Marches for Social Justice and Women in Atlanta, DC

MADSA members report back: ATLANTA – Undeterred by an early afternoon downpour, at least 60,000 people turned out to show their support for social justice and women, as well as their opposition to incoming President Donald Trump and his agenda. Some media reports place the number of participants higher. Whatever the final number, it’s certainly… Read more »

The People’s Inauguration – Georgia J20 Coalition Takes to the Streets

Some 500 people of all backgrounds and ages took to the streets for a “people’s inauguration” organized by the recently-formed Georgia J20 coalition of progressive grassroots organizations led by communities most likely to be impacted by the incoming Trump administration – but long-suffering from oppressive and discriminatory policies on the state and local level as… Read more »

People’s Inauguration March and Rally Jan. 20

On Inauguration Day, march from Woodruff/Troy Davis Park to Atlanta City Hall and rally for the liberation and safety of our communities with the Georgia J20 Coalition, a solidarity-building partnership of local grassroots organizations and networks, faith-based organizations, and labor unions, led by impacted communities. Demand that the city of Atlanta uphold its obligation and… Read more »

Urging the Georgia Electors to Do Right on Dec. 19

Dani Atlanta, Daniel Hanley and many others convened by Democracy Spring appealed to the Georgia electors’ consciences Dec. 19 as they cast their votes for our president at the state capitol. Just the start of our resistance to the Trump reich. . . Stay tuned. (Photos: Steve Eberhardt)