Man with gray beard and sunglasses wearing a baseball cap holding a sign that says CPD out of control standing next to an older woman with gray hair pulled back in a ponytail looking down at the ground, very sad, wearing a white T-shirt with words "RIP Donna" on it and holding a sign with pictures of a young woman on it
19 September 2018

A small group rallying at Columbus City Hall just prior to Monday, September 17th's Council meeting demanded justice for Donna Castleberry (Dalton. Local activist and preacher Gary Witte wrote: "Had the opportunity to stand with Donna...

Woman in a long green dress with a sash and a cape and crown of flowers with a sign saying It's not nice to frack mother nature
09 September 2018

Some 100 or so protesters marched in the steady rain in Columbus, Ohio, on Saturday September 8, 2018, as part of over 900 events in 95 countries and on all seven continents, for the "Rise Up For Climate, Jobs, and Justice" day of...

Lots of people holding signs in a room together yelling
05 September 2018

Two recent local news stories offer compelling, if baffling, insight into the priorities of the media in and around Columbus. On August 22, the media descended on Ohio State University to learn the future of Urban Meyer following the...

Closeup of back of a large videocamera shooting a large banner that says ARNOLD
23 August 2018

Why is the Greater Columbus Arts Council (GCAC) shilling for the Columbus Blue Jackets and the Nationwide Arena boondoggle? The first open forum on GCAC’s proposed 7 percent ticket tax faced stiff opposition Wednesday night, August 22...

A back of a woman in the foreground speaking outside to a group of women facing her holding signs saying #Fight4Her
20 July 2018

Concerned citizens, politicians and activists participated in a rally and march July 19 to defend reproductive rights by raising awareness of the dangers that Trump’s Global and Domestic Gag Rules pose to women and families. The rally...

Scene in downtown with tall office buildings lots of people in the streets with protest signs, a lot of police and a tepee looking wooden structure
10 July 2018

Anti-ICE (Immigration & Customs Enforcement) activists shut down city streets around ICE headquarters in downtown Columbus, attempted to occupy the ICE office, and erected a two-story wooden tripod structure in front of the building...


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