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New York Times - 08 Nov 2016 US|'Not Our President': Protests Spread After Donald Trump's Election
Thousands of people across the country marched, shut down highways, burned effigies and shouted angry slogans on Wednesday night to protest the election of Donald J. Trump as president. The demonstrations, fueled by social media, continued into the ...
CNN - 13 Dec 2018 Hungary's 'slave law' passes, sparking protests in parliament and on the streets
Hungary's parliament was thrown into scenes of turmoil following the vote on the new legislation, with opposition lawmakers sounding air horns and angrily ...
The Guardian - 13 Dec 2018 Revealed: FBI kept files on peaceful climate change protesters
A protest at a BP plant in Indiana landed three sixtysomething campaigners in a federal surveillance report, documents released to the Guardian under the ...
The Guardian - 12 Dec 2018 Calls for end to gilets jaunes protests in wake of Strasbourg shooting
French ministers line up to appeal for calm after three die in Tuesday night's attack.
AL.com - 13 Dec 2018 6th person arrested as latest Galleria shooting protest reaches Target
A sixth person was arrested Wednesday night during ongoing protests over the Thanksgiving night shooting death of Emantic Fitzgerald “EJ” Bradford Jr. at the ...
FRANCE 24 English - 13 Dec 2018 French govt urges end to protests after Strasbourg attack
The French government on Thursday urged "yellow vest" protesters not to hold another round of demonstrations this weekend as police hunted for a second day ...
Business Insider - 13 Dec 2018 The 'yellow vest' protests may be over, but the damage to France will rumble on
Weeks of protests by "yellow vests" in France have touched a nerve of discontent. The damage to the economy is apparent, and more is still to come.
The New York Times - 11 Dec 2018 Macron’s Proposal to Mollify Yellow Vest Protesters Fails to Impress
PARIS — The fine print of President Emmanuel Macron's financial proposal, intended to end protests by France's middle class and working poor, was still ...
The Associated Press - 13 Dec 2018 Court nixes pension law that prompted teacher protests
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a law that made changes to the state's struggling public pension system eight ...
Al Jazeera English - 13 Dec 2018 CEU student arrested during 'slave law' protest in Hungary
A student and activist from the embattled Central European University is being investigated for assault.
The Local France - 13 Dec 2018 'We must keep going': Yellow vests plan further protests despite government pleas to stop
The Gilet Jaunes are planning a fifth wave of protests Saturday, despite calls from the government to stop after the Strasbourg shooting.
Voice of America - 12 Dec 2018 Red, Yellow, Blue, Green: the Colors of Protests
Colors have been linked to popular movements for a long time. Here are some famous movements linked to colors that changed history.
Reuters - 13 Dec 2018 Jordanians stage new anti-austerity protests
AMMAN (Reuters) - Jordanian authorities deployed hundreds of riot police in the capital and warned activists to stay within the law on Thursday as hundreds of ...
The Verge - 11 Dec 2018 Facebook’s role in the French protests has polarized observers
A week ago, I looked at some of the early reporting around how the Yellow Vest protests in France had been organized on, and perhaps amplified by, Facebook ...
NBC News - 11 Dec 2018 Paris protests open up rift on American left, spark U.S. climate change debate
In Congress, protesters demand action on climate change. In France, they demand an end to a fuel tax. What does it mean for environmental policy in America?
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - 13 Dec 2018 The Piano Man: Russia's Off-Key Coverage Of French Protests
"In the unlikeliest of places, they played Kalinka on a piano." That's how the so-called Yellow Vest protesters in France reacted to reports that Russia was ...
The New Yorker - 11 Dec 2018 Inside the Chaos of the Gilets Jaunes Protests
Luke Mogelson reports from street protests by the gilets jaunes, or yellow vest, protesters in Paris, who are demonstrating against economic policies that, in their ...
Al Jazeera English - 12 Dec 2018 Protests as Hungarian parliament passes 'slave law' on overtime
Controversial amendment to labour laws approved, trade unions and opponents call it a 'slave law'.
BBC News - 10 Dec 2018 France yellow vest protests: Macron promises wage rise
France's President Emmanuel Macron has promised a minimum wage rise and tax concessions in response to weeks of violent protests. France has seen four ...
The New York Times - 07 Dec 2018 ‘Round 4’: ‘Yellow Vests’ Protests in Paris Bring Fears of New Violence
PARIS — Paris braced for a fourth weekend of protests as the government warned of the potential for new violence and officials prepared to deploy tens of ...
CNBC - 13 Dec 2018 United flight attendants protest staffing cuts, picket outside airports
United Airlines flight attendants demonstrated at the airline's hub airports on Thursday against planned staffing cuts in the business-class cabin on international ...
Economic Times - 13 Dec 2018 Opposition continues protests in Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha; both Houses adjourned
The proceedings in both Houses of Parliament were adjourned on the second consecutive day Thursday amid continued protests by opposition parties on ...
AL.com - 12 Dec 2018 Protest leader Carlos Chaverst Jr. arrested on 4 warrants during demonstration outside Hoover jail
Hoover police and Jefferson County sheriff's deputies, joined by Vestavia Hills police, took the 25-year-old Chaverst into custody about 7:30 p.m., just moments ...
Philly.com - 12 Dec 2018 French ‘yellow vest’ protesters demand something no Western leader grasps | Trudy Rubin
Neither Macron, nor Euro-populists nor Trump have addressed the stark economic inequalities that are undermining Western democracies and provoking the ...
NBC News - 10 Dec 2018 More than 100 arrested in climate action protest outside Pelosi's Capitol Hill office
The U.S. Capitol Police on Monday arrested 138 people in two House office buildings after they participated in protests inside and near lawmakers' offices in ...
CNN - 08 Dec 2018 Violent anti-government protests in Paris
KHON2 - 13 Dec 2018 United Airlines flight attendants to protest worldwide Thursday over staffing cuts
Flight attendants for United Airlines are planning to protest at airports around the world Thursday.
BBC News - 11 Dec 2018 Egypt restricts sales of yellow vests to stop protests
Sales of the vests are restricted to stop copycat protests on the anniversary of the 2011 uprising.
CBS News - 12 Dec 2018 Protesters flood Michigan capitol over move to limit power of newly elected Democrats
Demonstrators crowded the capitol Wednesday afternoon, opposing moves by GOP statehouse majorities to limit the authority of just-elected Democrats.
TIME - 08 Dec 2018 Yellow Vest Protests Grow in Belgium and the Netherlands
(BRUSSELS) — Belgian police fired tear gas and water cannons at yellow-vested protesters calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Charles Michel after ...
The Washington Post - 04 Dec 2018 Here’s what you need to know about the French fuel protests
France is considering a state of emergency to quell some of the worst social unrest the country has seen in over a decade. A Monday appearance at the COP 24 ...
The New York Times - 30 Nov 2018 Tear Gas and Water Cannon Hit Belgian Protesters Inspired by France’s ‘Yellow Vests’
BRUSSELS — Hundreds of protesters inspired by France's “yellow vests” movement took to the streets of Brussels on Friday, stopping cars and blocking roads ...
The New York Times - 06 Dec 2018 ‘Yellow Vest’ Protests Shake France. Here’s the Lesson for Climate Change.
There is little doubt among scientists and economists that carbon taxes are needed to reduce fossil fuel dependence. The question is how to design them to ...
The Boston Globe - 12 Dec 2018 The “Yellow Vests” protesters are wrong
Some on the American left sympathize with France's “Yellow Vests” protesters. But they're wrong. We need a healthy gas tax.
ARTnews - 09 Dec 2018 'No Space for Profiteer of State Violence': Decolonize This Place Protests Whitney Vice Chair Warren B. Kanders -
Decolonize This Place's protest at the Whitney Museum in New York today. ALEX GREENBERGER/ARTNEWS. Earlier this afternoon, the smell of burning sage ...
Alabama's News Leader - 07 Dec 2018 Hoover administrator on managing protests: Sometimes strength is in restraint
The Thanksgiving night shootings at the Riverchase Galleria, and the protests that have followed, are clearly taking a toll on business in the Hoover, Ala. area.
Star-Telegram - 12 Dec 2018 Amid protest to remove alleged Baylor rapist, UT Dallas moves to cut ties with student
The University of Texas at Dallas announced Wednesday that one of its students will not be allowed to participate in the school's graduation ceremony or attend ...
Euronews English - 11 Dec 2018 Watch: Romania's anti-corruption activists mark a year of consecutive protests
It's the perfect antidote to the huge anti-government protests that have rocked the Romanian capital Bucharest in recent years.
The Guardian - 08 Dec 2018 Anti-fascists to protest against far-right Brexit rally in London
Thousands of anti-fascists are expected to attend a central London protest on Sunday to counter a march by the far-right campaigner known as Tommy ...
CBC News - 08 Dec 2018 Alberta yellow vest protests lack violence seen in Paris, but anti-immigration anger simmers
The protest movement has now spread across the globe, but in Alberta, which may be Canada's centre of anti-carbon-tax malcontents, the yellow vest protests ...
The Guardian - 08 Dec 2018 Paris on lockdown for gilets jaunes protests – as it happened
Armoured vehicles and 8000 police officers in French capital to contain violent fringe of gilets jaunes movement.
The Hill - 13 Dec 2018 Protesters host dance party outside Stephen Miller's home | TheHill
Protesters hosted a queer dance party outside the housing complex of White House senior adviser Stephen Miller on Wednesday night.
The New York Times - 06 Dec 2018 Huawei, France Protests, Mascot Mayhem: Your Thursday Evening Briefing
Here's what you need to know at the end of the day.
NPR - 24 Nov 2018 Protests In Paris Turn Violent
About 5000 demonstrators have converged on the French capital to protest high fuel prices and express dismay with President Emmanuel Macron.
CNN - 08 Dec 2018 Who are France's 'yellow vest' protesters?
PetaPixel - 12 Dec 2018 That 'Debunking' of a Paris Protest Fire Photo is Fake
One of the most viral photos of the past few days has been a side-by-side comparison of two photos that purports to show how photographers covering the Paris ...
BBC News - 12 Dec 2018 Poland climate summit protest limits anger young activists
With 30 minute slots, allocated areas, volume limits and guidance on the wording of signs, protests inside the UN climate summit in Poland are strictly controlled.
The Atlantic - 16 Nov 2018 Left-Wing Protests Are Crossing the Line
Protesters harassing prominent conservatives in their private lives fall short of the standards of civil disobedience.
NPR - 07 Dec 2018 News Brief: Mueller's Deadlines, Bolton On China, Yellow Vest Protests
Robert Mueller faces 2 deadlines regarding ex-Trump associates. Tensions continue after the U.S. requested the arrest of a Chinese executive. France's yellow ...
Vox.com - 04 Dec 2018 Paris riots: Trump retweets false claims about the protests in France
France is currently in the grip of widespread protests and riots that have led to violent clashes with police, leaving hundreds injured and thousands of dollars' ...
FRANCE 24 English - 08 Dec 2018 As it happened: More than a thousand arrested in Paris 'Yellow Vest' protests
Paris was again the epicentre of clashes as *fresh* anti-government Yellow Vest protests swept France for a fourth consecutive weekend.
BayToday - 12 Dec 2018 Yellow vest protest coming to North Bay
Last weekend in Edmonton a few hundred people took to the streets wearing yellow vests to protest the Canadian carbon tax and the UN Global Compact on ...
Euronews English - 11 Dec 2018 Spain threatens to send national police to end Catalonia road protests
The Spanish government says if Catalan regional authorities cannot prevent separatists closing major roads it will have to send in national police to end the ...
The Guardian - 21 Nov 2018 Avoid London for days, police warn motorists, amid ‘swarming’ protests
Disruption could continue until Saturday as Extinction Rebellion continues climate change protest.
The New York Times - 04 Dec 2018 Khashoggi, Bush Funeral, France Protests: Your Tuesday Evening Briefing
Here's what you need to know at the end of the day.
NBC News - 27 Nov 2018 Who are France's 'Yellow Jacket' protesters and what do they want?
President Emmanuel Macron is once again finding that the French do not respond well to reform. Protests by "Yellow Jackets" turned violent over the weekend.
Fox News - 10 Dec 2018 In Gaza protests, Israeli troops aim for the legs
Israeli forces deployed along the volatile border with the Gaza Strip have fired live rounds at rock-throwing Palestinian protesters ever since demonstrations ...
POLITICO.eu - 07 Dec 2018 France in lock-down mode ahead of new ‘Yellow Jacket’ protests
The government is warning of 'radical' protesters who want to topple the president.
The Economist - 13 Dec 2018 Emmanuel Macron offers protesters benefits worth €10bn
EVEN BEFORE a terrorist opened fire at the Christmas market in Strasbourg, killing two people and injuring a dozen more, Emmanuel Macron was facing the ...
The Washington Post - 12 Dec 2018 GAO axes IBM’s bid protest, teeing up a court battle over Pentagon’s $10 billion cloud effort
The Government Accountability Office has struck down a bid protest filed last month by the computing giant IBM, handing a victory to Defense Department ...
CNN - 08 Dec 2018 Belgian colonial museum re-opens amid protests and demands for return of artifacts
Belgium's controversial Africa Museum re-opened on Saturday after a five-year renovation, but protests and a request from the President of the Democratic ...
First Things - 11 Dec 2018 Protest of the Provinces | Nathan Pinkoski
Our daily blog *content* exclusive to the web hits on hot topics in both religion and public life and will keep you informed and entertained all week.
The New York Times - 28 Nov 2018 France Is Shaken by Protests No One Saw Coming
PARIS — Familiar Parisian images are back in the news: black smoke billowing from makeshift barricades on the Champs-Élysées; cobblestones hurled at the ...
TechCrunch - 23 Nov 2018 Amazon warehouse workers in Europe stage ‘we are not robots’ protests
Amazon warehouse workers in several countries in Europe are protesting over what they claim are inhuman working conditions which treat people like robots.
NPR - 29 Nov 2018 2 Years After Standing Rock Protests, Tensions Remain But Oil Business Booms
Legal battles and local tensions persist two years after the North Dakota prairie was filled with thousands of indigenous and environmental protesters opposed to ...
Al Jazeera English - 07 Dec 2018 Angry protests on anniversary of Greek teen's police shooting
Police and protesters clash in Athens as annual march to mark Alexandros Grigoropoulos' killing descends into violence.
Vox.com - 27 Nov 2018 Amazon warehouse workers in Europe spent Black Friday protesting
Thanksgiving weekend 2018 will go down as a historic event for Amazon: It was the company's biggest shopping event in history, with shoppers ordering a ...
The New York Times - 17 Nov 2018 Hundreds of Thousands in France Protest Taxes by Blocking Roads
The country's “Yellow Vest” movement demonstrated nationwide, blocking roads and roundabouts, to register anger about fuel taxes and the loss of purchasing ...
The Providence Journal - 05 Dec 2018 Education: Brown students echo 1968 with campus protests | video
PROVIDENCE —Brown University students staged a rally and walkout on Wednesday, to mark the 50th anniversary of a protest by black students on the same ...
Roll Call - 10 Dec 2018 Nearly 150 Activists Arrested in 'Green New Deal' Protest
The group spearheading the effort for House Democrats to move Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's “Green New Deal” to the top of their legislative agenda ...
BBC News - 04 Dec 2018 France protests: PM Philippe suspends fuel tax rises
Fuel tax rises which have led to weeks of violent protests in France have now been postponed for six months. The move was announced in a televised address ...
Washington Post - 13 Dec 2018 Protesters shut down meeting of Los Angeles school board amid strike threat
Protesters turned up at a meeting of the Los Angeles Board of Education and shut down debate at a time when a teacher strike in the nation's second-largest ...
AL.com - 11 Dec 2018 Alabama activists host protest training after Galleria shooting
Sheena Williams participates in a nonviolent civil disobedience training course at Beloved Community Church in Birmingham on Dec. 8. ( Jonece Starr Dunigan ...
Reuters - 08 Dec 2018 Thousands protest in Serbia over attack on opposition politician
BELGRADE (Reuters) - Thousands of people rallied peacefully in downtown Belgrade on Saturday to protest over an attack on an opposition politician and ...
WBRC - 07 Dec 2018 Hoover city leaders speak out about protests
HOOVER, AL (WBRC) - This week, Hoover city leaders are out and about trying to show they are transparent, and they are not putting handcuffs on the police ...
Snopes.com - 04 Dec 2018 FACT CHECK: Did Police in Paris Confiscate 'Baguette Knives' from Fuel Tax Protesters?
In November and December 2018, French demonstrators known as 'gilets jaunes' (yellow vests) garnered international attention for their (at times) destructive ...
BBC News - 17 Nov 2018 Extinction Rebellion protests block London bridges
Protesters blocked off five major bridges in central London as part of a so-called "rebellion day". Organisers said thousands gathered in central London to ...
ABC News - 30 Nov 2018 Students strike for climate change protests, defying calls to stay in school
Students defy the Prime Minister's calls to stay in school and instead gather in their thousands to protest against inaction on climate change. But the Federal ...
AL.com - 04 Dec 2018 Hoover mall shooting protesters shut down I-459
More than 100 people protested at Walmart, then Buffalo Wild Wings and briefly shut down part of I-459 by getting out of their vehicles at the I-65 interchange.
The New York Times - 02 Dec 2018 ‘Yellow Vests’ Riot in Paris, but Their Anger Is Rooted Deep in France
With little organization, fueled by frustration, the protests have moved from poor rural regions to the banks of the Seine, the scene of riots this weekend.
BBC News - 08 Dec 2018 France protests: Demonstrators flee police tear gas
Police fire tear gas at protesters in Paris, who are demonstrating against President Emmanuel Macron.
Aljazeera.com - 30 Nov 2018 G20 summit: Protests mark Argentina gathering
Protests around Bueno Aires is reminder of how difficult it would be to resolving differences among world leaders.
NBC News - 09 Dec 2018 Protesters demand tougher action on global warming during U.N. climate talks
Thousands of people marched through Katowice, Poland, as the U.N. climate talks continue, demanding governments to take tougher action to curb global ...
WVTM13 - 11 Dec 2018 3 people arrested in connection with protests in Hoover
Three people have been arrested in the continuing protests over the fatal police shooting of a black man inside the Riverchae Galleria in Hoover on ...
Al Jazeera English - 08 Dec 2018 Hungarian workers protest over 'slavery law', students join in
Thousands demonstrate in Budapest against proposed changes to a law seeking rise in maximum overtime hours.
The Intercept - 27 Nov 2018 Hundreds of Google Employees Tell Bosses to Cancel Censored Search Amid Worldwide Protests
More than 240 Google employees have signed an open letter calling on the company to abandon its plan for a censored search engine in China, as protesters ...
SBS News - 08 Dec 2018 Students lead thousands in nationwide protests against Adani coal mine
Thousands of people have marched through Australia's capital cities in protest of Adani's Queensland coal mine project.
The Guardian - 24 Nov 2018 Environmental protesters block access to Parliament Square
Demonstration organised by Extinction Rebellion aims to highlight government failure on the environment.
Eastern Daily Press - 13 Dec 2018 Campaign to Save Mental Health Services in Norfolk and Suffolk protest in London | Health
Mental health campaigners will head to London to demand better mental health care in the region.
NPR - 16 Nov 2018 #ThisIsNotConsent: Protests In Ireland After Thong Underwear Cited In Rape Trial
Protesters across Ireland took to the streets this week chanting and carrying thongs, after a 27-year-old man was acquitted of rape during a trial in which his ...
The Washington Post - 06 Dec 2018 Arrest of Huawei executive triggers stock market turmoil and unsettles U.S.-China trade talks
*Fresh* doubts about a wobbly truce in the U.S.-China trade war Thursday triggered stock market turmoil in the United States and Europe following the unusual ...
FRANCE 24 English - 23 Nov 2018 Police disperse ‘yellow vest’ Paris protesters with teargas
Police firing tear gas and water cannons clashed in Paris on Saturday with thousands of protesters angry over rising car fuel costs and President Emmanuel ...
Channel 4 News - 09 Dec 2018 Brexit Secretary: Crunch commons vote to go ahead amid criticism and protests
The Brexit Secretary says Tuesday's crunch vote on Theresa May's EU withdrawal deal will go ahead despite MPs urging the Prime Minister to go back to ...
MassLive.com - 12 Dec 2018 Agawam farm family protests Tennessee Gas Pipeline land-taking
An expanded corridor through Cecchi Plantland would make it 'unreasonable to do any business on the parcel,' a lawyer for the family told FERC.
The Desert Sun - 18 Nov 2018 'This is not racism': Protesters march against migrant caravan in Tijuana
Supporters and opponents of the migrant caravan in Tijuana demonstrated Sunday in dueling protests.
Business Insider - 22 Nov 2018 Amazon workers across Europe will protest 'inhuman' warehouse working conditions on Black Friday
Amazon protests in the UK will take the form of demonstrations, while workers in Spain and Italy are planning a 24-hour strike.
NPR - 12 Dec 2018 Rays Of Sun Or A Reminder Of Atrocities? After Protests, LA Mural Will Be Removed
The artist says he meant no harm, but some Korean neighbors see echoes of a flag flown by the imperial Japanese army during World War II.
The Guardian - 13 Dec 2018 'I must continue': Statue of Liberty climber still protesting despite facing prison
Patricia Okoumou condemned Trump's immigration policies at the Eiffel Tower on Thanksgiving ahead of her trial in New York.
USA TODAY - 13 Nov 2018 On her first day of orientation on Capitol Hill, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez protests in Pelosi's office
WASHINGTON – Congresswoman-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Tuesday kicked off her first day of new-member orientation by participating in a climate ...
CNN - 20 Nov 2018 Protesters slam migrants' arrival in Mexican border city
Protesters in Tijuana, Mexico, say there isn't enough space there to house the growing number of arriving migrants, who they accuse of putting their city's ...
NPR - 04 Dec 2018 Demonstrators Across Israel Protest Violence Against Women
The protesters honored women killed in 2018, and called for the government to take action. They used empty shoes and posed as victims in graphic displays.