Showing posts from January, 2017

Pictures from This Weekend's CAIR Protests in Boston, New York, Pittsburgh

I'm trying to assemble some links with resources for things we can do to fight this cowardly, cruel bully. I hope to post that soon. BTW, I like this street art by a Japanese graffiti artist . So, Boston had a rally today organized by the Council on American-Islamic Relations ( CAIR ). We were there, along with Senator Elizabeth Warren, Senator Ed Markey, Mayor Marty Walsh, and about 20,000 other people. Not a bad turnout for a gathering that was announced yesterday, in reaction to something that happened the day before. Pics by me, unless otherwise stated. "I need my dad here with me!" "I love my Muslim boyfriend" Trump – we are the wall and you will pay" "White people are f - ing immigrants" "Proud son of Libyan immigrants" "We make America great" (with the word"refugee" and arrows pointing down) "Immigrant, third-generation" "Every! One! Is! Welcome!"

Many March Photos from Many Places :o)

I'll start with Boston, because that's where I live. I'll end with Atlanta, because that's where I marched. In between: Asheville, NC; Baltimore, MD; Geneva, Switzerland; Jacksonville, FL; New York, NY; Oakland, CA; Paris, France; Pittsburgh, PA; Portland, OR; Rochester, NY; San Diego, CA; St. Paul, MN; and Washington DC. At the end of any string of pictures, I thank the person who took or sent the last few pictures. Thank you SO MUCH to dozens of friends who sent me their favorite shots. ***** BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS Kevin held down the Boston fort... "Liberty and justice for all." (Thanks Dan!) "Woman. Scientist. I will not be trumped." "Patriarchy is for dicks." "Resist." (Thanks, Brynne!) Honey badgers for social justice. (Thanks, Dave!) Heidi sent this picture from the train... train after train after train was so crowded that people couldn't fit on. "Our rights aren't