Portland, ME

We collected events from February 2017-February 2018 and are no longer active. You can download the events, locations, organizers, and signs.

17 protests

February 11, 2017, 12:00 pm

Portland, ME

We are Planned Parenthood!

Join us on the steps of City Hall to show support for Planned Parenthood and their mission: To provide, promote, and protect access to reproductive health care and sexuality education so that all people can make voluntary choices about their...

March 8, 2017, 5:15 pm

Portland, ME

Portland rally for Planned Parenthood

Earlier today, Speaker Paul Ryan introduced legislation to “defund” Planned Parenthood that will block millions of people from receiving health care. This is dangerous and unpopular and would be a healthcare disaster. We’re not going to let it...

March 8, 2017, 5:30 pm

Portland, ME

Resist: Skills to Fight Back for Maine's Environment

It's time to resist the Trump administration's attacks and work together to protect our environment, our health, and our way of life. Join us to learn the skills you need to be an powerful activist right now.

First, you will learn about...

April 2, 2017, 12:00 pm

Portland, ME

The People's Filibuster: Portland, ME

We are standing up to Trump's Agenda by calling for Maine's US Senators to vote NO to Trump's Judge - Neil Gorsuch - for the Supreme Court. 

No to Gorsuch 60 Vote Minimum.

Bring signs standing up for equal rights for all...

April 22, 2017, 10:00 am

Portland, ME

March For Science: Portland, ME

Satellite march for the March on Science. Times and location are tentative for now.

June 1, 2017, 4:00 pm

Portland, ME

Care, Not Cuts Rally

With Trump's proposed budget calling for massive cuts to programs like Medicaid and Senator Susan Collins seeking a "compromise" to repeal health care, now is the time to stand up and fight for Maine families. 

Join Mainers for...

June 3, 2017, 1:00 pm

Portland, ME

March for Truth - Portland, ME

Maine is in a rare spot. Both of our Senators are on The Senate Intelligence Committee. Senator King has called for an independent Investigator and Senator Collins has said she has faith in the current process. 

There is more than...

June 11, 2017, 6:00 pm

Portland, ME

Portland, Maine Equality Rally, Protest March 2017

Join PridePortland! for a peaceful rally standing in solidarity with our family in Washington DC. supporting LGBTQIA+ rights. This will be part of our lineup of events during Pride Week, culminating with the Pride Parade and Festival, Saturday...

July 5, 2017, 11:00 am

Portland, ME

Rally to Protect Health Care - Portland, ME

WHY WE RALLY  22 million people will lose health care coverage under the current proposal in Congress. 

As we celebrate our nation’s birthday, we must recognize the impact this legislation will have on the life, liberty and...

July 7, 2017, 11:00 am

Portland, ME

Stand up for Health Care - Protect Coverage for Maine: Portland

Grassroots supporters of Obamacare scored a major victory when Mitch McConnell decided to delay the U.S. Senate's repeal bill until after the July 4th Recess. But make no mistake: Repeal. Is. Not. Dead. Supporters of Obamacare will continue to...

September 7, 2017, 6:00 pm

Portland, ME

Courts Matter

The selection of judges to our federal and circuit courts will influence every person's rights and freedoms, and could determine the future of our nation's most pressing issues. Join us on September 7th for a panel discussion to learn about the...

September 22, 2017, 10:30 am

Portland, ME

Care not Cuts

The Graham-Cassidy bill is just as bad as every other GOP led repeal and replace effort we've fought against over the past months. Senator Collins was integral in defeating Trumpcare, but it's back and we need to show up.. again. So, while...

November 9, 2017, 11:00 am

Portland, ME

Stop the #TrumpTaxScam! Demand Corporations Pay Their Fair Share; Portland

Join us outside Bank of America as we call for an immediate halt to consideration of the current GOP Tax Plan (or #TrumpTaxScam). Stand with us and join us in our call to action that: Will highlight the need to investigate how corporations and...

November 27, 2017, 11:00 am

Portland, ME

Senator Collins "No" to tax scam budget rally

This tax bill is a gift to corporate America and the top 1%. Please come show let Senator Collins know this is not good for Mainers. Bring signs, postcards and your voices. Tax cuts for the rich on the backs of the lower and middle class is...

December 7, 2017, 5:00 pm

Portland, ME

Net Neutrality protest: Portland Verizon store

The new chairman of the FCC was a top guy at Verizon, and he just called a vote to kill net neutrality. On December 7, one week before the vote, we'll protest at retail stores across the U.S. and demand that Congress stop Verizon’s FCC from...

December 18, 2017, 12:00 pm

Portland, ME

Senator Collins: Stop the Trump Tax Scam

Senator Susan Collins needs to know that a vote for this bill is a vote against women. Senator Collins is still undecided on the tax plan. If she votes "yes," it will give millionaires and billionaires huge tax breaks while raising taxes on...

January 9, 2018, 6:30 pm

Portland, ME

Letters To The Editor Workshop

Letters to the editor (LTE) are one of the most effective ways to pressure politicians to move toward a position. One of our members, Mary Ann Larson, will be providing a training on LTEs and dispel the myths about writing them. Mary Ann has...