Protesters’ views on Jeremy Corbyn’s anti-Trump message

We’re here in Westminster in central London on the second day of Donald Trump’s state visit to the UK as Together Against Trump, the main demonstration against his being here, winds down. We’ve just heard a series of speeches from prominent figures on the Left attacking his visit, and drawing boos from mentions of names […]

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News Wrap: Parts of Hong Kong paralyzed as protesters, police clash

AMNA NAWAZ: Yet another wave of anti-government demonstrations paralyzed parts of Hong Kong on this Christmas Day. Black-clad protesters descended on the streets of a busy shopping district. Riot police used tear gas to disperse crowds. Meanwhile, hundreds marched through malls chanting pro-democracy slogans. The city has been upended by more than six months of […]

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France: Police Clash With Protesters in Longest Strike in Half-Century

“They are typing in sworn agents and that is unacceptable.” “We saw grenades thrown in a street where pedestrians were. I just think of pedestrians, not even strikers. Throwing pucks, a rain of gas in front of the headquarters of the La Republique En Marche with pedestrians, without knowing who is there, without knowing if […]

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Hong Kong protests continue on Christmas Day; fewer masses due to safety concerns

Hong Kong had a chaotic Christmas day as protesters marched along shopping districts calling for democracy while a police fired tear gas at them hundreds of protesters shouted pro-democracy slogans and riot police used pepper spray and arrested several people in a shopping mall as a result of the protests malls and subway stations closed […]

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Panama: Protesters March on 30th Annv. of US Invasion

“The effigy of Yankee imperialism has been burned with the figure of Donald Trump, and the other one, with the face of the Joker.” “Victims of the invasion, we are going to a political-cultural event at the US Embassy who never apologised never recognised the invasion, never recognised the number of dead people, they only […]

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Tear gas, pepper spray continue to shroud Hong Kong during holiday season

it’s been more than six months since pro-democracy protests began in Hong Kong and even on Christmas Day they showed no signs of stopping in fact the city’s been forced to cancel some of its major seasonal events Oh Sooyoung has more festivities on the streets of Hong Kong have been shrouded and tear gas […]

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France: Thousands Fill Streets as Paris Strike Continues Late Into Night

“We demand the withdrawal of these reforms. No negotiations! I’m behind this, we are fed up about all this politics which is destroying us for years. We also have the will to build another world to help people, the elderly, the young and the needy. We don’t want to leave anybody behind.” “I am here […]

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