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Advocate.com
1 month ago
NYC LGBT

Why June is LGBTQ+ Pride Month

Pride started with a protest. [ more ]
#israel-palestine-conflict
The Mercury News
1 month ago
Education

Social media fuels youth passions over Palestine

High school students are getting involved in the Israel-Palestine conflict by joining protests and boycotts to show solidarity with the suffering Palestinian people. [ more ]
Intelligencer
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Anti-Israel Protesters Want to Elect Trump, Who Promises to Crush Protesters

Representative Rashida Tlaib criticizes Biden's stance on pro-Palestine protests, hints at supporting Trump's deportation plans, creating an unusual alliance. [ more ]
BKReader
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Adams Defends NYPD's Response in Pro-Palestinian Protest in Bay Ridge

Mayor Eric Adams defended NYPD's response to protests, cited need for investigations into excessive force, and addressed his involvement in a pro-Israel WhatsApp group. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Education

Protesters Agreed to Leave. This Is What Some Colleges Promised in Return.

University administrations have made concessions to student protesters over Israel's military campaign in Gaza, though not all demands were met. [ more ]
The Mercury News
1 month ago
Education

Social media fuels youth passions over Palestine

High school students are getting involved in the Israel-Palestine conflict by joining protests and boycotts to show solidarity with the suffering Palestinian people. [ more ]
Intelligencer
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Anti-Israel Protesters Want to Elect Trump, Who Promises to Crush Protesters

Representative Rashida Tlaib criticizes Biden's stance on pro-Palestine protests, hints at supporting Trump's deportation plans, creating an unusual alliance. [ more ]
BKReader
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Adams Defends NYPD's Response in Pro-Palestinian Protest in Bay Ridge

Mayor Eric Adams defended NYPD's response to protests, cited need for investigations into excessive force, and addressed his involvement in a pro-Israel WhatsApp group. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Education

Protesters Agreed to Leave. This Is What Some Colleges Promised in Return.

University administrations have made concessions to student protesters over Israel's military campaign in Gaza, though not all demands were met. [ more ]
moreisrael-palestine-conflict
#civil-rights
Streetsblog
1 month ago
Black Lives Matter

Streets and Highways are Becoming a Big Roadblock to Free Speech -

The clash between the right to free speech and the right of way on roadways can lead to potentially volatile situations, especially in a society heavily reliant on cars. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
New York City

Brooklyn Protest Raises Doubts About N.Y.P.D. Commitment to New Tactics

The agreement between the New York Police Department and civil rights groups aimed to improve responses to protests and prevent violent clashes. [ more ]
Streetsblog
1 month ago
Black Lives Matter

Streets and Highways are Becoming a Big Roadblock to Free Speech -

The clash between the right to free speech and the right of way on roadways can lead to potentially volatile situations, especially in a society heavily reliant on cars. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
New York City

Brooklyn Protest Raises Doubts About N.Y.P.D. Commitment to New Tactics

The agreement between the New York Police Department and civil rights groups aimed to improve responses to protests and prevent violent clashes. [ more ]
morecivil-rights
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
London politics

Labour, Black voters and the damage of the Diane Abbott row

The protests in support of Diane Abbott highlight deep rifts in the Labour party, with prominent Black Britons also expressing concerns about the treatment of Black politicians within the party. [ more ]
BuzzFeed
1 month ago
France politics

Here's Why French People Are "Joking" About Pooping In The Seine River To Protest The Olympics

French citizens are protesting government spending on Olympics by planning symbolic protests like #JeChieDansLaSeineLe23Juin. [ more ]
#activism
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Black Lives Matter

Opinion | Activism Thrives on Campus. What Happens After Graduation?

Protests impact protesters' job prospects and career choices, with a focus on professional consequences and the influence of activism. [ more ]
Fast Company
2 months ago
Marketing

A new TikTok trend uses a creative way to punish celebrities for not speaking out about Gaza

Celebrities facing digital protest through mass-blocking on social media and disrupting merch sales, known as Celebrity Blockout. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Black Lives Matter

Opinion | Activism Thrives on Campus. What Happens After Graduation?

Protests impact protesters' job prospects and career choices, with a focus on professional consequences and the influence of activism. [ more ]
Fast Company
2 months ago
Marketing

A new TikTok trend uses a creative way to punish celebrities for not speaking out about Gaza

Celebrities facing digital protest through mass-blocking on social media and disrupting merch sales, known as Celebrity Blockout. [ more ]
moreactivism
Inside Higher Ed | Higher Education News, Events and Jobs
1 month ago
Education

San Jose State suspends SJP chapter's faculty adviser

San José State University has suspended a Justice Studies professor over alleged policy violations without providing specific reasons for the suspension. [ more ]
#anti-semitism
New York Post
1 month ago
Education

Crack down on student visas to calm campus antisemitism - and quell terror attacks

Foreign students involved in protests, including pro-Palestinian ones, could face consequences under US immigration laws. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Ted Cruz Tells Fox Biden In The Business Right Now Of Buying Votes' With Loan Forgiveness For Pro-Hamas Rioters'

President Biden accused of buying votes by forgiving loans for protesters. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
Education

Crack down on student visas to calm campus antisemitism - and quell terror attacks

Foreign students involved in protests, including pro-Palestinian ones, could face consequences under US immigration laws. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Ted Cruz Tells Fox Biden In The Business Right Now Of Buying Votes' With Loan Forgiveness For Pro-Hamas Rioters'

President Biden accused of buying votes by forgiving loans for protesters. [ more ]
moreanti-semitism
#arrests
www.bbc.com
1 month ago
London

Three police hurt and 40 arrests at pro-Palestinian march in London

Three police officers injured during pro-Palestine protest in Westminster. [ more ]
Irish Independent
1 month ago
London

Court hears how elderly woman was barricaded inside asylum centre as nine charged over protest

Nine individuals arrested over migrant center protests in Dublin, adding to a total of 13 charged with public order offenses.
Charges linked to protests at Ballyogan migrant center in south Dublin. [ more ]
Boston 25 News
1 month ago
New York City

NYC mayor defends police response after videos show officers punching pro-Palestinian protesters

Mayor Eric Adams defended NYPD's response to pro-Palestinian street demonstration as an 'isolated incident.' [ more ]
Dailycaller
1 month ago
New York City

NYPD Arrests Dozens Of Anti-Israel Protesters In Raucus Clash

Tensions escalated as anti-Israel protesters clashed with NYPD officers, resulting in arrests. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 month ago
London

Three police hurt and 40 arrests at pro-Palestinian march in London

Three police officers injured during pro-Palestine protest in Westminster. [ more ]
Irish Independent
1 month ago
London

Court hears how elderly woman was barricaded inside asylum centre as nine charged over protest

Nine individuals arrested over migrant center protests in Dublin, adding to a total of 13 charged with public order offenses.
Charges linked to protests at Ballyogan migrant center in south Dublin. [ more ]
Boston 25 News
1 month ago
New York City

NYC mayor defends police response after videos show officers punching pro-Palestinian protesters

Mayor Eric Adams defended NYPD's response to pro-Palestinian street demonstration as an 'isolated incident.' [ more ]
Dailycaller
1 month ago
New York City

NYPD Arrests Dozens Of Anti-Israel Protesters In Raucus Clash

Tensions escalated as anti-Israel protesters clashed with NYPD officers, resulting in arrests. [ more ]
morearrests
#free-speech
Truthout
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Trump Tells Donors He'll Deport "Any Student" Who Protests Against Gaza Genocide

Both US-born and foreign students have constitutionally recognized rights to free speech. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US news

University of California Workers Vote to Authorize Strike in Rebuke Over Protest Crackdowns

Graduate student union at University of California system may strike over free speech concerns. [ more ]
Truthout
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Trump Tells Donors He'll Deport "Any Student" Who Protests Against Gaza Genocide

Both US-born and foreign students have constitutionally recognized rights to free speech. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US news

University of California Workers Vote to Authorize Strike in Rebuke Over Protest Crackdowns

Graduate student union at University of California system may strike over free speech concerns. [ more ]
morefree-speech
#georgia
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Europe politics

Georgian parliament overrides president's veto on foreign influence' law

Georgia's parliament approved a foreign influence law despite protests and international criticism. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
EU data protection

Georgia parliament pushes through 'foreign agents' law DW 05/28/2024

The controversial "foreign agents" bill in Georgia, triggering protests and Western criticism, threatens media freedom and EU aspirations. [ more ]
euronews
1 month ago
EU data protection

Georgia at the crossroads as foreign influence law deepens divisions

Tensions in Georgia erupt over foreign influence law, sparking daily protests. [ more ]
The Nation
1 month ago
Europe news

Georgia Dreaming: Is Another Color Revolution About to Kick Off?

Protesters in Georgia demand government resignation due to perceived alignment shift away from the EU towards Russia. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Law

Georgian president vetoes foreign influence' law

Georgia's president vetoed a Russian-like law targeting media amid mass protests. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
EU data protection

Why has Georgia's foreign agents' bill caused so much protest and anger?

The controversial foreign agents' bill in Georgia requires NGOs and media receiving over 20% of funding from foreign sources to register, triggering protests and condemnation. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
Europe politics

Georgian parliament overrides president's veto on foreign influence' law

Georgia's parliament approved a foreign influence law despite protests and international criticism. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
EU data protection

Georgia parliament pushes through 'foreign agents' law DW 05/28/2024

The controversial "foreign agents" bill in Georgia, triggering protests and Western criticism, threatens media freedom and EU aspirations. [ more ]
euronews
1 month ago
EU data protection

Georgia at the crossroads as foreign influence law deepens divisions

Tensions in Georgia erupt over foreign influence law, sparking daily protests. [ more ]
The Nation
1 month ago
Europe news

Georgia Dreaming: Is Another Color Revolution About to Kick Off?

Protesters in Georgia demand government resignation due to perceived alignment shift away from the EU towards Russia. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Law

Georgian president vetoes foreign influence' law

Georgia's president vetoed a Russian-like law targeting media amid mass protests. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
EU data protection

Why has Georgia's foreign agents' bill caused so much protest and anger?

The controversial foreign agents' bill in Georgia requires NGOs and media receiving over 20% of funding from foreign sources to register, triggering protests and condemnation. [ more ]
moregeorgia
#state-of-emergency
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
France politics

France to lift state of emergency in efforts to allow political dialogue in riot-hit New Caledonia

Lifting of state of emergency in New Caledonia by French President Macron to facilitate political dialogue. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
France politics

France to lift New Caledonia's state of emergency DW 05/27/2024

The state of emergency in riot-hit New Caledonia is being lifted to allow for political dialogue after protests over voting rights amendments. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
France politics

New Caledonia: Macron calls new security meeting as deadly unrest grinds on

French President Macron holds security council meeting to address deadly unrest in New Caledonia, declaring state of emergency and sending reinforcements to restore order. [ more ]
euronews
2 months ago
France politics

Violence reduces after state of emergency imposed in New Caledonia

Violent incidents decreased in New Caledonia after French authorities imposed a state of emergency with increased security forces and stringent measures. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
France politics

Violence rages in New Caledonia as France rushes emergency reinforcements to its Pacific territory

Violence erupted in New Caledonia, leading to fatalities and a state of emergency imposed by France. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
France politics

France to lift state of emergency in efforts to allow political dialogue in riot-hit New Caledonia

Lifting of state of emergency in New Caledonia by French President Macron to facilitate political dialogue. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
France politics

France to lift New Caledonia's state of emergency DW 05/27/2024

The state of emergency in riot-hit New Caledonia is being lifted to allow for political dialogue after protests over voting rights amendments. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
France politics

New Caledonia: Macron calls new security meeting as deadly unrest grinds on

French President Macron holds security council meeting to address deadly unrest in New Caledonia, declaring state of emergency and sending reinforcements to restore order. [ more ]
euronews
2 months ago
France politics

Violence reduces after state of emergency imposed in New Caledonia

Violent incidents decreased in New Caledonia after French authorities imposed a state of emergency with increased security forces and stringent measures. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 months ago
France politics

Violence rages in New Caledonia as France rushes emergency reinforcements to its Pacific territory

Violence erupted in New Caledonia, leading to fatalities and a state of emergency imposed by France. [ more ]
morestate-of-emergency
www.aljazeera.com
1 month ago
Europe news

Audacious, outrageous': Gaza protesters slam Greek deportation order

Greece pledges not to allow protests against Israel to escalate on university campuses. [ more ]
#armenia
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Europe news

Armenia detains hundreds of anti-government protesters DW 05/27/2024

Protesters demand PM Pashinyan's resignation over Azerbaijan deal. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Armenia detains scores of Azerbaijan land deal protesters DW 05/13/2024

Protests in Armenia over land concessions to Azerbaijan.
Opposition parties aiming for impeachment against Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan.
Land concessions are to secure peace deal after years of conflicts. [ more ]
www.dw.com
1 month ago
Europe news

Armenia detains hundreds of anti-government protesters DW 05/27/2024

Protesters demand PM Pashinyan's resignation over Azerbaijan deal. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
Europe news

Armenia detains scores of Azerbaijan land deal protesters DW 05/13/2024

Protests in Armenia over land concessions to Azerbaijan.
Opposition parties aiming for impeachment against Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan.
Land concessions are to secure peace deal after years of conflicts. [ more ]
morearmenia
#independence-movement
euronews
1 month ago
France politics

New Caledonia independence leader urges 'resistance' to France

Pro-independence leader in New Caledonia emphasizes sovereignty and resistance against Paris-imposed reforms. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
France politics

Violent protests rage in New Caledonia amid growing civil unrest

The mass protests in New Caledonia are driven by concerns about voting rights and independence from France. [ more ]
euronews
1 month ago
France politics

New Caledonia independence leader urges 'resistance' to France

Pro-independence leader in New Caledonia emphasizes sovereignty and resistance against Paris-imposed reforms. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
France politics

Violent protests rage in New Caledonia amid growing civil unrest

The mass protests in New Caledonia are driven by concerns about voting rights and independence from France. [ more ]
moreindependence-movement
PortlandTribune.com
1 month ago
Law

Oregon fighting most wrongful conviction compensation filings

The 2022 Oregon Legislature passed a law compensating wrongfully convicted individuals for felony crimes. [ more ]
#arrest
www.bbc.com
1 month ago
London

Four injured after clash between Iranian protesters in London

Violent clash between pro-Iran and anti-Iranian government protesters in London resulted in injuries and one arrest. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
Los Angeles

Police arrest man accused of attacking UCLA protesters

The first arrest made of a pro-Israeli counterprotester at UCLA after allegedly assaulting others with a wooden pole. [ more ]
www.bbc.com
1 month ago
London

Four injured after clash between Iranian protesters in London

Violent clash between pro-Iran and anti-Iranian government protesters in London resulted in injuries and one arrest. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
Los Angeles

Police arrest man accused of attacking UCLA protesters

The first arrest made of a pro-Israeli counterprotester at UCLA after allegedly assaulting others with a wooden pole. [ more ]
morearrest
www.dw.com
1 month ago
France politics

New Caledonia police kill Kanak protester DW 05/24/2024

Indigenous Kanak leaders fear dilution of voice due to electoral law changes. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
1 month ago
France politics

Macron says French troops will stay in New Caledonia as long as necessary'

French President Macron visits New Caledonia amid unrest over electoral reforms. [ more ]
Washington Post
1 month ago
US news

DOJ sues antiabortion groups, says patients were blocked from Ohio clinics

Justice Department filed lawsuit against anti-abortion groups for blocking access to medical care at Ohio clinics. [ more ]
#brooklyn
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
New York City

Legal Aid Society: NYPD "Pattern of violence" violates spirit of Payne settlement

The Legal Aid Society condemns police conduct at a pro-Palestine march in Bay Ridge, urging the mayor to enforce the terms of the settlement agreement from the Black Lives Matter protests. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
2 months ago
NYC politics

Despite constant protests, Adams says NYPD will be prepared to guard Pride Parade

NYPD has a detailed plan to guard NYC Pride Parade amidst potential terror threats. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
1 month ago
New York City

Legal Aid Society: NYPD "Pattern of violence" violates spirit of Payne settlement

The Legal Aid Society condemns police conduct at a pro-Palestine march in Bay Ridge, urging the mayor to enforce the terms of the settlement agreement from the Black Lives Matter protests. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
2 months ago
NYC politics

Despite constant protests, Adams says NYPD will be prepared to guard Pride Parade

NYPD has a detailed plan to guard NYC Pride Parade amidst potential terror threats. [ more ]
morebrooklyn
Boston.com
1 month ago
US news

Live updates: Biden travels to N.H. and Boston

President Joe Biden is in New England visiting New Hampshire and Boston for campaign events. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
1 month ago
Education

Staff at 'inadequate' London school to strike over plans to turn it into academy

Staff, parents, and local politicians oppose school takeover by Harris Trust after an 'inadequate' rating and subsequent strikes by National Education Union (NEU) members. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
New York City

Hecklers Drown Out Trump's Backers With Cowbells and Whistles

Proponents support Trump outside the courthouse amid chaotic scenes. [ more ]
PinkNews | Latest lesbian, gay, bi and trans news | LGBTQ+ news
1 month ago
LGBT

Protests in Peru after trans people deemed 'mentally ill'

Protests erupted in Peru over classifying trans, non-binary, and intersex people as mentally ill by the government's health ministry. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
US news

Graduate Students at U.C. Santa Cruz to Strike on Monday

Protests over the Israel-Hamas war led to cancellation of events, arrests, and now a strike by academic workers at U.C. Santa Cruz. [ more ]
#joe-biden
ABC7 San Francisco
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

President Joe Biden faces silent protests over Israel-Hamas war at Morehouse commencement speech

President Biden faced silent protests at Morehouse College over Gaza conflict handling. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Genocide Joe's Got To Go': Ceasefire Protesters March, Turn Backs On Biden At Morehouse Commencement

Protests took place at Joe Biden's commencement speech at Morehouse College, focusing on issues like support for Israel and calls for ceasefire. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

President Joe Biden faces silent protests over Israel-Hamas war at Morehouse commencement speech

President Biden faced silent protests at Morehouse College over Gaza conflict handling. [ more ]
www.mediaite.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Genocide Joe's Got To Go': Ceasefire Protesters March, Turn Backs On Biden At Morehouse Commencement

Protests took place at Joe Biden's commencement speech at Morehouse College, focusing on issues like support for Israel and calls for ceasefire. [ more ]
morejoe-biden
#new-caledonia
www.aljazeera.com
1 month ago
France politics

French forces clear New Caledonia roadblocks as official vows to end unrest

French forces dismantle barricades to restore order in New Caledonia after deadly protests. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
France politics

New Caledonia: French marines deployed amid deadly unrest DW 05/18/2024

Violence erupted in New Caledonia over voting laws, leading to deaths and injuries. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
France politics

French marines, gendarmes deployed amid New Caledonia unrest DW 05/18/2024

Protests in New Caledonia turned deadly, with clashes over changes to voting laws causing unrest and logistical issues, highlighting tensions between indigenous Kanak people and French residents. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
France politics

We will fight until Kanaky is free': how New Caledonia caught fire

The worst violence in New Caledonia since the 1980s erupted over France's new voting rules that may dilute the Kanak vote. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
France politics

New Caledonia riots: parts of territory out of state control', French representative says

Tensions in New Caledonia continue as areas escape state control [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
France politics

Unrest racks French Pacific territory of New Caledonia

Authorities in New Caledonia imposed a curfew and banned gatherings following violent protests over voting system changes. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
1 month ago
France politics

French forces clear New Caledonia roadblocks as official vows to end unrest

French forces dismantle barricades to restore order in New Caledonia after deadly protests. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
France politics

New Caledonia: French marines deployed amid deadly unrest DW 05/18/2024

Violence erupted in New Caledonia over voting laws, leading to deaths and injuries. [ more ]
www.dw.com
2 months ago
France politics

French marines, gendarmes deployed amid New Caledonia unrest DW 05/18/2024

Protests in New Caledonia turned deadly, with clashes over changes to voting laws causing unrest and logistical issues, highlighting tensions between indigenous Kanak people and French residents. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
France politics

We will fight until Kanaky is free': how New Caledonia caught fire

The worst violence in New Caledonia since the 1980s erupted over France's new voting rules that may dilute the Kanak vote. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
France politics

New Caledonia riots: parts of territory out of state control', French representative says

Tensions in New Caledonia continue as areas escape state control [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
France politics

Unrest racks French Pacific territory of New Caledonia

Authorities in New Caledonia imposed a curfew and banned gatherings following violent protests over voting system changes. [ more ]
morenew-caledonia
www.aljazeera.com
1 month ago
Europe news

Week in pictures: From a Putin-Xi meeting to Cannes film festival

The Nakba commemoration in Israel and protests in different regions were prominently captured in the week's pictures. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
1 month ago
Left-wing politics

Biden likely to face pro-Palestine protests at iconic Morehouse College

Protests at Morehouse College calling for ceasefire in Gaza during Biden's speech.
Black voters discontent with Biden over Gaza crisis poses risk in losing votes. [ more ]
#met-gala
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Marketing

Blockout 2024' Wants to Send Celebrities to the Digital Guillotine'

The Met Gala largely avoided political statements amidst Gaza war protests, sparking a TikTok movement criticizing celebrities for their silence on humanitarian crises. [ more ]
WFTV
2 months ago
Marketing

Why are social media users blocking celebrities and influencers on TikTok? A look at the #Blockout movement

Protests against the Met Gala attendees focused on highlighting the disconnect between the event's opulence and the ongoing conflict in Gaza, impacting celebrities' online earning potential. [ more ]
Yahoo News
2 months ago
Marketing

Why are social media users blocking celebrities and influencers on TikTok? A look at the #Blockout movement

Celebrities' silence on global crises can impact their online revenue and reputation. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Marketing

Blockout 2024' Wants to Send Celebrities to the Digital Guillotine'

The Met Gala largely avoided political statements amidst Gaza war protests, sparking a TikTok movement criticizing celebrities for their silence on humanitarian crises. [ more ]
WFTV
2 months ago
Marketing

Why are social media users blocking celebrities and influencers on TikTok? A look at the #Blockout movement

Protests against the Met Gala attendees focused on highlighting the disconnect between the event's opulence and the ongoing conflict in Gaza, impacting celebrities' online earning potential. [ more ]
Yahoo News
2 months ago
Marketing

Why are social media users blocking celebrities and influencers on TikTok? A look at the #Blockout movement

Celebrities' silence on global crises can impact their online revenue and reputation. [ more ]
moremet-gala
#columbia-university
The Nation
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Drawing the 1968 Columbia Protests

Protests at Columbia University in 1968 attracted national and international attention due to police violence and political tensions. [ more ]
time.com
2 months ago
Education

Pro-Palestinian Student Protesters Celebrated for Moral Clarity' at The People's Graduation'

College students celebrated for pro-Palestinian activism despite university disciplinary risks. [ more ]
The Nation
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Drawing the 1968 Columbia Protests

Protests at Columbia University in 1968 attracted national and international attention due to police violence and political tensions. [ more ]
time.com
2 months ago
Education

Pro-Palestinian Student Protesters Celebrated for Moral Clarity' at The People's Graduation'

College students celebrated for pro-Palestinian activism despite university disciplinary risks. [ more ]
morecolumbia-university
#legislation
Cbsnews
2 months ago
Coronavirus

Bill to ban most public mask wearing, including for health reasons, advances in North Carolina

Republican lawmakers in North Carolina are attempting to repeal a law allowing mask-wearing for health reasons, citing protests as a reason. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
London

Bailiff evictions of renting households at six-year high, says MoJ

Bailiffs are evicting more renting households, with protesters demanding rent controls outside Grainger's office, highlighting the ongoing issue of evictions in the UK. [ more ]
Cbsnews
2 months ago
Coronavirus

Bill to ban most public mask wearing, including for health reasons, advances in North Carolina

Republican lawmakers in North Carolina are attempting to repeal a law allowing mask-wearing for health reasons, citing protests as a reason. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
London

Bailiff evictions of renting households at six-year high, says MoJ

Bailiffs are evicting more renting households, with protesters demanding rent controls outside Grainger's office, highlighting the ongoing issue of evictions in the UK. [ more ]
morelegislation
#violence
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
France politics

Deadly Clashes in a French Pacific Territory Raise Fears of Civil War

Protests in New Caledonia escalate into intense violence, reminiscent of past conflicts under French control. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
France politics

New Caledonia protests: Macron urges calm as 130 arrested amid anger over voting change

Paris adopted constitutional changes in New Caledonia sparking violent protests, leading to over 130 arrests and deployment of heavy security measures. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
France politics

Deadly Clashes in a French Pacific Territory Raise Fears of Civil War

Protests in New Caledonia escalate into intense violence, reminiscent of past conflicts under French control. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
France politics

New Caledonia protests: Macron urges calm as 130 arrested amid anger over voting change

Paris adopted constitutional changes in New Caledonia sparking violent protests, leading to over 130 arrests and deployment of heavy security measures. [ more ]
moreviolence
The Art Newspaper - International art news and events
2 months ago
Education

Students occupy London's Central Saint Martins in pro-Palestine protest

Escalation of protests by UAL students over university's stance on Gaza war. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Texas gov. pardons man for murdering BLM protester

Gov. Abbott issued a full pardon for Daniel Perry, convicted of murder for killing protestor Garrett Foster, citing self-defense. [ more ]
time.com
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Texas Governor Pardons Ex-Army Sergeant Convicted of Killing an Air Force Veteran at a Black Lives Matter Protest in 2020

Gov. Greg Abbott pardoned Daniel Perry, a former sergeant convicted of murder for shooting a demonstrator during a protest. [ more ]
The Nation
2 months ago
New York City

CUNY and Columbia: A Tale of Two Campuses

Police crackdown on Gaza solidarity encampment at Columbia University and City College of New York led to numerous arrests and diverse charges.
Disparity in charges between Ivy League institution (Columbia) and City College of New York (CUNY) reflects social and economic differences between the student bodies.
Over 2,000 people have been arrested in protests against Israel on campuses nationwide in the last month. [ more ]
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Writing

Sydney Council reverses LGBTQ+ book ban after backlash

Cumberland City Council in Sydney reversed LGBTQ+ book ban after community backlash demanding equal rights. [ more ]
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US Elections

Opinion | Trump Is Still at War With the Constitution

Trump's campaign pledge to deport campus protesters from other countries is unworkable and serves as propaganda for his nativist and authoritarian message. [ more ]
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Artificial intelligence

'Pause AI' protestors are fighting to put AI development on hold

Protestors seek to pause the development of large AI models due to perceived risks to humanity. [ more ]
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France politics

Protests at French prisons as search continues for gunmen who killed officers

Prison officers in France protest after fatal ambush incident, demanding greater security and limited prisoner transfers. [ more ]
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Black Lives Matter

Why the trope of the 'outside agitator' persists

The question of whether protests are led by students or outside agitators is a recurrent debate in history. [ more ]
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Black Lives Matter

UC Berkeley pro-Palestinian protesters remove encampment amid talks with university

UC Berkeley protesters peacefully dismantle large encampment without police presence or arrests after negotiations with Chancellor Christ. [ more ]
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New Caledonia: curfew imposed as violence spreads before French debate video

New Caledonia is facing unrest due to plans to expand voter roll, resulting in curfew and public gathering ban in Noumea. [ more ]
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Tesla thanks authorities for efforts to protect Giga Berlin-Brandenburg

Tesla expresses gratitude to authorities for maintaining safety during anti-Tesla protests at Giga Berlin-Brandenburg. [ more ]
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Cars

Anti-Tesla protesters' "days of action" end in 23 arrests, 27 injured policemen, and 76 criminal complaints

Activists protested at Giga Berlin-Brandenburg, leading to arrests, injuries, and vandalism, causing concern for Tesla and authorities. [ more ]
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Black Lives Matter

Germany: Tesla protests end with arrests and dismantled camp DW 05/12/2024

Protesters detained near Tesla's Brandenburg gigafactory await expansion decision before further action. [ more ]
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Cars

Berlin Tesla activists say civil disobedience is only option DW 05/11/2024

Protesters at Tesla factory site in Grunheide near Berlin expressed dissent through civil disobedience, highlighting concerns about the expansion and local interests being neglected. [ more ]
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Cars

Tesla thanks authorities for efforts to protect Giga Berlin-Brandenburg

Tesla expresses gratitude to authorities for maintaining safety during anti-Tesla protests at Giga Berlin-Brandenburg. [ more ]
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Cars

Anti-Tesla protesters' "days of action" end in 23 arrests, 27 injured policemen, and 76 criminal complaints

Activists protested at Giga Berlin-Brandenburg, leading to arrests, injuries, and vandalism, causing concern for Tesla and authorities. [ more ]
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Black Lives Matter

Germany: Tesla protests end with arrests and dismantled camp DW 05/12/2024

Protesters detained near Tesla's Brandenburg gigafactory await expansion decision before further action. [ more ]
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Cars

Berlin Tesla activists say civil disobedience is only option DW 05/11/2024

Protesters at Tesla factory site in Grunheide near Berlin expressed dissent through civil disobedience, highlighting concerns about the expansion and local interests being neglected. [ more ]
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New York City

NYPD Killed 19-Year-Old Win Rozario After He Called 911 for Help

The police shooting of Win Rozario, a 19-year-old Bangladeshi teen in Queens, sparked protests and calls for justice, highlighting the need for better response to mental health crises. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
US news

As Seinfeld Receives Honorary Degree at Duke, Students Walk Out in Protest

Jerry Seinfeld faced protests during his commencement speech at Duke University but handled the situation with caution and humor. [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
2 months ago
Canada news

Fourth man arrested and charged in killing of Sikh leader Hardeep Singh Nijjar | CBC News

A fourth Indian national, Amandeep Singh, charged in the killing of Sikh activist Hardeep Singh Nijjar outside a temple in British Columbia. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
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Europe news

Thousands protest against foreign influence' bill in Georgia

Protesters in Tbilisi rally against a bill likened to Russian laws silencing dissent, fearing a return to Russian influence. [ more ]
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