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Judge Sides With Columbus Church, Bans Protesters

A Columbus judge has banned members of Minutemen United in front of Vineyard Columbus.
August 29, 2013

A Franklin County judge has ruled that members of a national conservative Christian group cannot protest in the land in front of one of the region’s largest churches.

Whereabouts Unknown Of Ohio State Graduate Arrested In Egypt

Mohamed Soltan
Mohamed Soltan, 25, was arrested in a suburb of Cairo Sunday. Soltan was known for being a spokesperson for the Muslim Brotherhood. His whereabouts are unknown.
28, 2013

An Ohio State University graduate remains missing after his arrest in Egypt. The man was a well-known spokesperson for Muslim Brotherhood activists.

Ohio Activists To Rally Against “Obamacare”

Cincinnati Tea Party
Tea party activists and other Ohio conservatives opposed to "Obamacare" will march outside of one of House Speaker John Boehner's district offices in Troy.
27, 2013

Tea party activists and other Ohio conservatives opposed to President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul will rally against it at one of House Speaker John Boehner’s district offices.

Columbus Mega-Church Seeks Injunction For Protesters

Members of Minutemen United have directed months of protests at the Vineyard Columbus church because of what the group calls its "passive resistance" to abortion and gay marriage.
July 8, 2013

A Columbus mega-church is going to court to try to stop a national conservative Christian group from protesting near the church’s parking lot.

Protesters Rally As Lawmakers Debate New Drilling Rules

Anti-fracking protesters occupy the steps of the Ohio Statehouse on Thursday, April 18.
19, 2012

Debate continues hot and heavy at the Ohio legislature over proposed new rules on oil and gas drilling from Governor John Kasich.

Ohio State Students March To “Reclaim Education”

Students gather on the steps of Bricker Hall before taking a list of demands to the office of OSU President Gordon Gee.
2, 2012

About 200 students came to the OSU Oval to protest tuition costs and the increased privatization of public education.

Westboro Baptist Protesters Met By Counter-Protesters At OSU

An unidentified OSU student holds a sign across the street from members of the Westboro Baptist Church.
25, 2011

Church members came to the OSU campus Tuesday with their infamous signs denouncing homosexuality and sin.

“Occupy Columbus” Brings Protesters To Statehouse Square

Occupy Columbus
"Occupy Columbus" protesters in front of the Statehouse Monday.
10, 2011

“Organization is always tough. When you’re talking about 99 percent of the people, you’re talking about alot of different demographics.” Occupy Columbus protester Alex Corwin

Union Protests Bob Evans’ Worker Benefits

Bob Evans
Members of a local service employees union called on Bob Evans today to improve its employees' benefits.
21, 2011

Members of a local service employees union called on Bob Evans today to improve its employees’ benefits.

Postal Workers Protest Local Outsourcing, Branch Closures

28, 2009

Postal workers picketed the outside the main post office on Twin Rivers Drive today to protest proposed outsourcing and location closures. But Postal Service officials say that because of huge budget shortfalls, they don’t have much of a choice.