Tag archive for ‘brutality’
By admin On Wednesday, January 27th, 2021

Protesters swarm streets of Tunisia over poverty, police brutality and a botched Covid-19 response (VIDEOS)

Hundreds of protesters have taken to the streets of Tunisia to vent their ire at social inequality, police brutality and a lackluster response to the coronavirus pandemic which has exacerbated economic woes in the More...

By admin On Sunday, November 29th, 2020

Paris protesters torch cars, set BANK on fire amid clashes over bill slammed as ‘ban on filming police brutality’ (VIDEOS)

Violent clashes and arson have erupted in Paris amid mass protests against police brutality and a draft law that would ban filming officers “in certain circumstances,” after a video emerged of cops beating a More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 27th, 2020

People hold banners as they demonstrate on the street to protest against police brutality, in Lagos, Nigeria, last week

People hold banners as they demonstrate on the street to protest against police brutality, in Lagos, Nigeria, last week Morning Star  More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 20th, 2020

Nigerian troops open fire at anti-police brutality protesters in Lagos as 24-hour curfew kicks in – reports

Soldiers have reportedly opened fire at people protesting against police brutality in Lagos, Nigeria, shortly after a 24-hour curfew was imposed in the city over the escalating demonstrations. Gunfire and sirens More...

By admin On Sunday, September 13th, 2020

WATCH Colombians scuffle with riot squads in Bogota as outcry over police brutality intensifies

Fuelled by the death of an unarmed local man at the hands of police, protests against law enforcement brutality continued for the fourth night in Bogota, and descended into turbulent clashes with heavily armed riot More...

By admin On Monday, August 31st, 2020

Business as usual for police brutality

Black Lives Matter has put racist police brutality in the spotlight, but the police continue to operate with impunity, writes John Clarke Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Friday, August 7th, 2020

Immigration Nation and the brutality of America’s borders

Immigration Nation gives a damning overview of America’s cruel immigration system and the power of the American State, writes Lucy Nichols Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Saturday, July 18th, 2020

Protesters Rally in France Against Police Brutality in Memory of Adama Traore – Video

The death of African American George Floyd, who was killed while in police custody in Minneapolis on 25 May, sparked a wave of protests and breathed new life into Black Lives Matter activists demanding an end to More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020

#JusticeforSteve: List of victims of police brutality worldwide gets longer but endless number of hashtags falls on deaf ears

As the world grapples with questions concerning police brutality, racism, and discrimination, it’s worth taking a look back at a case that sparked outrage and calls for police reform in France a year ago. The More...

By admin On Thursday, June 18th, 2020

From fighting pandemic to fighting police brutality

Jillian Primiano, a registered nurse, speaks to Spring Magazine about fighting COVID-19, racism and health, and the movement for police abolition Counterfire Daily  More...