El Clasico: Violent clashes between protesters and police outside Barcelona vs Real Madrid match

violent clashes between protesters and police outside Barcelona vs Real Madrid match five people have been arrested and 46 injured as Catalonia independence protesters threw rocks at police on the night of El Clasico which had previously been postponed due to security fears scores of people were hurt as protesters clashed with police in violent […]

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Clashes as yellow vest protests grow in Belgium, Netherlands

Belgian police fired tear gas and water cannons at yellow-vested protesters calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Charles Michel after they tried to breach a riot barricade, as the movement that started in France made its mark Saturday in Belgium and the Netherlands Protesters in Brussels threw paving stones, road signs, fireworks, flares and […]

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France ready for strike against pension reform

France braces for biggest strikes of Macron’s presidency. Interior Minister Christophe Castaner said that 245 demonstrations were expected nationwide, warning that a radical fringe of protesters could cause trouble. France was set to be paralysed on Thursday by a nationwide strike by transport workers, teachers and other professionals in a showdown between unions and President […]

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Hong Kong protesters take to steets again after brief quiet

now after a week or so of calm a historic vote that boosted the protesters cause protesters and police has clashed yet again in Hong Kong thousands of pro-democracy activists took to the streets on Sunday for the first time since scoring a major victory in a recent election even drew reports Hong Kong’s pro-democracy […]

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Hong Kong demonstrators parody Xi Jinping, LeBron James to protest government ban on masks

Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters took to the streets Friday wearing masks of President Xi Jinping, LeBron James and various cartoon characters in a show of defiance against a government ban on face coverings The demonstrations come ahead of a mass rally scheduled for Sunday, where opposition leaders are expected to press their demands Police have […]

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Protesters brave drenching downpour outside South Florida detention center for kids

 Homestead, Fla. — Clutching signs and umbrellas against a drenching downpour, scores of people protested Sunday outside a South Florida facility that has become the nation’s biggest location for detaining immigrant children A coalition of religious groups and immigrant advocates said they want the Homestead detention center closed  Protesters held signs that read “Homes Instead!” […]

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