Four more journalists get felony charges after covering inauguration unrest | Media | The Guardian

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 […]

Photos: the crowd at Donald Trump’s inauguration vs. Barack Obama’s – Vox

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 […]

About 90 protesters arrested in inauguration clashes

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 […]

George Mason needs to get a grip – The Washington Post

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 […]