protest

  1. the watchman

    Four members of DHS quit in protest over Donald Trump's immigration policy.

    https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/donald-trump-immigration-policies-homeland-security-advisory-council-four-members-resign-a8453841.html a good start. Sec. Nielsen doesn't have to just do what ever Trump tells her either. She has the discretion to tell Trump she's...
  2. the watchman

    'Together Against Trump', thousands protest in London

    LONDON (Reuters) - Chanting “Donald Trump has got to go,” tens of thousands of protesters marched through London on Friday waving banners and banging pots to demonstrate against the U.S. president on his first official visit to Britain...
  3. excalibur

    Anti-Trump Protest at NATO Draws Only a Couple Dozen

    Heh. https://ntknetwork.com/anti-trump-protest-at-nato-draws-only-a-couple-dozen/
  4. D

    Marches around the nation protest 'zero tolerance' immigration policy

    Marches around the nation protest 'zero tolerance' immigration policy By M.L. Nestel ################################################################################ Enough of the Trump Madness Already! From renowned celebrities to politicians they were there in states supporting...
  5. Havelock

    Gay rights pioneer Dick Leitsch, who held 'sip-in' protest, dies at 83

    Dick Leitsch died on last Friday in New York city at the age of 83. More info here: Gay rights pioneer Dick Leitsch, who held 'sip-in' protest, dies at 83 Leitsch was an early pioneer of the gay rights movement in the ‘60s and served as president of the New York city chapter of the...
  6. D

    Children don Mylar blankets, protest family separations on Capitol Hill

    Children don Mylar blankets, protest family separations on Capitol Hill By ALI ROGIN ################################################################################ Lorenzo is entirely right and I am glad they are all holding a protest because it is sure needed! The separation of...
  7. L

    Protest in Puerto Rico Over Austerity Measures Ends in Tear Gas

    By Patricia Mazzei May 1, 2018 Leer en español SAN JUAN, P.R. — Thousands of demonstrators joined a general strike in the capital of Puerto Rico on Tuesday that ended in mayhem after the police fired tear gas and pepper spray to end a tense standoff with some of the protesters. The...
  8. The Man

    Telegram protest in Moscow

    Telegram March Kicks Off in Moscow Here's What Happened at the Telegram Protest in Moscow Also: Paper plane protesters urge Russia to unblock Telegram app Protest in Moscow against Telegram app ban Thousands In Moscow Protest Attempts To Block Telegram Messaging App
  9. The Man

    90% of Russians won't protest against Putin

    Nearly 90% of Russians Are Unwilling to Protest, Poll Says It's true, most protests there, these days, are local, about local issues, against local governments. Few people are interested in protesting against the Kremlin itself. It's the traditional Russian mentality. Blame all issues...
  10. aboutenough

    Seahawks reportedly postpone a Colin Kaepernick workout over protest uncertainty

    Colin Kaepernick has been a free agent since parting ways with the 49ers in March 2017. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP) Colin Kaepernick still does not have an NFL job. He apparently won’t be getting one with the Seattle Seahawks in the immediate future, and there were conflicting reports Thursday...
  11. bajisima

    Google employees protest companys involvement in drone program

    A Department of Defense partnership has drawn ire from the Google’s employees, and thousands have now signed a petition urging CEO Sundar Pichai to shut it down. Google’s involvement in Project Maven, first reported last month by Gizmodo, was intended to help the Pentagon use artificial...
  12. Southern Dad

    The vegans came to protest his restaurant. So this chef carved a deer leg in window

    Damn straight. I want to eat at his restaurant. The bed wetting liberals that were protesting this guy said that they were disturbed for days. Ain't that a shame? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wNo-nMWaTXA
  13. bajisima

    British Jews protest against Jeremy Corbyn's anti semitism

    British Jewish groups were planning a street protest outside parliament on Monday against opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, accusing him of failing to tackle anti-Semitism in party ranks because of a far-left world view hostile to Jews. Since unexpectedly becoming Labour leader in...
  14. D

    17 minutes of silence in front of White House as students walk out to protest gun vio

    17 minutes of silence in front of White House as students walk out to protest gun violence By Laura Clawson ==================================================== That was obviously a very strong message to Trump that he hasn't done near enough, if anything, to address the inadequate...
  15. D

    Texas school district threatens suspension if students protest to prevent the next ma

    Texas school district threatens suspension if students protest to prevent the next mass shooting By Laura Clawson ================================================== Shameful they are. Sounds like a very dangerous and non-caring attitude there. At a time when students all over America...
  16. boontito

    Teens Lie Down In Front Of White House In Protest

    CNN Live is showing teens lying down in protest in front of the White House right now, many carrying signs referencing school shootings. Screenshot:
  17. Ronin Tetsuro

    Modern Protest Music Thread

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6lIqNjC1RKU
  18. The Man

    BBC China editor quits in protest

    More, including how Chinese media are looking at all this: BBC's Carrie Gracie 'could not collude' in pay discrimination - BBC News Another interesting graphic from the article No women at all, at the very top levels...
  19. D

    #TrumpIsNotAboveTheLaw protest plans: keeping it free of violence and destruction

    #TrumpIsNotAboveTheLaw protest plans: keeping it free of violence and destruction By Karen Wehrstein ==================================================== Trump has said he will not fire Mueller. We need to hold him tight to his word. But if he should waver or do the unthinkable and...
  20. The Man

    Protest at the Bolshoi

    Last night, the Bolshoi Theater debuted a ballet play about the legendary dancer Rudolf Nureyev (a rather sanitized and censored version, I understand, which omitted any real mention of his homosexuality and that whole part of his life); and there was a bit of a scandal, at the closing bow to...