Dozens of activists representing several organizations came together to urge President Obama to reject Keystone XL pipeline and to take a meaningful approach to climate control.
A state police spokeswoman said eight people were charged with disorderly conduct in connection with Tuesday’s inauguration.
The sounds of the holiday season were upstaged by chants for justice by protesters in Philadelphia Wednesday evening.
Protesters are set to march from 30th Street Station to City Hall around 4 p.m.
Protesters first gathered at City Hall in Philadelphia, then spiraled around the streets of Center City in protest of the grand jury decision in Ferguson.
Protesters rallied in front of the Horsham Air Guard station Saturday afternoon, calling for an end to the drone command center being established there.
At least a dozen protesters disrupted a town hall meeting Tuesday with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, criticizing him over the distribution of Superstorm Sandy recovery aid and a for political payback scandal overshadowing his administration.
The protesters are concerned over the transfer of illegal immigrant detainees.
More than two dozen Occupy Philadelphia protesters have filed suit against the city and police over their arrests when authorities broke up their encampment two years ago.
Occupy Philadelphia protesters vowed Friday to continue their movement against corporate greed and economic inequality despite the demise of their tent city at City Hall, and they challenged the city’s assessment that their eviction occurred in a peaceful and orderly fashion.
Nine “Occupy Philly” protestors were arrested Wednesday afternoon after entering the Comcast Center and refusing to leave.