A New Yorker’s Guide To Inauguration Weekend Protests At Home And In D.C.
A New Yorker’s Guide to Inauguration Weekend Protests at Home and in D.C.
Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer, center, leads Queens protesters in Manhattan, flanked by Councilman Jumaane Williams and Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito. Madina Toure/Observer
The Observer’s reporters aren’t the only New Yorkers headed to Washington, D.C. for President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration.
Even with dozens of Democratic lawmakers—including seven from the Empire State—deciding not to attend the swearing-in of the next commander in-chief, a number of our prominent city, state and national elected officials and politicians as well as activist groups will be turning up in the citadel of democracy to protest, rally and march. Others …