The Stranger, “Today’s Protest Is Brought to You By ‘Anarchists in the Pacific Northwest’,” December 8, 2014

Today’s Protest Is Brought to You By ‘Anarchists in the Pacific Northwest
Eli Sanders, The Stranger, December 8, 2014

On Sunday, in a peaceful protest organized by Seattle’s Justice for Mike Brown movement, a group of less than 100 people showed up at Westlake Park. They held a large, electric-lit sign against police brutality. They staged a die-in at 4th and Pine. Then, after some back-and-forth with police over which way they could march, they headed up to Capitol Hill. There was one arrest, of a 16-year-old who officers said was causing “pedestrian interference.” They took her “to social services.”

Today, the group “Anarchists in the Pacific Northwest” has called for a 5 pm protest at Niketown. They’re calling it “Seattle Standing with Black Lives.

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