Posts Tagged ‘protester’

Leftist Protester Displays "Sweden Must Die" Sign At International Women’s Day March

A left-wing activist displayed a sign during an International Women’s Day march that said “Sweden must die.” Let us know how you really feel. The banner was carried during the protest in Malmö yesterday. “Not really what the labor movement’s pioneers August Palm and Kata Dalström might have intended,” […]

Palestinian flag, Yellow Vests, Anonymous masks: Wide range of protester groups join demonstration in support of Assange (PHOTOS)

Overlooked by a few policemen, dozens of protesters began amassing near the courthouse earlier on Monday, just as the judges began the closely-watched extradition hearing for Assange. There was no shortage of conventional placards calling for Assange’s release, but some activists showed unorthodox creativity. One protester, dressed as a biblical character, stole the show by […]

Anti-ICE Protester Interviewed Before She Goes To Trial

Anti-ICE Protester Interviewed Before She Goes To Trial Above Photo: Sherrie Anne Andre in 2016/Photo by Steve Ahlquist Sherrie Anne André (they/their/them) is a radical BIPOC LGBTQQIA+ activist-organizer based in Providence. A cofounder of the FANG Collective, established in 2013, they are going to trial on January 7 for participating in an August 20, 2018 […]

Hong Kongers support protester demands but only a minority wants independence from China according to Reuters poll

   Hong Kong’s protest movement is supported by 59% of city residents polled in a survey conducted for Reuters by the Hong Kong Public Opinion Research Institute, with more than a third of respondents saying they had attended an anti-government demonstration. Supporters of the protests outnumbered opponents by a ratio of nearly two to one, […]

Sudan sentences 27 to death for torturing, killing protester

CAIRO (AP) — A Sudanese court on Monday sentenced 27 members of the country’s security forces to death for torturing and killing a detained protester during the uprising against longtime autocrat Omar al-Bashir earlier this year. The death of protester Ahmed al-Khair, a school teacher, while in detention in February was a key point — […]

Chilean Protester Crushed Between Police Jeeps Latest Victim of Months-Long Crackdown on Dissent

“My son Oscar was brutally, intentionally run over and crushed by two skunks,” said Cortéz. “Miraculously is alive. This barbarism, endorsed by the minister of the interior and the state of Chile, must stop!” Santiago Metropolitan Province police superintendent Felipe Guevara expressed on Twitter his “regret” for the Friday evening assault. The […]

‘It’s my 2nd life’: Indian officer says coin-filled purse saved his life after protester’s bullet pierced his body armor (PHOTO)

Vijender Kumar, 24, has been celebrating his “second life” after he was shot in the chest as protests against the citizenship law descended into violent clashes in the city of Firozabad on Friday. Also on rt.com India lashes out at Malaysia over PM’s ‘ill-informed’ remarks about citizenship bill Protesters reportedly set at least six vehicles […]

Watch as Hong Kong protester nearly kills 53 year old man with drain cover as he attempts to dismantle barricade

   A Hongkonger nearly lost his life when an angry protester struck him on the head with a metal drain cover as he attempted to remove one of many barricades erected during anti-government unrest in the city. The video, filmed on Saturday night, shows several masked protesters confronting a 53-year-old man who attempts to clear […]

Caught on Video: Hong Kong Protester Shot by Police in Chest as Chaos Erupts Across City

(ZH) — Hong Kong police opened fire and hit at least one protester on Monday, the SCMP reported, as chaos erupted across the city a day after officers fired tear gas to break up demonstrations that are entering their sixth month. Police fired live rounds at protesters on the eastern side of Hong Kong island, […]

Veiled protester beats man for saying ‘We are ALL Chinese’ as Hong Kong imposes ban on face masks (VIDEO)

Follow RT on A video published by Ruptly on Friday shows a man shouting to a group of journalists “We are all Chinese.” But before he is able to enter his office building, a masked protester pounces on him, punching him repeatedly on the shoulder, neck and head. Hunched over against a wall, the office […]

Police shoot protester in Hong Kong day of rage

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police shot a protester at close range, leaving him bleeding from his shoulder and howling on the ground, in a fearsome escalation of anti-government demonstrations that spread across the semi-autonomous Chinese territory on Tuesday. Tens of thousands marched in a day of rage as Communist leaders in Beijing celebrated […]

Gaza protester dies as Israel admits to unjustified killings

Maureen Clare Murphy Rights and Accountability 31 July 2019 A protester is treated by paramedics during Great March of Return protests in Khan Younis, southern Gaza Strip, on 12 July. Ashraf Amra APA images A Palestinian man died after being shot in the stomach by Israeli occupation forces during Great March of Return protests in […]

Lone Protester Stops Mountain Valley Pipeline For A Day

Lone Protester Stops Mountain Valley Pipeline For A Day Montgomery County, VA — Early this morning, pipeline fighter River Nason scaled a crucial piece of welding machinery at a Mountain Valley Pipeline site in Virginia, and locked their body to the equipment. About 1 mile south, on Interstate 81, a banner was hung simultaneously, reading […]

Young Gazan protester laid to rest

Ashraf Shannon Press TV, Gaza   Palestinians in the Gaza Strip have held a funeral for a young man killed by Israeli sharpshooters while taking part in the peaceful Great March of Return rallies.  Israeli snipers shot and wounded 23 year old Ahmad Qarra in the abdomen Friday afternoon as he was protesting peacefully […]

Much safer to be a protester in Hong Kong/China than in France

June 28, 2019 by Ramin Mazaheri for The Saker Blog The differences in handling the recent protests in Hong Kong and the weekly demonstrations in France illuminate an enormous democratic deficit between Western “liberal democratic” societies and non-Western “socialist democratic” ones. It has been amazing to see how quickly the Hong Kong government – which under the […]

In Video| Again..Israeli soldiers kill one Protester and injure 30 in Gaza

Gaza (QNN)- Israeli occupation soldiers murdered on Friday one Palestinian protester and injured 30 others while suppressing the weekly Great Return March protests, in which thousands of protesters participated. The Palestinian ministry of health in Gaza said that Abdallah Abdelal (24 years old) succumbed to wounds he sustained while participating in the peaceful protest in […]

Media ‘in cahoots’ with French govt: Censored Yellow Vest protester speaks to RT

Jean-Baptiste Redde said he was shocked when he learned that TV channel France 3 had sanitized an AFP photograph showing him holding a sign that read “Macron out.” The channel, which dropped the “out” part of Redde’s message, blamed the curious Photoshop-job on a “human error.” That explanation was far from being enough for the […]

French News Channel Caught Doctoring & Changing Sign Of Yellow Vest Protester

The Facts: French mainstream news channel, France3, has been caught doctoring a photo of the Yellow Vests movement. They completely erased a word from a sign that was calling for the Macron to resign. They blamed it on ‘human error.’ Reflect On: Why would they do this? How much power does the mainstream media still […]

Topless FEMEN protester almost throws herself at Trump’s motorcade in Paris (VIDEO)

Some photos show that there were two half-naked women on the road as Trump’s motorcade drove along the Champs Elysees in Paris. The US president was heading to a ceremony marking the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. Despite a massive police presence along the route to the Arc de Triomphe, the […]

Israel kills children and protester despite ceasefire

Maureen Clare Murphy Rights and Accountability 29 October 2018 Mourners gather around the bodies of three Palestinian boys who were killed in an Israeli airstrike, Deir al-Balah, central Gaza Strip, 29 October. Ashraf Amra APA images Israeli occupation forces killed a Palestinian protester in Gaza on Monday, one day after killing three children in an […]

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