Posts Tagged ‘adrian parsons’

The Tent Is Too Damn High: A Year of Occupy D.C.

D.C. members of the Occupy movement returned to Freedom Plaza this week to mark the one-year anniversary of their first protests. Oh, what a long strange trip it’s been.
Oct. 1, 2011: Occupy D.C. protesters pitch tents in McPherson Square, two weeks after Occupy Wall Street launched in New York.
Oct. 7, 2011: Stop the Machine activists [...]

The Needle: Blog Drought

Northwest Blackout: Chevy Chase and its neighbors have been the slowest to recover their electricity following Friday's derecho, according to a map compiled by the Post. With no lights after dark, will Chevy Chase residents be easy prey to the racist homeless? -2

D.C. Voting Rights Don’t Stop for Snow!

Snow in New Hampshire may have stopped a delegation of high-profile District pols. But it hasn't stopped artist/ex-hunger striker Adrian Parsons. Mayor Vince Gray, D.C. Council Chairman Kwame "Fully Loaded" Brown, Councilmembers David Catania, Michael Brown, Mary Cheh, Yvette Alexander, Vincent Orange, and Marion Barry and a slew of activists were slated to fly up [...]

Photo: One Week Later

Former Hunger Striker Adrian Parsons, 3900 Block Georgia Ave, NW.   Jan. 9th.
© 2012 Matt Dunn

Photos: Occupy the Vote

Hunger Striker Adrian Parsons at press conference for Occupy the Vote DC,
1200 Vermont Ave, NW, Dec. 30.  © 2011 Matt Dunn

Photo: Hunger Striker

Adrian Parsons at Luther Place Memorial Church, Dec. 22.  © 2011 Matt Dunn

Photos: DC Vote Rally