Tag archive for ‘protests’
By admin On Wednesday, April 1st, 2020

Migrant protests take place in Sweden’s Gothenburg despite coronavirus gathering ban

Sweden has banned gatherings of more than 50 people in a bid to tackle the coronavirus spread. The seemingly strict ban, however, was immediately put under a stress test and apparently failed it. The ban came into More...

By admin On Thursday, March 26th, 2020

Strikes, protests spread as US workers demand protection from COVID-19

Even as Trump rushes to resume full production, tens of thousands of workers in the US and around the world are refusing to die for the sake of corporate profits. World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 25th, 2020

A demonstrator protests about the UK Government sick pay allowance of �94 per week for freelance and self employed workers during the coronavirus outbreak on the Royal Mile, Edinburgh

A demonstrator protests against the government’s sick pay allowance of just £94 per week for freelance and self employed workers during the coronavirus outbreak on the Royal Mile, Edinburgh Morning More...

By admin On Monday, March 16th, 2020

Bundesliga protests: Fans fightback against big business

The spread of coronavirus across Europe has led to the announcement that many German Bundesliga football matches will be played behind closed doors, or with very limited attendances of under a thousand. Despite More...

By admin On Monday, March 9th, 2020

Protests, clashes & bare breasts: Rallies mark International Women’s Day worldwide (VIDEOS)

Women, and some men, have marched in capitals around the globe over issues ranging from violence against women to patriarchy to climate change. Some chose topless protests, while some others got a rough response More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020

Young Communist League protests at Polish embassy over persecution of its comrades

The Young Communist League (YCL) protested outside the Polish embassy on Monday. This action was the result of an appeal for international solidarity issued by the Communist Party of Poland (CPP) ahead of the More...

By admin On Thursday, February 20th, 2020

Protests Sweep Over Paris as National Assembly Sets to Debate Pension Plan – Video

France has been mired in protests against pension reforms since December. The French public opposes a plan that envisages the replacement of 42 different pension schemes with a universal, points-based system. Sputnik More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

WATCH: South African university transforms into a flaming battleground as protests turn ugly

Students at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) in South Africa set up flaming barricades and pelted police with various missiles as demonstrations against fees spiralled into violence. The skirmishes broke out More...

By admin On Thursday, February 13th, 2020

French ‘Oscars’ management resigns to allow cinema a ‘celebration’ after protests over Roman Polanski & accusations of elitism

The “collective resignation” of the management team behind the Cesars Awards has been announced just two weeks before the ceremony, following protests over elitism and nominations given to statutory rapist Roman More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 12th, 2020

‘Murderer!’ Protests and fights erupt as Guaido arrives at Venezuelan airport, gets booed and DOUSED with water (VIDEOS)

Chaos broke out at an airport in Venezuela’s capital Caracas, when Juan Guaido, who was declared interim president by the opposition, returned from an overseas trip. On Tuesday, Guaido arrived at Simon Bolivar More...