The March for Racial Justice, combined with the March for Black Women, was held in D.C. yesterday. Hard to estimate the crowd, but it went on for many blocks and appeared huge. There was a rally before the march, and then after the march on the Mall.
September 19th, in front of the Senate.
Yesterday was the Fiesta D.C. Parade, and today was the festival, on Pennsylvania Avenue.
On Constitution Avenue
Protesting the DACA announcement made today. One group marched back and forth from the White House to the Capitol. Here they are on Independence Avenue right by the Capitol. The police issued a warning that the group had to keep moving or face arrest. There were protestors all day in front of the White House: … Continue reading DACA Protest
Woodrow Wilson Plaza
On Freedom Plaza today:
Protesting the likely end of Americorps and other national service programs, dinosaurs showed up at the Capitol.
Unfortunately, I was not able to be outside during the height of the eclipse, but I did get to see some interesting scenes before the full (well, partial) eclipse. From outside the Air and Space Museum: From outside Mazza Gallerie, in Chevy Chase: