As soon as Rep. Ike Skelton gaveled a joint Congressional hearing to order this morning, protesters could be heard yelling "war criminal" at Army Gen. David Petraeus and Ambassador Ryan Crocker, who were about to testify about conditions in
"The police suppressed the press conference. In the middle of the speeches, they grabbed the podium" erected in a park in front of the White House for the small gathering. "Then, mounted police charged the media present to disperse t
Mesa police plan to discipline an officer who flipped a bird as he drove past pro-immigrant protesters in a marked police vehicle. A 20-year veteran, admitted he made obscene gestures "due to his general distaste for protesters,"
A few minutes later Sergeant Randy Riddle showed up. He told me to put down my protest sign, put my hands behind my back, and that I was under arrest! I was shocked and almost thought he was joking until he told me again to put down the sign and put
The operator of a stolen bulldozer repeatedly rammed the police station in Troy, NH early Friday, tearing down large chunks of the front wall. "He hit it three times," State Police Sgt. David Griffin said. "He took out the whole front,
The School Board granted access to groups to present alternatives to military service to high school students. After a 2 1/2-year ban, antiwar groups such as Veterans for Peace will be allowed on high school campuses to present an alternative to the
A video recently posted on YouTube documents a strange occurrence at a recent protest during the recent Montebello Summit in Québec, Canada, which has activists questioning the motives of police, and suspicious that the orders came down from the Prim
A high-spirited but peaceful crowd of about 4,000 protesters marched through the streets of Kennebunkport in the largest anti-war rally in town history. "I don't know what else to do but march," said Anne Chay, who was carrying a sig
I want to take this opportunity to address the minority of Ron Paul supporters that don’t feel that their traditional Republican values are being represented by a sea of Ron Paul Revolution signs. (Behind the LOV3olution from the beginning)
The Pentagon's counterintelligence office is shutting down a database that contained information gathered within the US, including intelligence about Iraq war protestors. The Talon reporting system on threats to the Defense Dept
A couple arrested at a rally after refusing to cover T-shirts that bore anti-President Bush slogans settled their lawsuit against the federal government for $80,000, the ACLU announced Thursday. Nicole and Jeffery Rank of Corpus Christi, TX
A US anti-war group has been warned it will be fined 10,000 dollars if it does not remove posters in Washington announcing a march in the capital next month against US involvement in Iraq, a spokeswoman said.
And much of the peace movement is selling out to the Democrats…Even as they call for an end to the war and pledge to bring the troops home, the Democratic presidential candidates are setting out positions that could leave the United States engaged in
The High Court ruled that restrictions imposed by police on Parliament Square anti-war protester Brian Haw, as he continues his peace camp demonstration were unlawful "by reason of lack of clarity".
2 antiwar protesters will have their day in court. Sarah Hartfield, 45, of Naperville and Jeff Zurawski, 39, of Downers Grove each are facing up to a year in prison for hanging a sign that read "Impeach Bush and Cheney - LIARS" above Inters
First they tried lines of empty boots, then ribbons bearing the names of the more than 3,000 dead U.S. soldiers. Now anti-war protesters are trying a fresh tactic: appealing to American worries about their wallets.
Supporters of convicted tax protestors Ed and Elaine Brown reported online and in radio broadcasts that multiple semi-automatic gunshots were fire in the woods behind the couple's Plainfield home last Saturday night.
Joel Ferguson felt he had a lot in common with outsider presidential candidate Ron Paul. After a Hammond parks worker and a police officer kicked him out of last week's Festival for passing out Paul campaign literature, Ferguson himself has a co
Calling for the impeachment of U.S. President George W. Bush and Vice President Dick Cheney, Cindy Sheehan and 45 fellow Iraq war protesters were arrested after they refused to leave a U.S. lawmaker's office and adjoining hallway, authorities sai
Two residents charged in May with disorderly conduct after displaying a political banner on a highway overpass and allegedly dropping something on the roadway were charged with 2 more misdemeanors: reckless conduct and unauthorized display of a sign
After a myriad of stories about people being excluded from events where the President is speaking, now we know that the White House had a policy manual on just how to do so.
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Presidential candidate Ron Paul's supporters just can't catch a break, at least in Orlando. Local volunteers were initially told they couldn't pass out the Texas Republican's campaign literature at the city's Independence D
When the United States invaded Iraq more than four years ago, war opponent David Gross asked his bosses for a radical pay cut, enough so he wouldn't have to pay taxes to support the war. "I was having a hard time looking at myself in the
I’m not backing off. I tried to remove myself from the political realm of the US, what BushCo is turning into an Evil Empire, but the blatant audacity of George commuting Scooter’s sentence (he’s not ruling out a full pardon —and you know he will) ha
The evening of July 3rd will be a great event for many Ron Paul supporters. Here is a very quick and affordable method showing how to make a cardboard sign and hang it up. Takes about 5 minutes to paint, 10 seconds to hang and costs pennies to mak
The Ron Paul Revolution - AZ branch is winging its way to Iowa, to have some fun. Many signs accompany the team. A big round of applause to those who showed up, donated their time under uncomfortable conditions to produce the signs, and those who c
In the weeks leading up to the huge pro-immigrant rallies in the spring of 2006, rumors swirled that authorities were rounding up illegal immigrants across the country. Fear of being caught and deported kept many illegal immigrants, and some legal on
Do you want Ron Paul to be President so much that you'd put this Quad-Vision CarTop Sign atop your automobile for 1 year so that thousands of people in your city will learn WHY he is the BEST CHOICE for AMERICA?