Profiles in Resistance: From Oakland to DC

Annie S is a poet who lives in Oakland and went to DC for a writer’s conference in February. Women’s March in Oakland, CA. January 21, 2017 About a week after the inauguration, I spotted an apparently-spontaneous protest against the Muslim ban and the wall against Mexico. A candlelight vigil was held in a park opposite the…

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We want to hear your reports of resistance! With great excitement and pride I open up the Report from the Resistance to more voices.  We would love to hear about your march, why you marched, and what you’re doing now to resist.  Have you been marching? Have you been rallying?  Have you been protesting? Have you…

This is what democracy looks like

“Show me what democracy looks like.” Report from the Resistance planned to meet at Sarah’s job to walk to our rally bus together, but I could hear the chanting and roars as soon as I got off the redline on State and Lake in downtown Chicago.  The election ignited the city’s liberal passions and sent…