iOS app Android app

White House Protest

Man Arrested Near White House Over Drone

AP | Posted 05.14.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal law enforcement official says a man has been arrested after trying to launch a drone outside the White House fence. T...

Immigration Activists Arrested At White House Protest

The Huffington Post | Ibrahim Balkhy | Posted 07.31.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On Thursday, dozens of activists were arrested in front of the White House while protesting the continued deportations of undocumented i...

WATCH: Guantanamo-Style Force Feeding Comes Right To Obama's Doorstep

The Huffington Post | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 09.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A Guantanamo protester had a tube snaked through his nose and down his throat, with liquid nutrient pumped into his stomach just steps f...

Sierra Club Chief To Risk Arrest Over Oil Pipeline

AP | MATTHEW DALY | Posted 04.15.2013 | Green

WASHINGTON -- Celebrities and environmental activists, including lawyer Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and civil rights leader Julian Bond, were arrested Wedne...

Honor Martin Luther King With a White House Pray-in on the Climate Cliff

A. Siegel | Posted 03.17.2013 | Green
A. Siegel

Today an interfaith coalition will hold a "Pray-In for the Climate" in front of the White House. The day is powerful in its symbolism as the 15th is the date of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s, real birthday.

LOOK: Artist Will Bring ANY Message To The White House

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 11.29.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- If you have a message, any message, you'd like to bring to the White House, let Philadelphia-based artist Emily Squires know. She'll...

WATCH: Mini-Documentary On The Thousands Who Surrounded The White House In Protest

The Huffington Post | video by Hunter Stuart | Posted 01.07.2012 | Green

An estimated ten thousand protesters surrounded the White House on Sunday to fight the Keystone XL pipeline. The hotly contested pipeline project ...

Nebraska Governor Urges Obama To Deny Pipeline Permit

AP | By GRANT SCHULTE | Posted 10.31.2011 | Green

LINCOLN, Neb. -- Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman urged President Barack Obama and U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Wednesday to deny a federal p...

God's Wrath Caused East Coast Earthquake

Rose Marie Berger | Posted 10.24.2011 | Religion
Rose Marie Berger

Why is God all wrought up this time? What is it that God wants President Obama to do? Well, my friends, the issue is climate change. Global warming. Specifically, the Keystone XL "Dirty Oil" pipeline.

PHOTOS: Tar Sands Action Protestors Begin Sit-Ins, Over 70 Arrests On Day 1

Posted 10.20.2011 | Green

Saturday kicked off two weeks of sit-ins in Washington, D.C. for thousands of activists fighting the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. On the first d...

Sam Stein

Gay Veterans Chain Themselves To White House Gate, Demand DADT Repeal (VIDEO) | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

For the second time in as many days, protesters targeted the office of the president demanding that the White House take quicker action to repeal Don'...