Along with the anti-pork “Tea Parties” and the various war tax resistance actions going on this , this year there is a third set of activists using tax day as their rallying-point.
Equal Taxes, Equal Rights protesters are going to be meeting last-minute filers at post offices around the country to remind people that gays and lesbians are still paying for a first-class ticket but getting second-class citizenship.
Charles Merrill is among the organizers of protests in Washington, D.C.. And the Boston rally will include a Boston Tea Party Reenactment. Tax Day is getting crowded. It’s getting to the point where you won’t know who is protesting what without a program.