Protests

Nude, Pin-up-style Portrait Of Emiliano Zapata Sparks Protests In Mexico City

The controversial painting depicts the revolutionary war hero naked, flirtatiously glancing over his left shoulder as he rides an aroused white stallion. His only wardrobe: a pink hat and heels.(Image credit: Marco Ugarte/AP)
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Clashes Between Followers Of Shia Parties, Police Taking Place In Downtown Beirut

BEIRUT (Sputnik) – Lebanese police are clashing on Thursday with followers of the Shia parties, trying to prevent them from coming to the squares of Downtown Beirut, occupied by peaceful protesters, eyewitnesses told Sputnik from the site.
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Modi Celebrates New Citizenship Bill Passing Through Indian Upper Chamber Amid Protests

NEW DELHI (Sputnik) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday welcomed the decision of the upper chamber of the federal parliament to approve a controversial bill on simplifying the naturalization process for religious refugees from...
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Henry Rollins And Cyndi Lauper Perform A Timely Duet Of The Black Flag Protest Song ‘rise Above’

As part of the annual Home For The Holidays benefit, the great Cyndi Lauper joined former Black Flag frontman Henry Rollins onstage at the The Novo in Los Angeles for a very timely and passionate duet of the song “Rise Above” from the...

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Donald Trump Jr. Slams Time For Naming Greta Thunberg Person Of The Year

The president's eldest son called the honor a "marketing gimmick" and said it should have gone to Hong Kong protesters.
Related topics: Donald Trump, Marketing, Hong Kong

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Chutzpah! Atlanta Journal Constitution Demands Disclaimer On 'richard Jewell' Movie

The level of chutzpah is high for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, which smeared Richard Jewell as a bomber in 1996, and refused to pay him one red cent in remorse, and now protests that one of its reporters is unjustly smeared in the new Clint...
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Kosovo Declares Nobel Laureate Handke Unwelcome

Kosovo declared Peter Handke persona non grata Wednesday in the latest protest against his induction as a Nobel literature laureate, barring the Austrian writer from a place he has visited numerous times.    The Swedish Academy's pick for the...
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Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Is Time’s ‘person Of The Year”

Sixteen-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thornburg, who has gained worldwide attention for her appearances at climate change conferences and protests, has been named Time Magazine’s Person Of The Year, becoming the youngest person to...
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Last Night At Trump’s Rally

Vox: “Over the course of a more than 90-minute delivery, Trump pushed conspiracy theories and blatant lies, trashed law enforcement officials that aren’t blindly loyal to him, exhibited thuggish tendencies toward protesters, made...
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French Government Raises Retirement Age As Strikes Grind On

PARIS — France’s prime minister said Wednesday the full retirement age will be increased for the country’s youngest, but offered concessions in an ill-fated effort to calm a nationwide protest against pension reforms that critics say...
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Algeria Election May Bring New Era Or Continued Protests

Algeria's powerful army chief promises that a presidential election on Thursday will define the contours of a new era  for a nation where the highest office has stood vacant for eight months. The tenacious pro-democracy movement which forced leader...
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Africa 54

On this edition of Africa 54, deadly hotel attack in Somalia leaves terrorists, civilians dead and a dozen others wounded; the 71st anniversary of the United Nations' World Human Rights Day commemorated; Protesters in Algeria demand the upcoming...
Related topics: Somalia, Terrorism, Anniversaries, Human Rights, Algeria

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Video: Angry Mob Forces Senior Bjp Leader’s Convoy To Retreat In Assam

New Delhi (Sputnik): Thousands of protesters took to the streets in northeast India on Monday after the ruling BJP government pushed the Citizenship Bill in parliament. The proposed legislation, which await final approval today in parliament, aims...
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Twitterati Furious Over Students Celebrating Resignation Of Muslim Teacher In India’s Top...

New Delhi (Sputnik): Massive protest was staged by students of India’s Banaras Hindu University, who were up in arms against the administration, over a Muslim teacher’s appointment to teach Sanskrit. Traditionally, Hindus are known for teaching...
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Macron’s Government Moves Ahead With Plans To Remove Special Pension Perks Despite Mass Protests

A planned overhaul of France's pension system – one of Emmanuel Macron's key campaign promises – has caused the biggest strikes in the country in more than two decades.
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Indian Non-residents Barred From Entering India’s Northeastern States Without Permission

New Delhi (Sputnik): The states in the northeast are at the centre of protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill, which was passed by the parliament’s lower house on Tuesday, triggering widespread protests across the region.
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Protest Song Of The Week: ‘goat Head’ By Brittany Howard

The following post originally appeared at Ongoing History Of Protest Songs. Best known as the powerhouse lead vocalist of Alabama Shakes, Brittany Howard recently released her critically acclaimed debut album “Jamie.” The album is named after...

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"what About Hong Kong Protesters?" - Trump Jr Slams Time's Person Of The Year Decision As...

"What About Hong Kong Protesters?" - Trump Jr Slams TIME's Person Of The Year Decision As "Marketing Gimmick" Update (0930ET): President Trump's son has chimed in on TIME's decision to name Greta Thunberg as Person of the Year, noting a
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Headlines For December 11, 2019

Democrats Charge Trump with Two Articles of ImpeachmentTrump Meets with Russian Foreign Minister, Who Denies Russia Meddled in 2016 ElectionDemocrats Agree with Trump on New NAFTAFederal Judge Blocks Trump from Diverting Funds to Border WallMass...
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"shame!" Indigenous Leaders & Delegates From Global South Stage Dramatic Walkout At...

Democracy Now! was broadingcasting live from the United Nations climate summit in Madrid, Spain, when hundreds of climate advocates and people’s movements at the U.N. climate action summit staged a protest inside the conference venue. As the...
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