Ugh, Fuck This: Lessons of the RNC

I'm sure Tampa, Florida is a lovely city when it isn't flooded with thousands of people in business casual sweating their asses off as they schlep around in 90 degree heat. It must be a pleasant place to be sometimes, when the whole city proper isn't overrun with every cop in Florida outfitted in Ranger Rick khakis… » 8/31/12 11:30am 8/31/12 11:30am

Shirtless Protesters Fail to Ruffle Bank of America Automaton

Things got a little naked yesterday at what proved to be an unusually engaging iteration of Citi's Financial Services conference when three women interrupted Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan's talk by stripping to their pink bras and shouting, "Bust up Bank of America before it busts up America." » 3/09/12 10:00am 3/09/12 10:00am

Pawlenty Gets Glitterbombed

Republican presidential candidate Tim Pawlenty has a reputation for being dull, so getting glitter dumped on him could only help his luster. On the other hand, he was getting called out for anti-woman and anti-gay positions, so... even. » 6/17/11 12:25pm 6/17/11 12:25pm

Code Pink Losing Focus, Allies And What Little Respect People Had For…

Code Pink was a protest organization founded by Medea Benjamin to encourage (mostly) women opposed to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan to make their voices heard by politicians and the media. Times have changed. Now? » 4/02/09 4:00pm 4/02/09 4:00pm

It's no surprise that the GOP isn't a fan of the anti-war group Code Pink but it seems the organization doesn't get much love from Democrats either. Anne Elizabeth Moore, a journalist who has been embedded in the group, reports that the hot pink-clad protesters have "come to be viewed as a gaggle of smart but silly… » 9/29/08 6:20pm 9/29/08 6:20pm

Women War Protestors Appreciate A Pretty Mugshot

We here are Jezebel are all for civil disobedience. Question Authority! Fight The Power! Napalm In the Morning! Yeah, anyway, we finally got around to reading a pretty fascinating article in the Washington Post from Sunday about the women behind Code Pink, a group of women who have set up shop in the nation's capital… » 6/13/07 1:59pm 6/13/07 1:59pm