#Protest

World

World

Who Are The Protesters In Yellow Vests?

3 min read

For weeks, the streets of France have been on fire. 

Latoya Aroha Hohepa

Latoya Aroha Hohepa

'#BuskingBecky' And Australia's State Of Amnesia

4 min read

If you aren’t a Twitter regular and are seeing posts appearing in your various social media and online news feeds featuring #BuskingBecky, you may find yourself wondering what all the fuss is about.

News

News

Busker Calls Aboriginal Deaths In Custody Protesters 'Rude' For Interrupting Her Show

2 min read

A busker claimed those campaigning for Indigenous justice on International Human Rights Day were "scaring everyone" away from her performance.

World

World

Teargas And Water Cannons: France's 'Yellow Vests' Clash With Police

2 min read

Anti-government protesters faced off with French riot police on Saturday, hurling projectiles and torching cars in a fourth weekend of unrest that has shaken President Emmanuel Macron's authority.

World

World

French Leaders Hold Emergency Talks After 'Yellow Vests' Protests

1 min read

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe is holding crisis talks with representatives of major political parties in the wake of violent anti-government protests that have rocked Paris.

World

World

France To Consider State Of Emergency To Prevent More Riots

2 min read

More than 100 people have been injured and police have made almost 300 arrests as protests continue in the nation's capital.

News

News

Paris Protests In Pictures: Arc De Triomphe Vandalised, Cars Torched

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Anti-government protests in France have entered their third week, as demonstrators in Paris burned cars, smashed windows and fired tear gas in the hear of the city.

World

World

Riot Police Use Teargas Against Protesters In Paris

2 min read

French riot police used teargas on Saturday against protesters clad in fluorescent yellow trying to break through security cordons at the Champs Elysees in Paris.

Waleed Aly

Waleed Aly

To ScoMo's Party, Even School Kids Are The Enemy When It Comes To Climate Change

5 min read

Of the squillion words to have been published about the disintegration of the Liberal Party since the catastrophe in Victoria, these are the ones I’ve found most telling.

World

World

Alt-Right Activist Chains Herself To Twitter HQ Over Account Suspension

1 min read

Laura Loomer, whose Twitter account was suspended for 'hate speech', handcuffed herself to Twitter HQ in New York in protest at her treatment by the social media giant.

World

World

Shocking Photos Show Paris Burning As Protests Turn Violent

2 min read

The iconic Champs Elysees in Paris was on fire, amid ongoing protests over France's rising fuel costs.

Sport

Sport

Basketballers Say 'Enough' To Gun Violence In The Wake Of Latest U.S. Mass Shooting

1 min read

The LA Clippers and Milwaukee Bucks made an emotional plea to end gun violence before their NBA match on Saturday night.

World

World

Dramatic And Fiery Scenes At Student Protests In Italy

1 min read

Students across Italy demonstrated against the government's education funding plans, in the first widespread show of dissidence against the new populist government.

Gary Nunn

Gary Nunn

When Both Major Parties Ignore The Public, The Public Rises Up

5 min read

If there’s one tired, meaningless word we need to expunge from the English language in 2018, it’s ‘slacktivism.’

Ben Pobjie

Ben Pobjie

For We Are Young And Free (Not To Stand If We Don't Bloody Want To)

5 min read

Enforced patriotism is surely no patriotism at all.

The Project

The Project

'Impressed And Proud': Father Praises Daughter Who Refused To Stand For National Anthem

2 min read

“I don’t think I should be made to leave the room or do something different because I have different beliefs”

National

National

Schoolgirl Protesting National Anthem Needs A 'Kick Up The Backside', Pauline Hanson

4 min read

Pauline Hanson is furious and is calling for the girl to be kicked out of school.

World

World

Far-Right, Anti-Fascist Protests End Peacefully In German City

4 min read

The fatal stabbing of a man has sparked a protest of 6,000 people in Germany.

National

National

Two Arrested At 'March For Men' Rally

2 min read

The protest was organised by anti-feminist activist Sydney Watson.

World

World

Protestors March Through Charlottesville One Year After Far-Right Rally

3 min read

A day of hope, grief, anger and remembrance.

World

World

Huge Protests As Donald Trump Lands In The UK

4 min read

"Special relationship? Just say no."