Tag Archives: Demonstrations

Photo Essay: May Day Rallies Fill Streets Around The World By
Workers and activists marked May Day around the world Monday with defiant rallies and marches for better pay and working conditions. Police detained 70 people in Istanbul as they tried to march, garment workers in Cambodia defied...
Trump’s Inauguration Weekend Could See Biggest Nationwide Mobilization In US History By
NEW YORK — As thousands of protesters begin pouring into Washington to protest the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump on Friday, others have planned simultaneous demonstrations across the United States. “There have been a wave of protests and walkouts...
Global Soros Backed Demonstrations Spring Up Overnight In “Organic” Save Aleppo Campaign By
Detroit, Michigan – Beginning last Thursday event pages began appearing on Facebook promoting demonstrations worldwide to protest the increased violence in Aleppo. The problem with these demonstrations is they were primarily only critical of the actions of the Syrian...
Declaring ‘Power In Numbers’, People Rally Nationwide For Peace With Iran By
People across the United States are taking to the streets, rallying at their local representatives’ offices, and submitting open letters on Wednesday calling on Congress to choose a path to peace, not war, by saying yes to the nuclear deal between world powers...
State Of Emergency Declared After Another Violent Night In Ferguson By
FERGUSON, Mo.  — Police arrested nearly two dozen people in Ferguson during a protest that stretched into early Tuesday marking the anniversary of the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown, although there was no repeat of the violence that scarred weekend demonstrations. There...
May Day Protests Staged Around The World; Turkey Square Blocked By
Members of the Federation of Korean Trade Unions shout slogans during a May Day rally near the National Assembly in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, May 1, 2015. BERLIN  — Left-wing groups and trade unions were staging rallies around the world Friday to mark International...
‘Stop TTIP’: Global Day of Action Draws Tens of Thousands By
Thousands march against the planned free trade agreement TTIP between the European Union and the USA in Stuttgart, Germany on April 18, 2015. Negotiations on TTIP are due to resume in New York on Monday April 20, 2015. (EFE/EPA/Michael Latz) Demonstrators marched around...
Syria To Hold Presidential Election On June 3 By
DAMASCUS, Syria — Syria will hold presidential elections on June 3, the country’s parliament speaker announced Monday, a vote President Bashar Assad is likely to contest, and win, as the country enters its fourth year of war. Assad, who has ruled the country since...
Students, Government Employees Protest Reforms In Peru By
Hundreds of protesters clashed with police in Lima, Peru, on Thursday following the passage of a controversial bill that critics claim will undermine autonomy at universities and weaken the strength of public-sector workers. The legislation was approved Tuesday by Peru’s...
Students, Narratives Clash To Mark Palestinian Nakba In Tel Aviv By
May 15, 1948. It’s a date celebrated by Israelis and mourned by millions of Palestinians. When the state of Israel was founded 65 years ago, roughly 700,000 Palestinians were exiled from their homes to make way for the creation of a Jewish-majority state in the heart...