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Subtle clues in these photos sum up the difference between the Obama and Trump White Houses

A friend of mine, a government employee, asked if I had noticed the difference between these two Twitter account photos. On the left is the now-archived profile photo of the… 334 more words

Today Also Belongs to the Past: Cherry Blossoms Bloom Early in DC

Under the cherry-blossoms
none are
utter strangers.

Cherry blossoms in evening.
Ah well, today also
belongs to the past.

-Kobayashi Issa

The annual National Cherry Blossom Festival is more than simply a popular springtime DC event: the art of… 465 more words

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CARD Spotlight: Acadiana's Mardi Gras Celebration!

Laissez les bon temps rouler! Just in time for Mardi Gras next Tuesday, our newest CARD partner, Acadiana Restaurant, is gearing up for a traditional New Orleans-style prixe fixe celebration! 302 more words

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Fight

Though I am not so very old, I’ve already witnessed several events that I knew would later become the pages of a history book: the horrors of September 11th 2001; Hurricane Katrina’s devastating effects on New Orleans in 2005, the monumental election of the US’s first (only?) black president in 2008, that awful day when… 560 more words

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Greenpeace photobombed the White House with a giant "Resist" banner

On US president Donald Trump’s sixth day in office, Greenpeace activists scaled a construction crane near the White House to unfurl a banner with a simple message: “Resist.” 180 more words

Greenpeace protesters 'resist' Trump, climb crane in northwest Washington DC

The Greenpeace protesters climbed a crane in Northwest, D.C. and hung a 70×35 ‘resist’ sign.

WUSA 10:39 AM. EST January 25, 2017

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Gloria Steinem's Women's March on Washington keynote speech

“Sometimes we have to put our bodies where our beliefs are. Sometimes pressing ‘send’ is not enough”. — Gloria Steinem, Women’s March on Washington, Keynote Speech, January 21, 2017.

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