posts tagged protest

6/19/17 // Shakespeare Fans Laugh Off Protesters

Shakespeare in the Park theatergoers are mostly unimpressed by Trump supporter protesters. | read

5/4/17 // Melissa Gira Grant on May Day

It’s MGG Thursdays, and Melissa Gira Grant is here to talk May Day, that feel-good Heineken ad, and David Brooks’ wedding registry. Also, John on the phone call between Trump and… | listen

4/20/17 // Molly Knefel on Tax Day Protests

Molly Knefel -- one half of the sibling host team of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch -- offers her take on the protests and counter-protests that happened last weekend for… | watch

4/19/17 // Fascism Versus Anti-Fascism in Berkley

Fascists and anti-fascists meet in the street in Berkeley, conservatives are losing trust in Trump, and listener mail. Anti-Fascism Photo credit: Wikipedia Commons | listen

4/4/17 // Patricia Silva

Patricia Silva is a Lisbon-born, New York-based artist working with photography, video, and words. Her video “Self and Others," a study of bisexual culture as captured through the lens of film… | listen

3/12/17 // A Day Without BTR’s Women

On "A Day Without A Woman," the BTR girls participated in the general strike. Here’s what happened. | read

3/10/17 // Analyzing Women’s Strike Coverage

Thoughts on the coverage of the Women's Strike, and media shortcomings on reporting on protests in general. Photo Credit: Public Domain | listen

3/9/17 // #ADayWithoutAWoman Rally

International Women's Day is celebrated every year on March 8th to commemorate women's rights movements. This year, the non-profit organization for women's rights, Women's March, organized #ADayWithoutAWoman rallies to show what happens when a woman steps down to voice concerns of the female… | read

2/27/17 // You're Orange, You're Gross, You Lost the Popular Vote

In lieu of the current election, on President's Day the people of New York organized a rally to voice their concerns of the president-elect, Donald Trump. | read

2/21/17 // A New Era for Art and Activism (Part I)

How is this election cycle effecting art across America? How are artists responding and getting involved? | read

2/12/17 // Looking at Protest Art Throughout History

protest signs existed long before Trump became the 45th president of the United States | read

2/8/17 // Shows for a Cause

Since he-who-cannot-be-named has become president of the U.S., it’s not enough to just protest anymore—everything is working towards a cause now. | read

1/27/17 // Making Sense of the Women's March

Even without complete cohesion, the women's marches provided a glimmer of hope for the scattered American progressive movement. | read

1/24/17 // Frontline's Michael Kirk on Trump's Road To The White House

Frontline's Michael Kirk on Trump's Road To The White House, millions across the country turn out for the Women's March, and the Internet celebrates a Nazi getting punched.  Black Bloc Photo… | listen

1/2/17 // Finding Modern Meaning In Musical History (Q&A with Steve Katz)

Steve Katz has one of those names you might recognize but not quite remember. He witnessed and took part in history and he remains a strong voice in preserving and strengthening some of America’s greatest musical legacies. | read

12/13/16 // Answering the Call to Action from the DAPL Frontline

The resistance camp at the Dakota Access Pipeline is doing much more than trying to save the planet’s drinking water: It’s creating a new legacy that will bring equality to communities that live on the same land; it’s a new commitment to peace and love; it’s a lesson to the generation of… | read

11/14/16 // Donald Trump Rally - Columbus Circle NYC

This week, BTR went to protest the results of the 2016 presidential election in Columbus Circle, NY. | read

11/2/16 // To Be or Not To Be a Political Band

Bands with heavy political agendas amass huge followings, but do they actually help shape our government? BTRtoday looks into this and talks to Anti-Flag front man to find out. | read

8/6/16 // When Protests Get Weird

Protests can take on eye-catching forms, from traffic-blocking birthday parties to farmers spraying cow’s milk at police. But no matter the method, it’s the underlying stratagem of the demonstration that matters most. | read

8/5/16 // Where We are Today

We’ll talk with Vitali Kremez, a cyber intelligence analyst about what it takes to converse with and track criminals in the deep-net. | listen

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