Rosario Dawson's passion for politics got her arrested on Friday afternoon in Washington, D.C. The actress was in the capitol protesting at a Democracy Spring rally, where hundreds of people staged a weeklong sit-in to rally against big money in politics and the government.
There are currently no details on what Dawson was arrested for, but D.C. police tell TMZ that nearly 100 protestors were arrested on Friday for things like crowding and obstructing.
Watch the video below to see Rosario get cuffed in front of the whole crowd, telling them, "maybe we'll all get arrested today:
It's rare to see a Hollywood actress get arrested for a good cause. Keep fighting the power, Ro!
Watch Rosario get into some very different kind of trouble in a public place on Punk'd, below:
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