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March For Science in DC

Who's going to the DC March For Science? I'm planning to get there around noon, and I thought it would be nice to congregate with other MeFites.
posted by Johnny Wallflower on Apr 21, 2017 - 3 comments

Women's Day Rally?

I'm going to the rally and march tonight at Westlake. Anyone want to join me? [more inside]
posted by quiet coyote on Mar 8, 2017 - 0 comments

San Francisco March for Science

Hey San Francisco, grab your lab coats and let's march! All STEMfolk and friends of science are welcome! [more inside]
posted by Quietgal on Feb 13, 2017 - 16 comments

Lunchtime White House Protest

I'm planning to start protesting outside the White House on my lunch break (which I suppose I will have to start taking). Although this event only specifies February 8th, I'm hoping to go almost every day this week and next. [more inside]
posted by Mrs. Pterodactyl on Feb 7, 2017 - 4 comments

Speak Out Against Muslim Ban!

Scheduled for 4:30-6 at the Minneapolis Federal Building. Any MeFites wanna meet up (or just show up)? [more inside]
posted by nickmark on Jan 31, 2017 - 1 comment

Protesting immigrant ban

My family is planning to go to the protest at Westlake tomorrow. Who's in? [more inside]
posted by Margalo Epps on Jan 28, 2017 - 13 comments

Mefites March on Cleveland

Like it says! Forest City represent. [more inside]
posted by chesty_a_arthur on Jan 18, 2017 - 2 comments

Women's March on Chicago

The Women's March on Chicago begins with speakers and a rally at 10:00 AM at the Corner of Jackson and Columbus (Not quite the Drive). Please check in here if you're going, want to join at th meeting spot (SE corner of Jackson and Wabash around 9:30), or are interested in lunch/beers/bonding afterward (post-rally at Bar Below 127 S. State around 2:30). [more inside]
posted by crush-onastick on Jan 16, 2017 - 72 comments

Pussyhat sewathon - 1/15 or 1/16

I will devote one day this weekend to sewing pussyhats and thought I'd see if anyone wanted to join! I don't know how to knit or crochet, but yarn-folk are definitely welcome. [more inside]
posted by esoterrica on Jan 13, 2017 - 0 comments

Paris Against Trump

A protest will be held in Paris this Saturday 19 November. Fellow MeFites who want to come: we could all find each other once there. If someone knows the area well (Ecole Militaire) and can suggest a specific spot, that would be great! Be sure to join the Facebook event here. [more inside]
posted by fraula on Nov 16, 2016 - 6 comments

Old Post Office protest for a certain hotel

There's a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new hotel at 11:00 AM. I'm not sure when protests will start but I will be by there around 9 AM on my way to work. [more inside]
posted by numaner on Oct 25, 2016 - 9 comments

Stand With Texas Women Solidarity Rally

WORD — Women Organized to Resist and Defend — is calling on all those who can to join the protest in Austin on July 1, and for those who can’t to organize and join solidarity actions across the country. [more inside]
posted by ApathyGirl on Jun 29, 2013 - 3 comments

Rehearsal for Pirate Choir - a protest against draconian copyright

The New York Pirate Party is organizing a protest where we all gather outside Lincoln Center, dress as pirates, and sing copyrighted songs while holding up signs reading "THIS IS ILLEGAL". This Saturday, we rehearse the event. [more inside]
posted by XerxesQados on Jun 21, 2012 - 1 comment

SOPA/PIPA protest outside NY Senators' offices

A 90-minute protest outside the New York City offices of New York's senators, Charles Schumer and Kirstin Gillibrand, organized by the New York Tech Meetup. This event advocates against the Protect Intellectual Property Act (PIPA) S.968, the Senate's companion to the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) H.R. 3261. Guest speakers to be announced.
posted by brainwane on Jan 13, 2012 - 2 comments

Occupy Toronto march

Occupy Toronto is marching from St. James Park next Saturday (Nov. 12th) at 2 PM. I am thinking of going, and bringing the family with me. Would any local-ish MeFites want to meet up and march, and grab something to eat afterwards?
posted by flex on Nov 4, 2011 - 1 comment

Occupy Chicago

Come stand with the 99%, stand up for your rights, and stand around on LaSalle and Jackson. Shouting is optional. The only question is where and when. [more inside]
posted by Reverend John on Oct 20, 2011 - 1 comment

Occupy Chicago

I'll be at Occupy Chicago tomorrow afternoon, if any Mefites want to join me. [more inside]
posted by Reverend John on Oct 19, 2011 - 8 comments

Madison protests ?

are any mefites doing anything protest-y regarding gov walker's assault on the public employee unions? i'm considering making the drive down from central WI at some point in the next couple days to do...something? it would be cool to meet some fellow badger mefites and help to show walker and his pals that WI is not backing down without a fight...i feel kinda useless behind my PC up here... ...what can we do ?
posted by g.i.r. on Feb 17, 2011 - 41 comments

Save KTRU 91.7 rally.

As detailed in this recent post on the blue, Houston, TX's only independent, free-form radio station is in grave danger of having its transmitter, FCC license and FM frequency sold out from under it. There has been a huge outpouring of student, alumni and community resistance, and there will be a protest on the campus of Rice tomorrow. [more inside]
posted by 2or3whiskeysodas on Aug 21, 2010 - 1 comment

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