Tag Archive for protest

Nobody Buys DOA Disinformation at Wisconsin Capitol

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About 30-50 people gathered in the Capitol building’s basement this morning to question Chief Tubbs and a Department of Administration rep. on a new policy that will — among other things — force protesters at Wisconsin’s Capitol building to pay for additional law enforcement and treat groups of 4 or more people as “rallies”. DOA’s more »

Scott Walker got MIC CHECKED!

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I may have publicly squealed like a schoolgirl while watching and rewatching Scott “ToolJob” Walker get silenced by Chicago protesters at a clubby breakfast.They use the “human microphone” technique to repeat statements and amplify their voices. So don’t give it a second thought. Just roll that video and do a little human microphone of your more »

Occupy Movement 10/01/11-Protesters Overtake Brooklyn Bridge, Halted, Arrested-Recorded call to Arthur on Bridge

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blue cheddar: Here’s a conversation I just recorded with Arthur while he was standing on the bridge, on the pedestrian walkway, watching people get cuffed/removed: spare link – CALL TO ARTHUR on Brooklyn Bridge 10 01 11 Below are tweets and facebook updates from Arthur and Jenna (Wisconsinites on Wall Street) as well as the more »

Protesting Scott Walker and The Croquet Ballers

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Protests usually make me feel gleeful. This protest made me feel alternately happy and nauseous. It was because I had to actually watch Walker’s buddies play croquet on the lawn of what is known as “The Governor’s Mansion” but which is the property of the State of Wisconsin. Despite this sign stuck in a car more »

Paul Ryan Luncheon Arrests and Protest

Photo above from Wisconsin Jobs Now. These are videos of people getting kicked out of Paul Ryan’s Rotary luncheon for asking questions. After they paid $15.00 to get in. I’m seeing multiple reports that 5 were kicked out while 3 were arrested. While they were inside, a rally took place outside. From Greendale Patch: “Outside, more »

Peaceful Protest at U.S. Congressman Reid Ribble’s Appleton Office

http://www.youtube.com/user/AppletonWonk?feature=mhee#p/a/u/0/dHdxYFzau70 Approximately 60 people protested at Reid Ribble’s Appleton, WI office as part of a “Save the American Dream” national day of action through MoveOn.org. Reid Ribble is a U.S. Congressman representing Wisconsin’s 8th District. Here are some of the pictures from the event. Ann Muenster deserves a special thank you for stepping up and more »

Today at 1PM: WMC Meeting and Protest.

[I'll add on an article shortly - for now - the basics] Today, Wednesday, February 23 · 12:00pm - 5:30pm Protest of WMC’s “Business Day in Madison” Location – Monona Terrace entrance Schedule – Picketing: 12PM – 1PM  - – – Rally 4:30PM-5:30PM “Who is responsible for Scott Walker’s attacks on public education, public services, public sector workers, more »