January 20 2005 is the second coronation day of aspiring King George.
DAWN March at Malcolm X Park (16th and Euclid Sts NW – nearest to U Street and Columbia Heights Metro Stations) at 9:00 AM. Feeder marches organized by other groups will join the DAWN march at points along 16th Street. From McPherson Square, march participants may join in several actions.
Join up with Billionaires for Bush for satirical protest. Billionaires For Bush, Re-Coronation Inaugural Ball 8:30pm, Platinum Night Club, 915 F Street, NW, near Metro Center
Dress to Oppress. Bling will be available at the event (top hats, tiaras, and cigarette holders.) See www.billionairesforbush.com for tickets and tips on how to dress wealthy! Advance tickets highly recommended.
Join actions of Code Pink – Women for Peace – including January 19th 5:30 PM, Black Tie and Boots Inaugural Ball – Join CODEPINK and others for the “Texas BBQ, High On The Hog” creative protest. We’ll corral at Dupont Circle, 5:30pm and herd up to
the 7:00pm Black Tie and Boots Inaugural Ball at Wardman Park Hotel
2660 Woodley Road NW. Bring hog snouts! Bring pink debutante
gowns! Bring that Texas spirit! And on the 20th, The Women’s March & Funeral Procession 9:00am, Dupont Circle, Massachusetts Avenue and P Street- Join CODEPINK in the counter-inaugural women’s march with members of NOW, The Raging Grannies, Ladies of Liberty, and many many more. We will meet with the large DC Anti-War Network RISE Against Bush/SHINE For A Peaceful Tomorrow March which will lead to the White House.
Go to the Progressive Democratic Summit on the 21-23, featuring experienced speakers in the progressive movement, informational workshops, and other useful information for progressive activists and organizations.
From the inauguration website: (type www. inagural05.com into your web browser – I’m not linking to it!) – The parade is open to the general public. Bleacher seats are available from the Presidential Inaugural Committee for $15, $60, and $125, but seats are limited. For more information, please call the Code Pink Ticketing Hotline at 202-314-2600 during the hours of 9:00am to 6:00 pm EST, Monday-Friday
I already blogged on Not one Damn Dime Day – not sure what it will do exactly – but heck, why not? Don’t spend a dime on the 20th. Maybe there will be a warning blip somewhere.