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UK: Pakistani Tommy Robinson supporter calls out police.

It’s a few days before the UK vote in the European elections, protesters are trying to disrupt what is happening.

US federal agents arrest protesters occupying Venezuelan Embassy

Activists oppose US intervention to oust Prez Maduro in favour of Guaido, self-proclaimed interim president of OPEC-member nation.

Washington: US law enforcement officers raided the Venezuelan Embassy on Thursday to oust a small group protesting US policy toward the oil-rich country, paving the way for the diplomatic compound to be handed to the US envoy of opposition leader Juan Guaido. 383 more words

World News

Yellow vests clash with police in French Lyon

#YellowVest protesters clashed with police during the 26th week of protest in the city of #Lyon on Saturday.

The #march was the result of a national call to protest with between 3,000 to 5,000 protesters taking part in the rally.

Politics And Society

Opinion: Extinction Rebellion: I’m not convinced by their methods but their core message of urgency is spot on

By Anders Lorenzen

For the last several weeks, the climate movement Extinction Rebellion (XR) has staged over a hundred non-violent direct actions across London seeking to disrupt the city as much as possible to draw attention to the climate crisis. 757 more words

Climate Change

18 Protesters to appear in Court

As part of the police in the North West Province’s effort to dealing with lawlessness and stamping the authority of the state, following violence that erupted in Jouberton outside Klerksdorp, 18 suspects aged between 17 and 37 are expected to appear in the Klerksdorp Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday, 24 April 2019 on a charge of Public Violence. 140 more words


'It's breaking my heart': Notre-Dame fire sparks anger among France's Yellow Vests

For many Yellow Vest protesters, the stinging sadness that came with the devastating fire at Notre-Dame Cathedral has quickly given way to boiling anger.

Some of the activists, whose violent protests against inequality have been shaking up France for months, said they cried in front of their TV sets as they watched the Gothic architectural masterpiece being consumed by flames Monday night. 1,015 more words