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Overpass Bannering: "Save the Orca"

14 August 18: Folks met up on the Yesler overpass over I-5 from 7-10am to reach commuters going into Seattle. Continue reading

Orca Task Force Meeting: Wenatchee

7 August 18: Attended the Orca Task Force meeting in Wenatchee to show that people want urgent action and leadership to save the orcas. Continue reading

EPA Headquarters Projection

The DC team projected messaging opposing the expansion of fossil fuel infrastructure onto the EPA headquarters. Continue reading

No New Fossil Fuel Infrastructure: Bellingham

The Bellingham Solidarity Brigade projected anti fossil fuel infrastructure messaging. Continue reading

Homes Now! Bellingham WA

4 August 18: The Bellingham team projected in solidarity with "Homes Now". Continue reading

Scouting and the Fremont Troll

After scouting some locations for an upcoming projection, the Seattle team stopped by the Fremont Troll for a quick, fun projection about Puget Sound Energy (PSE). As Cindy said, "The Fremont Troll agrees that something stinks!" Continue reading

WashingtonCAN Rally: Housing And Renters Rights

Folks brought out the massive "Don't Lock Us Out. Tenant Rights. Protect Families" Banner to support WashingtonCAN. Continue reading

Refuse Fascism In Seattle

7 July 18: Refuse Fascism called for a day of resistance to the Trump regime holding rallies in 12 cities across the U.S. Hundreds of people rallied and marched in — Atlanta; Boston; Chicago; Cleveland; Detroit; Indianapolis; Honolulu; Houston; Los Angeles; New York City; Philadelphia; San Francisco; and Seattle. Continue reading

Houston DSA Light Projection Against Child Prisons

1 July 2018 - Folks in Houston projected on the site of a proposed child prison. Continue reading

Families Belong Together Projection, Portland, OR

The Portland Solidarity Brigade projected in The Dalles, on a grain elevator. Continue reading

#OccupyICELA Light Projection

1 July 2018: The LA Solidarity Brigade projected onto an ICE building and participated in civil disobedience. Continue reading

Protect Mother Earth Conference

It was an honor for Backbone Campaign staff and volunteers to provide logistical support to the Protect Mother Earth gathering at historic Frank's Landing in Nisqually tribal territory. About 75 people from PME participated in a Sunrise Ceremony at the gates of the NW Detention facility at 5:30 am Saturday, June 30th.  Continue reading

#FamiliesBelongTogether in Portland, OR

Portland Solidarity Brigade projected at Schnitzer Auditorium in downtown Portland. Continue reading

Projection Onto Atlanta Detention Center

Atlanta Solidarity Brigade projected anti-family separation and pro immigrant messages on Atlanta detention center where immigrants are being held. Continue reading

#AbolishICE at ICE HQ in DC

29 June 18: DC Solidarity Brigade projected messages relating to family separation policies and abolition of ICE onto the US Customs and Immigration headquarters. Continue reading

World Gas Convention Projection, DC

In DC, the Backbone crew projected onto the Convention Center where the World Gas Convention was being held. Continue reading

Seattle Pride Parade

24 June 2018: Woodland Park Presbyterian Church marched in the Seattle Pride Parade in Solidarity with the LGBTQ+ community. Continue reading

APPPL and BXE With Pipeline In DC

Alliance to Protect the People and the Places We Live (APPPL) in North Carolina went to DC to support the Poor People's Campaign with BXE. Continue reading

#AbolishICE In Portland, OR

Folks with the Portland Solidarity Brigade projected onto an ICE facility. Continue reading

In Solidarity With The Poor People's Campaign: Seattle

16 June 18: The Seattle Solidarity Brigade projected themed messaging in solidarity with the Poor People's Campaign. Continue reading