Political Protests

The Other Story: Laquan Mcdonald Chicago Protest 

The Other Story: Laquan Mcdonald Chicago Protest 

Demonstrators Clash During the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio

Surprisingly few anti-Trump protesters showed up to disrupt the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio. While it had been reported that as many as ten thousand demonstrators would be in attendance, the Tuesday July 19th demonstration produced no more than a small handful of protesters. The recent police shootings in Baton Rouge and Dallas, […]

Chicago Police Mounted Unit, ‪‎Trump Rally‬, ‪Chicago‬ 2016

Protesters Attack Trump Supporters, Clash With Police During Chicago Trump Rally

“Journalism is printing what someone else does not want printed: everything else is public relations.” -George Orwell Protesters attacked several Trump supporters and then clashed with the Chicago Police during a Chicago Trump rally held at the UIC Pavilion. Due to security concerns, the Trump rally was canceled. All of the aggression that I personally […]

Protesters Shutdown Chicago’s Mag Mile During Black Friday Demonstration

Demonstrators hold a mass march along Chicago’s Magnificent Mile on Black Friday to protest alleged widespread racism within the Chicago police department. The release of a police dashcam video earlier in the the week, which showed the fatal shooting death of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald by Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke, sparked multiple protests throughout […]

Megyn Kelly was correct: Black protester’s “silent confrontation” with Chicago cop was NOT silent

Laquan McDonald Shooting Protest “Fuck the Police!” NOT TRUE: “This guy is having a silent protest with this police officer,” said Fowler. “This is his First Amendment right.” (Raw Story) Megyn Kelly was correct – – “silent confrontation” was NOT silent. – Black protester did more than just stare at a Chicago cop… (Plus, black […]

Video Showing Chicago Police Shooting of Black Teen Sparks Protests

Around 300 protesters took to the streets of Chicago in the wake of first-degree murder charges that were brought against police officer, Jason Van Dyke, who shot and killed 17-year-old Laquan McDonald in October 2014. A dashcam video of the shooting was also released earlier Tuesday evening, which sparked the protest. I’m in this video: […]

Hundreds March for Community Oversight of the Chicago Police

CHICAGO, IL. Aug. 29, 2015 – Hundreds of protesters marched through the streets of Chicago to demand that the Chicago City Council create a civilian police accountability council, which would have the power to conduct community oversight of the Chicago police. The march began at Federal Plaza, located on the corner of Adams and Dearborn, […]