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Singer-songwriter Gwen Stefani of No Doubt performs onstage during Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day on National Mall to end extreme poverty and solve climate change on April 18, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Richard Chapin Downs Jr./Getty Images for Global Citizen)

Gwen Stefani, Usher Perform for Thousands at Earth Day Rally

A daylong Earth Day concert had R&B star Usher dancing on crutches Saturday on the National Mall to rally thousands for political action to confront climate change and poverty.

04/18/2015

Demonstrators gather in Place de la Republique prior to a mass unity rally to be held in Paris following the recent terrorist attacks on January 11, 2015 in Paris, France. An estimated one million people are expected to converge in central Paris for the Unity March joining in solidarity with the 17 victims of this week's terrorist attacks in the country. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Millions Converge in Paris for Unity Rally

A rally of defiance and sorrow, protected by an unparalleled level of security, on Sunday will honor the 17 victims of three days of bloodshed in Paris that left France on alert for more violence.

01/11/2015

People march to TCF Bank Stadium to protest against the mascot for the Washington Redskins before the game against the Minnesota Vikings on November 2, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Anti-Redskins Groups Rally Outside Vikings Game

Thousands of people rallied outside the stadium in Minnesota before the Redskins-Vikings game, the latest protest against Washington’s divisive nickname.

11/02/2014

Bikers with American flags ride in front of the U.S. Capitol as they take part in the annual Rolling Thunder ride in Washington, D.C. on May 25, 2014. (Photo credit: MLADEN ANTONOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Rolling Thunder Rumbles Through Washington In Honor of Vets

The annual Rolling Thunder motorcycle rally returned to the nation’s capital this Memorial Day weekend.

05/25/2014

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Johns Hopkins Workers Rally For Higher Pay in Md.

Workers at Johns Hopkins Hospital have been rallying for higher pay at the esteemed medical center.

05/11/2014

Hundreds of people rallied outside the Maryland Statehouse in Annapolis on Monday night. (Photo by Cameron Thompson/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Hundreds Rally For Worker Rights Outside Md. Statehouse

A rally for civil and immigrant rights bills drew more than 200 people to downtown Annapolis Monday night.

02/24/2014

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 29: Washington Redskins helmets lay on the ground during their game against the Oakland Raiders at O.co Coliseum on September 29, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Activists to Protest Redskins Name Before Vikings Game

American Indian activists and others plan to demonstrate against the Washington Redskins’ nickname ahead of the team’s game against the Minnesota Vikings Thursday night.

11/07/2013

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More Than 100 Women Arrested at U.S. Capitol Immigration Rally

More than 100 women demanding immigration legislation were arrested outside the U.S. Capitol Thursday after blocking traffic to protest inaction by Congress.

09/12/2013

People gather at the Reflecting Pool to listen to speakers during the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s 'I have a Dream' speech (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Youth See March Anniversary As Chance To Lead

Mary-Pat Hector of Atlanta was operating much like a 1960s civil rights activist as she laid plans for the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. She was constantly on the phone as she confirmed event details, tweaked the draft of the speech she gave at Saturday’s rally at the Lincoln Memorial and prepared for a presentation.

08/26/2013

Hundreds gathered at Malcolm X Park to rally for Trayvon Martin, a day after George Zimmerman was acquitted of all charges, Sunday, July 14. (Cameron Thompson/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Rallies, Protests in D.C. After Zimmerman Verdict

In the nation’s capital, hundreds of people marched from Malcolm X Park to Howard University on Sunday in protest of the Zimmerman verdict.

07/15/2013

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