11 Arrested at Protest Demanding Sen. Bernie Sanders Support Peace Talks for Ukraine, Democracy Now - Peace activists are demanding lawmakers push for a diplomatic solution to the war in Ukraine instead of sending more weapons. On Wednesday, Capitol Police arrested 11 members of the antiwar group CodePink as they occupied the office of Vermont independent Senator Bernie Sanders
Bernie Sanders' Office Has Feminists Arrested After They Read Back His Own Words to Staffers, Western Journal Almost a dozen left-wing activists were arrested on Wednesday at the office of independent Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont while protesting the country’s ongoing funding of the war in Ukraine.
Chaos Reigns in Congress: How Should The Movement Respond? Sean and Jacquie are joined by Danaka Katovich, national co-director of CODEPINK to discuss the arrest of eleven anti-war protesters who were protesting ongoing US aid to Ukraine outside the office of Senator Bernie Sanders, why progressives like Bernie Sanders have rejected an anti-war message despite their past statements to the contrary, why progressive activists are challenging progressive politicians to speak out for peace, and why a pro-peace message is resonating with a majority of Americans according to recent polls.
11 arrested in protest at Sen. Bernie Sanders’s office over war in Ukraine, The Washington Post - Eleven antiwar protesters were arrested Wednesday after they occupied the office of Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Capitol Hill to demand the senator support efforts at diplomacy over sending further U.S. aid, such as weapons, to Ukraine.
Antiwar demonstrators urge Sanders to seek diplomacy in Ukraine, VTDigger - The demonstrators called for a swift diplomatic resolution to the war with Russia and for an end to U.S. aid for the war effort.
Protesters in Burlington demand ceasefire, war negotiations in Ukraine, WCAX - Protesters gathered on Burlington’s Church Street Wednesday morning for a rally opposing the war in Ukraine. More than 30 people marched up Church Street to Sen. Bernie Sanders’ office to demand the U.S. stop sending aid to Ukraine as the country defends itself against the Russian invasion.
Progressive activists bring Ukraine war protests to congressional offices, The Hill - More than 50 progressive activists marched across Capitol Hill on Wednesday to protest the war in Ukraine and call on lawmakers to push the Biden administration to negotiate an end to the war.
Codepink activists confront Senator Chris Murphy (D) over support for Ukraine, News2Share - Anti-war activists with CODEPINK confronted Senator Chris Murphy (D) on Tuesday over support for Ukraine.