Action in the streets and public places is critical to having our voices heard.
28 imagesTexans came together at the capitol in Austin, February 11, 2007 to protest the planned construction of 18 new coal plants in the state. Within weeks, Kohlberg, Kravis, Roberts & Co., (KKR) bought out TXU, and cancelled the plans for most of the plants.
24 imagesRally held at Austin City Hall September 21,2013 in support of the 350.org national day of action. It was organized by Austin Beyond Coal and the Austin Sierra Club urging President Obama to reject the Keystone XL Pipleline project and to support the retirement of Austin's coal power plant in Fayette County, TX.
24 imagesThese pictures are unpublished photos from the November 1969 March on Washington were recently found among my negatives and scanned. The rally brought an estimated 500,000 marchers to Wasington DC to protest the Viet Nam War. It was part of the tide of public opinion raising against President Nixon's conduct of the war.