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When I got involved with some of the trainings associated with the Maryland Poor People’s Campaign, I thought that my role would be limited to support and logistics for the next six weeks. That’s because nearly all of the rallies and direct actions were scheduled for Mondays (with the exception of Memorial Day weekend, when the event is scheduled for the following Tuesday). I recently started a new day job a little over a month ago and I really don’t have the luxury to ask my boss for a day off just yet.

But then a few things happened. Last week I ended up staying home because the boss, who’s currently the executor of his late aunt’s estate, had to fly to India (where his family is originally from) to deal with estate-related issues. I assumed that I would have to come in to work this Monday. But then I got a text from the boss saying that he was sick so he’s not going to have me come in until the following Monday.

So the good news is that I was able to attend the first event of the Maryland Poor People’s Campaign in person. The bad news is that I’m not getting paid for the days that I don’t work. Right now my work hours are pretty erratic because there have been days when I haven’t come in at all or a work session is cut short. If this keeps up I’m going to have to look for either a second part-time job with more reliable hours or a steady, reliable full-time job. I don’t relish the prospect of job hunting again because it took me nearly two years to find a new job after my previous stint with a startup went nowhere after two weeks.

Well, anyway, when I got the text from my boss telling me not to show up this week, I got in my car and drove to Annapolis. I found space in a nearby parking garage and walked to the State House. While I was on my way I found something that was really appropriate for the occasion—a tree that was dedicated to Martin Luther King, Jr.

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018


Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Martin Luther King had started the original Poor People’s Campaign when he decided to shift his focus from civil rights to the larger issues of economic justice and income inequality. At the time of King’s assassination 50 years ago last month, he was in Memphis to help out with sanitation workers who were on strike there. So, yeah, it was a cool coincidence to find that tree dedicated to MLK.

I arrived at Lawyers Mall for the rally, which kicked off this protest. Since it happened on the day after Mother’s Day, the theme of this protest was how poverty have affected women and children.

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Okay, I’ll admit that it was a pretty small turnout. I later learned that the majority of people living in the Washington, DC area had opted to go to the events that took place at the U.S. Capitol building. I had thought about going to the one in DC since I live closer to DC but I opted to go to Annapolis instead since I’m a Maryland resident. I’m glad I went because that contingent needed as many people as possible.

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

There was even a voter registration table that day in an attempt to sign up new voters for the upcoming Mid-Term Elections in Maryland.

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

A few people from The Real News Network interviewed one of the rally participants. Here’s the resulting story.

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Another reason why I’m glad I went to Annapolis is that I ran into an old friend of mine, Ann, who came from her current home in Frederick for this event. We took pictures of each other. Here’s Ann.

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And here’s me.

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

After the rally we marched over to nearby College Avenue. A small contingent of direct action volunteers proceeded to stop traffic. They were arrested by the police and released a few hours later.

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

Maryland Poor People's Campaign, Annapolis, Maryland, May 14, 2018

I remember when I underwent training I was told to be prepared for potential counter-demonstrators, especially from alt-right groups. Fortunately there were no counter-protests and everything was very peaceful with no injuries or property destruction. After the direct action, those of us who weren’t arrested went back to the Lawyers Mall where we had a closing circle where we held hands as people said prayers. I saw a cop with a bomb-sniffing dog that was sniffing around in the bushes on the perimeter of Lawyers Mall but the dog turned up nothing. (We were told during training not to bring anything that could be used as a weapon.) I did experience sticker shock when I got back to the parking garage and found that I had to pay $8 even though I was parked for only three hours. (There is another garage near St. John’s College that has free parking but that’s only available after 6 p.m. on weekdays and all day weekends.)

I not only took photos at the protest but I also shot some video footage as well.

I was glad that I was able to witness the first in a series of protests from the Poor People’s Campaign. I learned that the Maryland group will have a rally next week that focuses on immigration and the mistreatment of Native Americans but there will be no civil disobedience mainly because, given the Trump Administration’s current hostility towards immigrants (especially if they aren’t white), the organizers don’t want to risk someone being deported just for doing nonviolent civil disobedience. Given my current job, it’s unlikely that I’ll be able to go to another protest unless the boss decides that he doesn’t need me on a particular day. I’ll just stick to doing whatever behind the scenes support work needs to be done.

When I got home from Annapolis I learned about the crazy drama in Jerusalem that also happened while I was in Annapolis, which has given me yet another reason why I despise Donald Trump.

Despite being overshadowed by the bigger protest in Washington, DC, this protest in Annapolis did garner some local media coverage.

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April 8 was a pretty busy night. The local theater in Greenbelt, Maryland was among the numerous theaters nationwide who held a simultaneous screening of the film 1984. Before the movie began a group of local activists held a reading of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s speech “Beyond Vietnam” in honor of the 50th anniversary of that speech. (Ironically MLK gave that speech exactly one year before his assassination.)

Reading Martin Luther King's Letter

Reading Martin Luther King's Letter

Reading Martin Luther King's Letter

By the way, if you’re curious about the speech itself, you can read the text or you can hear Rev. King actually give that speech himself.

As everybody knows, today is Inauguration Day where Donald Trump gets officially sworn in as the 45th President of the United States. Rather than focus on that event, I’d rather talk about dolls instead.

First of all, I want to announce that I no longer own the Talking Donald Trump Action Figure.

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I sold it last month on eBay. When I first purchased it years ago (which was sometime during either the first or second season of The Apprentice), I bought it as a gag gift for my then-husband. We both became hooked on that show because it was so hilarious and campy to watch. (This was a guy who was giving business advice on that show despite the fact that he had gone through multiple bankruptcies.) I figured that it was no big deal to buy a doll/action figure based on someone who was basically a buffoon but was essentially harmless as far as I was concerned. (Granted he wasn’t harmless to anyone who actually did business with him but to everyone else who had nothing to do with that guy, he was harmless.)

When my husband left me, he left the doll behind. It was no big deal because he was only 12 inches tall so I kept him among the other small dolls I own (such as Barbie, Volks Dollie Plus, Monster High and, Ever After High).

But then there was the initial flirtation of running for president back in 2011 and he did so by catering to the birthers who were questioning President Obama’s U.S. citizenship and contending that he was really born in Kenya. I felt that what he did was so reprehensible that I no longer could stand to watch his reality show after he decided against running and just continue with his reality TV career. I also began to ignore the doll. I would press the button in his back to hear him speak every now and then but I basically didn’t bother with it much.

When Trump decided to really run in the 2016 elections while saying horrible things that were racist, sexist, and anti-Islamic, I began to rue the day I actually bought that action figure as a gag gift. I finally decided to sell the doll on eBay because I just didn’t want it around my house anymore. I like dolls that make me feel happy and put me in a good mood and that Donald Trump action figure made me feel the opposite. I didn’t get a lot of money for the doll (I only had one bidder who was willing to pay the $20 minimum bid and I didn’t get that bid until the third and final week that I ran the auction) but I felt relieved to finally get it out of my house.

At least I’ll have these two videos to remember the doll by. The first is my “Trump” poem that I wrote for a local poetry reading event in 2011 and I later made a video featuring the Donald Trump doll. The other is my demonstration video of the Donald Trump doll that I made when I was preparing to sell it on eBay.

Now I’m going to switch gears a bit and talk some more about some other dolls that I have.

I recently came across this campaign on Instagram, known as #westandwithalldolls, where American Girl doll owners were urged to post pictures of their dolls (especially dolls of color) in solidarity with all women and minorities who are currently being maligned and even attacked by Donald Trump and his supporters. I chipped in with the cause by uploading pictures of my three American Girl dolls.

First, here’s Addy Walker holding a sign this quote from Martin Luther King.

“Again we have deluded ourselves into believing the myth that capitalism grew and prospered out of the Protestant ethic of hard work and sacrifice. The fact is that capitalism was built on the exploitation and suffering of black slaves and continues to thrive on the exploitation of the poor, both black and white, both here and abroad.”

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Here’s Ivy Ling holding a sign with this quote from Confucius.

“To put the world right in order, we must put the nation in order; to put the nation in order, we must first put the family in order; to put the family in order, we must first cultivate our personal life; we must first set our hearts right.”

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Even though the #westandwithalldolls campaign specifically requested that everyone post pictures of dolls of color, I decided to use my one white American Girl doll, Julie Albright, because I found this one quote from the late Frank Zappa that pretty much says it all about race relations, especially among whites who aren’t bigoted towards people of color or anyone else who’s different from them.

“Hey, you know something people? I’m not black. But there’s a whole lots of times I wish I could say I’m not white.”

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I got that quote from the lyrics to the song “Trouble Every Day,” whose video you can watch below.

Here’s one group photo of all three of my dolls with their signs.

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If you want to contribute to that Instagram campaign, or see all the photos that have been uploaded so far, check out the hashtag #westandwithalldolls.

Here is my first Throwback Thursday post of 2017. Since tomorrow is Inauguration Day where Donald Trump will be formally sworn-in as President of the United States, I’m going to feature this photostory that I created back in 2013.

I originally created a series of short photostories for a contest that was co-sponsored by Makies and SlickFlick.com. As I detailed in this blog post at the time, the gist was that we had to create an all-ages friendly photostory using at least one Makies doll and upload it on to SlickFlick.com using the SlickFlick app for iOS.

I took the photographs using my Canon Digital Rebel DSLR camera and downloaded them on my MacBook. I did some editing in Photoshop and saved the photos in iPhoto. Then I synced the photos on my iPad, uploaded them online using the SlickFlick app, and wrote captions for the photos while I was still in that app.

Since both Makies and SlickFlick.com were located in London at the time, I thought they would like seeing Victoria giving a humorous tour of my current hometown of Washington, DC. I photographed Victoria at the National Theatre (which was hosting performances of the hit Broadway show Monty Python’s Spamalot, which was another way I reached out to whoever was doing the judging in London), the White House, the Washington Monument, and the Tidal Basin. Since the contest was held in the spring, I had the extra opportunity of photographing Victoria among the blooming cherry blossom trees.

I remember the Grand Prize was a free Makies doll. I entered it because I thought it would be cool to create a second Makies doll as a companion to Victoria. It was a pain that the deadline was just a few days before Tax Day in the U.S. but I managed to get both done in time. I didn’t win but I wasn’t super disappointed because, in a sad irony, the contest winner was announced on the same day as the Boston Marathon bombing. (Of course that bombing took place on Tax Day.)

I originally wanted to create one photostory but I had problems uploading it with the SlickFlick app because it kept on crashing. I ended up editing the photostory into shorter segments and uploading the separate segments. (Despite my efforts I still had to deal with frequent app crashes. It took me four attempts to upload one of the photostories online because it was crashing so much.)

Recently I decided to visit SlickFlick.com for old time’s sake only to discover that the site no longer exists. I haven’t used the SlickFlick app since 2013 so I have no idea if it still works or not. I still have the original photos on my hard drive but I didn’t have the captions I wrote using the SlickFlick app. Fortunately I was able to recover my photostories thanks to the Internet Archive. I updated the original links that I posted in that blog post announcing my photostories but I decided to re-upload my photostory on social media for wider exposure since I worked hard on that photostory and I know that not everyone likes to visit the Internet Archive.

I imported the photostories into iMovie and combined them into one photostory (which is what I originally wanted in the first place) then uploaded it on both YouTube and Facebook. The only thing I added was background music, which I got for free from YouTube. I also edited that video into shorter segments so I could upload them separately on Instagram since Instagram has that one minute limit on each video.

As for the original contest sponsors, SlickFlick.com is now off-line (the URL redirects to a blank page where, if you click on this button, you get redirected to Heroku.com). Makies announced that it was relocating from its original location in London to the U.S. but it has been a year since Makies made that announcement with no new updates about that move. I have a feeling that they were waiting out the results of the election before making the move and it’s possible that Makies may have had a change of heart with the incoming arrival of President Donald Trump starting tomorrow. Personally I wouldn’t blame Makies for having cold feet and ultimately deciding to nix the idea of moving to the U.S. I wish the site was back up because it was kind of fun designing avatars, even if only one of my avatars actually became a real-life doll.**

So, without further ado, here is my 2013 photostory Victoria the Makies Doll Goes to Washington.

**UPDATE (February 27, 2017): Makies has recently announced that it’s going out of business, which you can read about in full detail right here.

A couple of years ago I took a photo of the outside glass mural that graces one of the walls of the Takoma Park Public Library but I took that picture when it was cloudy outside. I’ve been back to that particular library numerous times for a variety of reasons but I haven’t gotten around to taking a picture of that same mural when it’s sunny outside until recently.

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Below is a closeup of a portion of that mural.

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The library is surrounded with trees, which were producing some nice looking late fall foliage.

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The foliage on this tree was pretty striking to look at.

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Underneath this particular tree is a small memorial dedicated to the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Gracing one of the walls of the library are four book-shaped wire statues which has the word “read” written in four different languages.

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The library is pretty cozy itself, especially in the book area.

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Currently there are plans being drawn where the library would undergo renovation. One of two options are being considered, with both options displayed for the general public to look at. A friend of mine who works at this library told me that they probably won’t begin renovations for at least two years.

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I had a rough few days with getting my taxes done on time. I managed to get them in the mail at 3 p.m. on April 15 just two hours before the local post office makes the final collection of the day. The next day I felt really burned out so I decided to spend the late afternoon doing something fun. I decided to check out the cherry blossom trees in the Tidal Basin for the first time in two years. (During that last time I was working on a photostory involving my Makies doll for a contest.) At times I also played around with that Hatsune Miku photo app so you’ll see those photos as well.

The gates at the Smithsonian Metro Station were decorated with pink cherry blossom decals.

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It was the fourth and final week of the National Cherry Blossom Festival but the only event scheduled that week was an 11-mile bike ride through downtown DC that was scheduled on April 18 (just two days after my Tidal Basin visit). The cherry blossoms were past their peak bloom but there were still plenty of flowers to admire along with tiny green leaves that were budding next to the flowers. They still made pretty pictures, such as the next two photos, (one of which includes the Washington Memorial).

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Many of the petals had fallen to the ground, which resembled a light dusting of pink snow.

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While the cherry blossoms were past their peak, the flowers in the nearby Tulip Library were just starting to bloom. There were a wide variety of tulips and daffodils in a variety of shapes and colors, providing such a feast for the eyes!

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I shot Hatsune Miku sitting among the tulips.

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Many of the cherry blossom trees provided nice photography in various places, such as one place where the Jefferson Memorial can be seen in the far horizon.

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I took a couple of photos of Hatsune Miku with the Jefferson Memorial in the background.

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Hatsune Miku Goes to Washington

The Stone Lantern can be seen in the next photo along with some nicely landscaped boulders complimenting it.

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 Here’s Hatsune Miku next to the Stone Lantern.

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The newest of the Tidal Basin memorials, the Martin Luther King, Jr., Memorial, can be seen in the next photo.

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Here’s Hatsune Miku at the MLK Memorial.

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The MLK Memorial is so big that one can see it from a distance. (Yes, the white speck along the Tidal Basin is the memorial.)

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The Washington Memorial is another one that can be seen from a great distance.

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The next photo below shows the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial. On this last visit I noticed one thing about that statue of FDR.

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His one finger seems shiner than the rest of the statue. It seems like visitors have been playing a variation of “Pull My Finger” for some weird reason.

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Parts of Fala’s ears and nose also seem very shiny compared to the rest of the statue. It seems like people have been petting the statue as if he were a real living dog.

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I had Hatsune Miku pose next to FDR and Fala giving a peace sign. The big irony is that Hatsune Miku originated in Japan and, well, FDR had that notorious policy that were aimed at American citizens who happened to be of Japanese descent even though none of them had anything to do with Pearl Harbor.

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Just beyond the FDR Memorial is the Stone Pagoda. Of course I took a couple of photos of Hatsune Miku next to that one as well.

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Hatsune Miku Goes to Washington

As I walked away from the Stone Pagoda I crossed the pedestrian bridge that’s over the inlet (which connects the Tidal Basin to the Potomac River), which features this hidden charm. It’s a fountain (which hasn’t worked in years) which has a creature that has the head of a grown man and the body of a fish-like creature. Underneath is a clamshell-shaped sink that would catch excess water if the fountain was working. This fountain never gets mentioned in any of the official guide books but it’s worth searching for while you’re crossing that pedestrian bridge.

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I eventually made it to the grounds of the Jefferson Memorial where I saw people taking photos of a member of the Park Police on horseback.

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I took my last photo of Hatsune Miku on the steps of the Jefferson Memorial.

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Unlike previous trips, I didn’t bother going up the steps to visit the statue of Thomas Jefferson this time because I felt really tired. Between getting the taxes done and preparing for the Greenbelt Mini-Maker Faire, I was more tired than usual and I was happy just skipping the walk up those steps.

As I walked past the Bureau of Engraving and Printing building on my way back to the Smithsonian Metro Station, I saw this charming cherry blossom banner that I couldn’t resist photographing.

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On my way back to the Metro station, I noticed a sign signifying that I was on a portion of the East Coast Greenway. This is the third such sign I’ve seen after seeing others in Baltimore and at Lake Artemesia in Berwyn Heights, Maryland.

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