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Detention Policy Protest

Edgar Mata | Activists are bound and placed in black hoods on August 31st in protest of the illegal detention policies of the Bush Administration. The police hold a kind of demonstration of their own. more...  0 Comments

Code Pink Human Statue of Liberty

Edgar Mata | Code Pink, a women initiated grassroots peace and social justice movement, forms a human statue of liberty in Central Park on August 30th, 2004. more...  2 Comments

Still We Rise March

Edgar Mata | The Still We Rise Coalition organized a march on August 30th, 2004 to further the issues pertaining to New York City's low-income individuals. more...  6 Comments

Central Park Rally on August 29th

Edgar Mata | In spite of being denied a permit to congregate on Central Park's Great Lawn, thousands arrived after the UFPJ march anyway, to relax and in general support one another. The rally occured largely without incident making police presence there, at times, dubious and absurd. more...  0 Comments

Mouse Bloc

Edgar Mata | An NYPD TARU officer keeps an eye on "Mouse Bloc" participants on August 29th, 2004. Mouse Bloc was an idea formed to harass/protest Republican delegates as they went to see scheduled Broadway shows on August 29th. Participants were to wear mouse costumes or regalia to scare the "elephants" i.e. Republicans, back to where they came from. more...  2 Comments

United for Peace and Justice March

Edgar Mata | United for Peace and Justice organized one of the largest marches ever to hit New York City on August 29th, 2004. At least 500,000 people marched to "Say No to the Bush Agenda". more...  0 Comments

1000 Coffins

Edgar Mata | 1000 Coffins, a project consisting of marching roughly one thousand flag draped cardboard coffins to symbolize the nearly one thousand fallen American soldiers, gets ready to go on August 29th, 2004 before the UFPJ March in NYC. Police barricades here ironically help and don't hinder protesters. more...  5 Comments

Planned Parenthood March

Edgar Mata | Planned Parenthood organized a "March for Women's Lives" across the Brooklyn Bridge on August 28th, 2004, with a subsequent rally at City Hall. more...  5 Comments

Photos from 8.29 to 9.2

mike turner | The following are pictures from the streets of NY during the 2004 republican national convention. more...  22 Comments

Critical Mass- RNC Edition

Edgar Mata | Citical Mass in New York City takes on the RNC on August 27th. An international event held in hundreds of cities on six continents, occurs on the last Friday of every month when bicyclists spontaneously come together to ride the ordinarily car-clogged streets of their cities. Critical Mass focuses on the rights of bicyclists and the rights of pedestrians on their own streets. It also brings attention to the deteriorating quality of life--starting with the toxic levels of air and noise pollution--that cars create for cities. more...  0 Comments

Mother Opposing Bush (MOB)

Edgar Mata | Mothers opposing Bush march across the Brooklyn Bridge on August 27th, 2004. more...  5 Comments

DNC2RNC

Edgar Mata | The DNC2RNC Democracy Uprising March, a 258-mile march from the Democratic National Convention in Boston to the Republican National Convention in NYC. more...  0 Comments

Pink Slip Protest Photos

Ron Brynaert | Photos taken at the symbolic unemployment line which stretched from Wall Street to 34th Street (Madison Square Garden) on September 1, 2004 more...  4 Comments

Update Boycott Fuji products

ml | A boycott of Fuji film and Fuji products has been called. Please circulate. more...  7 Comments

Emmanuel Goldstein on WBAI now taking phone calls from arrestees during RNC

Amina | WBAI FM 99.5 7:00 PM more...  3 Comments

A slew of great pix from RNC week

RNC Protests | more...  2 Comments

Cops accused of unfair treatment

BRYAN VIRASAMI STAFF WRITER | Cops accused of unfair treatment Protesters alledge their civil liberties were violated by lengthy detentions. more...  11 Comments

New website against bilateral free trade/investment agreements

Aziz | New collaborative website to support struggles against bilateral free trade and investment agreements launched at www.bilaterals.org more...  2 Comments

pier 57 hazmat screening

researcher | some notes on pier 57 more...  8 Comments

Police Stop Canoers, Write a Letter!

Harry | Bronx Canoers stopped by MTA police from accessing the Harlem River more...  3 Comments

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