posts tagged rally

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

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

4/18/16 // Shut Down Trump! Rally

On Apr 14th, BTR went to the "Shut Down Trump!" rally along with thousands of other protesters outside of the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Midtown, where the Republican GOP Gala was being held. | read

7/14/15 // The Real Benefits of Public Debate

Part two of our interview with Jonah Minkoff-Zern brings to light the realities that public debate has in terms of bringing ideas and opposing views into attention. | listen

4/10/15 // The Daily Beat

This week on the Daily Beat we learn about the rally taking place across the country to shine light on corrupt money in politics. | listen

4/9/15 // The Daily Beat

This week on the Daily Beat we learn about the rally taking place across the country to shine light on corrupt money in politics. | listen

4/7/15 // The Daily Beat

This week on the Daily Beat we learn about the rally taking place across the country to shine light on corrupt money in politics. | listen

7/18/13 // After The Zimmerman Verdict

On July 13, 2013, a jury in Sanford, Florida, acquitted George Zimmerman of the murder of Trayvon Martin, the 17 year old African American boy he admittedly shot and killed during an altercation in February 2012. Although the case put the state’s so-called “Stand Your Ground” law in the… | watch

9/27/12 // Ahmadinejad in NYC

With 120 leaders in New York for The United Nations General Assembly this week, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's arrival is causing a stir. The controversial leader, who has spoken publicly about ending the state of Israel and suggested that 9/11 was an inside job, is staying at the iconic… | watch

5/2/12 // Occupy Wall Street's Rainy May Day

Occupiers take to the streets of a rainy New York City in a display of solidarity. | read

3/23/12 // Million Hoodie March: A Public Response to the Death of Trayvon Martin

On the night of March 21, 2012, New Yorkers rallied in Union Square for the “Million Hoodie March,” demanding the arrest of George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch volunteer who fatally shot teenager Trayvon Martin. Due to Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law, Zimmerman could claim… | watch

3/20/12 // Madi Diaz

Although she grew up in Pennsylvania’s Amish Country, singer-songwriter Madi Diaz now calls Nashville home. Her folk-pop songs are enchantingly light and sweet, despite their sometimes somber lyrics. Diaz once appeared in the documentary Rock School (which influenced the Jack Black film), and her… | watch

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