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October 2013

Rally: Stop Watching Us

October 26, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Union Station Plaza, Delaware Avenue and Massachusetts Avenue, NE
Washington, DC United States
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Rally: Stop Watching Us

A Washington, DC protest with the Institute for Policy Studies in coalition with others against NSA Mass Surveillance.

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September 2013

Sheridan Circle Memorial Service 2013

September 22, 2013 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Sheridan Circle, 23rd St and Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC United States
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Sheridan Circle Memorial Service 2013

Please join us this year to honor two advocates of equality and justice, Orlando Letelier and Ronni Karpen Moffitt, colleagues at the Institute for Policy Studies.

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Vigil for The Cuban 5

September 12, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
In Front of The White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC United States
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Vigil for The Cuban 5

In honor of IPS colleague Saul Landau's support for the Ciuban 5, we join the Int'l Committee for The Freedom of The Cuban 5 in front of the White House for the 15th Anniversary of their unjust imprisonment.

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July 2013

A U.S. People Thank You to Latin American Countries

July 11, 2013 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
From Various Embassies to Justice Department Washington, DC United States + Google Map
A U.S. People Thank You to Latin American Countries

Americans Thank Latin American Countries for Offering Asylum to Whistleblower Edward Snowden
Say to Justice Department: Stop Illegal NSA Spying and Hands Off Edward Snowden

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Rally: Restore the Fourth

July 4, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
McPherson Square, 15th and K Street, NW
Washington, DC United States
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Rally: Restore the Fourth

Join in a direct action to promote the defense of civil liberties in response to the recent attacks by the Federal Government on the 4th and 1st Amendments.

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April 2013

March to IMF, World Bank, and US Treasury

April 20, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Farragut Sq, 17th & K St Street NW
Washington, DC United States
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Robin Hood Rides Again! Join IPS' SEEN and many others as we march to the citadels of international finance to demand that the banks pay us back!

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March 2013

Prosperity Not Austerity Rally!

March 23, 2013 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
West side of the Capitol building Washington, DC United States + Google Map
Prosperity Not Austerity Rally!

A chance to speak out before tax day to say how we want our money spent!

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February 2013

Pre-Rally Rally at IPS on Keystone XL!

February 17, 2013 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
IPS Conference Room, 1301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 6th Floor
Washington, DC 20036 United States
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Pre-Rally Rally at IPS on Keystone XL!

Join us at IPS first for hot cocoa and snacks and get to know fellow activists while making posters with your own personal message to Obama!

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April 2012

Global Day of Action on Military Spending

April 17, 2012 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Rendezvous place, 18th and M Street
Washington, DC United States
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Join us at the second annual Global Day of Action on Military Spending to coincide with the release of the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute’s (SIPRI) new annual figures on world military expenditures.

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Go To Grover’s For Tax Day Rally!

April 17, 2012 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Grover Norquist Offices, 722 12th Street, NW
Washington, DC United States
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Rally to demand that Congress require the richest Americans to pay at least 30% of their income in taxes.

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March 2012

Arts Advocacy Day

March 14, 2012 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC United States
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Help support the budget of the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities by advocating for the Arts on Arts Advocacy Day. On this day, community leaders speak out about what the District needs for the arts to thrive locally.

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January 2012

51 Years Later: Fulfilling The Legacy of Patrice Lumumba

January 17, 2012 @ 3:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The New York Avenue Presbyterian Church, 1313 New York Ave., NW
Washington, DC United States
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51 Years Later: Fulfilling The Legacy of Patrice Lumumba

January 17, 2012 is the 51st anniversary of the assassination of Patrice Lumumba by the United States and Belgium in cahoots with select Congolese elites. Congolese and friends of the Congo throughout the globe commemorate Lumumba's assassination each year to bring attention to the Congolese people's pursuit of freedom and liberation in the heart of Africa. Since  the assassination of Lumumba the foreign multi-national corporations of the 1% profit from the plundering of the Congo's abundant mineral resources and are complicit in the super-exploitation of Congolese labor. They are also the underlying engine of the violent conflict in the country. Join us for a day of demonstration, film screening and teach-in on the current crisis in the Congo and how you can join the global movement in support of self-determination in the heart of Africa.

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Occupy DC Joins Occupy Nigeria Against The World Bank

January 9, 2012 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Murrow Park, The World Bank Headquarters, 1818 H Street, NW
Washington, DC United States
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Occupy Nigeria, inspired by Occupy protests globally, is protesting the price hikes and oil spills in the streets of Lagos, Ibadan, Kaduna, Benin, Bauchi and briefly in Kano, Nigeria. Occupy Nigeria has asked Occupy DC to join in solidarity with a nationwide general strike for Nigeria. Please join us!

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December 2011

Demonstration Against Trade Agreements at World Bank

December 15, 2011 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Murrow Park, The World Bank Headquarters, 1818 H Street, NW
Washington, DC United States
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Demonstration Against Trade Agreements at World Bank

A Canadian company called Pacific Rim is seeking to exploit gold reserves in El Salvador by opening a mine that could poison the water supply for more than half the nation’s population. Four Salvadoran anti-mining activists have been assassinated during the course of the struggle over these resources. Now, Pacific Rim is suing El Salvador for up to hundreds of millions of dollars under the U.S.-Central America “Free Trade” Agreement for not approving a mining license. Please encourage your friends to come to the demonstration at the World Bank on Thursday at noon.

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November 2011

March to FHFA by Freedom Plaza Occupation

November 10, 2011 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Starting at Freedom Plaza, 14th and Pennsylvania Avenue
Washington, DC United States
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March to FHFA by Freedom Plaza Occupation

March from Freedom Plaza to the Federal Housing Finance Administration to demand mortgage correction NOW!

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