Crashing the Coronation

by
Abby Zimet

Chanting "Romney Hood, Ryan Hood, Not In Our Neighborhood," over 500 angry union and other protesters greeted Paul Ryan in Las Vegas as he met with rich donors that included billionaire Sheldon Adelson. Organizers promise there'll be a lot of this sort of thing as the Little Rich Boy Campaign visits towns where Americans actually work for their living, or try to.

FRIENDS: Help Us Fight

Independent journalism has become the last firewall against government and corporate lies. Yet, with frightening regularity, independent media sources are losing funding, closing down or being blacked out by Google and Facebook. Never before has independent media been more endangered. If you believe in Common Dreams, if you believe in people-powered independent media, please support us now and help us fight—with truths—against the lies that would smother our democracy. Please help keep Common Dreams alive and growing. Thank you. -- Craig Brown, Co-founder

Support Common DreamsSupport Common Dreams

Share This Article

More in: