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Photographers on contemporary protest and social movements in Japan

In teaching us a new visual code, photographs alter and enlarge our notions of what is worth looking at and what we have a right to observe. 669 more words


Counter-protest cleans up trash (and hate speech) in Tokyo

In the post-digital world perhaps the greatest accolade is that of “going viral”. We trawl our screens in a desperate daily search for the latest photo or video to bear that badge. 1,230 more words


Planned Parenthood Protesters/Supporters in Glendale,AZ 

Around 9:30AM Sunday February 12, 2017, I drove to 5771 W Eugie Ave in Glendale, Arizona.

When I arrived, there were crowds of people waving their signs, ringing their bells, and chanting. 63 more words

Anti-nuclear power protest tents forcibly removed from outside ministry

Yesterday I wrote a long-ish post about last weekend’s attack on the anti-nuclear power protest tents that have occupied a corner of land outside the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) in Kasumigaseki since 2011. 593 more words


Anti-nuclear power protest tents in Tokyo attacked by far-right group

On August 14th, members of Japan’s ultra Right targeted the anti-nuclear power protest tents that have stood for nearly five years outside the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) in Kasumigaseki, the government district in central Tokyo. 1,622 more words


Guest Video: "The Trump Supporter"

Today’s Guest Video is from Murdoch Murdoch. It shows a violent racist and populist bigot surrounded by a crowd of tolerant peace activists who try to rationally reason with him as he brazenly violates their personal space in public. 75 more words

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Black Lives Matter demonstrators, counter-protesters come together with police in Dallas

A group of Black Lives Matter demonstrators and a group of counter-protesters began Sunday afternoon standing on separate sides of a street in northeast Dallas —but by day’s end, the two groups were exchanging hugs and support. 242 more words

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