessica Kourkounis, Getty Images) cxenseparse_start WASHINGTON […]
The statue of George Mason at George Mason University. (Pete Marovich For The Washington Post) My school, George Mason University, has been triggered. I know this from the seven — yes, seven — university administration emails I received in less than 24 hours advertising forums described as “post-election conversations” and “healing spaces.” These forums are offered […]