The Power of Peaceful Protest

[Can they really make a difference?] Can peaceful protests really make a difference? [1905, 1913, 1930, 1963, 1979, 1989] Research shows that between 1900 and 2006, [nonviolent resistance] campaigns of nonviolent resistance were more than twice as effective as their violent counterparts. Even in oppressive authoritarian conditions, protesters can tailor their campaigns to succeed. When […]

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Teachers Suspended For Mocking Student Protesters

DURING THE DAY WITHOUT IMMIGRANTS PROTEST A NUMBER OF PEOPLE GOT INVOLVED OF ALL DIFFERENT DEMOGRAPHICS INCLUDING A LOT OF STUDENTS, A LOT OF HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS DECIDED TO FLEX THEIR POLITICAL MUSCLE, BE POLITICALLY ACTIVE HOWEVER, SIX TEACHERS IN RIVERSIDE CALIFORNIA DECIDED TO SAY PRETTY TERRIBLE THINGS ABOUT THESE STUDENTS ON SOCIAL MEDIA PUBLICLY. […]

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WOAH! Youtube is Suing A Copyright Troll, Mulan Boycott, & China Ramps Up Misinformation Campaign

– ‘Sup, you beautiful bastards! Hope you’ve had a fantastic Monday. Welcome back to the Philip DeFranco Show and let’s just jump into it. The first thing we’re gonna be talking about today is huge news around YouTube. And today’s news has kind of small inklings of the last two times we talked about YouTube. […]

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Japanese protesters urge PM Abe to stop export curbs against S. Korea

meanwhile a thousands of demonstrators have been staging rallies in South Korea over the past few weeks climbing Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abbott for enforcing trade restrictions Seoul a smaller yet determined wave of discontent is rising in Japan as well with hundreds of Japanese citizens taking to the streets to voice their concerns about […]

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The Equinox SoulCycle Boycott, Jeffree Star #ClearTheList, Chrissy Teigen, Brooke Houts, Puerto Rico

– Sup you beautiful bastards, hope you’ve had a fantastic Thursday. Welcome back to the Philip DeFranco Show, and let’s just jump into it. And the first thing we’re gonna talk about today, it was kind of a surprise, we saw SoulCycle and Equinox in the news. For those unfamiliar, SoulCycle, well, they describe themselves […]

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Yulin Dog Meat Festival — And 10 Other Things You May Not Know About Eating Dogs

THE INFAMOUS YULIN DOG MEAT FESTIVAL IS COMING UP AGAIN THIS YEAR IN JUNE, THERE WILL OF COURSE BE PROTESTS AND CAMPAIGNS TRYING TO SHUT IT DOWN AND TRYING TO END THE PRACTICE OF EATING DOGS. WILL WE EVER BE ABLE SHUT DOWN THE YULIN DOG MEAT FESTIVAL FOR GOOD AND WHEN CAN WE END […]

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