A group of American truckers began a cross-country drive from California to Washington to protest coronavirus restrictions, taking a cue from demonstrations that paralysed Canada’s capital city, Ottawa, for weeks. Subscribe to Guardian News on YouTube ► The self-styled ‘People’s Convoy’ is beginning an 11-day trek to the Beltway, a major highway encircling the US… Continue reading Trucker convoy heads to Washington DC to protest Covid measures
Thousands of supporters of President Trump have stormed the US Capitol building, venting their anger at the victory of Joe Biden in the presidential election. They forced the evacuation and lockdown of Congress, where lawmakers were preparing to approve the election result. Shortly before the clashes President Trump had addressed his supporters near the White… Continue reading Chaos in Washington as Trump supporters storm Capitol and force lockdown of Congress – BBC News
The Trucker’s Convoy protest arrived in the DC area this weekend and today was their first day of a slow roll through the Washington DC Beltway. I was able to catch them entering the DC area and then jumped in my car for the chase, which ended up taking about a half-hour to get to… Continue reading Driving in the Trucker's Convoy protest in Washington DC. Chasing them around the Beltway.
Crew shortages and sick calls brought much of the Washington State Ferries (WSF) system to a halt Friday. About 170 ferry crossings were canceled system-wide, an unprecedented number, and it comes after days of disruptions for ferry riders. Ferry workers who oppose Gov. Jay Inslee’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate are apparently making their voices heard. State… Continue reading Washington ferry workers call out sick Friday in protest of vaccine mandate
Cuban-American demonstrators gathered in Washington, D.C. to call for the U.S. to support protesters in Cuba amid the biggest unrest in the Caribbean nation in decades #News #Reuters #Cuba Subscribe: Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the… Continue reading Cuban-Americans protest in Washington D.C.