Thousands protest against Spanish PM’s olive branch to secessionists

Madrid: Tens of thousands of protesters have called for Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez of Spain to be deposed, denouncing his proposal for talks to try to ease the tensions around the simmering secessionist conflict in Catalonia. The demonstration — held on one of the main squares of Madrid on Sunday and convened by right-leaning parties under the slogan "For a united […]

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'We have had enough' say Hungarians rallying against PM Orban

BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Several thousand Hungarians demonstrated in Budapest on Saturday against Prime Minister Viktor Orban and a new overtime law that has drawn workers out to the streets in several protest rallies. Marching through central Budapest behind a banner saying “We have had enough”, protesters waved Hungary’s national tricolor and the European Union flag on their way to the […]

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Vegans stage Christmas protest in Waitrose turkey aisle in demo against animal slaughter

The activists were seen encouraging shoppers at the store in Brighton, East Sussex, to shun animal products as they held up plates covered in fake blood. The vegan group, called Direct Action Everywhere (DxE), walked into the store yesterday waving placards saying "It’s not food, it’s violence". Standing side by side in an impenetrable line, shoppers were prevented from reaching packs […]

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Hundreds of demonstrators protest against Crown Prince’s Tunisia visit

Hundreds of demonstrators hold up bone saws and signs showing Trump help Mohammed bin Salman kill Jamal Khashoggi as they protest against Crown Prince’s visit to Tunisia Protests erupted in the capital Tunis demanding justice for journalist’s murder Prince Mohammed is due to arrive in Tunisia today for talks with the President He is on his first foreign tour since […]

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Topless women protest Canada Goose’s use of coyote fur in NYC

Gloves (and coats) are off! Topless PETA supporters take to the 40F streets of New York City to protest Canada Goose’s use of coyote fur Topless protesters rallied Thursday against the outerwear brand Canada Goose The PETA demonstration took place outside the company’s flagship store in NYC Women bared their breasts and marched the streets in the cold, sans shirts […]

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Prison officers protest after report warns of a ‘lack of control’

Judges blast prison officers’ ‘illegal’ protests over violence and safety concerns behind bars as inmates miss their court appearances due to demonstrations outside jails Staff are ‘unlawfully’ protesting the ‘unprecedented’ level of violence in prisons Sheffield Judge Jeremy Richardson QC said action was causing ‘real problems’ Prisons minister said protest would ‘put their fellow staff and inmates at risk’ General […]

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Turkish people are smashing iPhones and dumping Cola to protest Trump

Turkish people are smashing their iPhones and dumping Coca-Cola to protest Trump as the country begins boycott on major American brands  Turks have smashed and shot bullets through iPhones as a symbol of their opposition to America as President Donald Trump increases tariff on imports Another video circulating shows a Turkish child dumping Coca-Cola in a toilet #TurkeyWillPrevail has been […]

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Riot police use water cannons and tear gas on protesting Romanians

Riot police use water cannons as thousands of Romanians who work abroad return to Bucharest complaining that ‘nothing has changed’ despite expats sending £4billion home in one year Hundreds of protesters tried to break through police cordons and officers in riot gear responded with tear gas Rallies were staged by Romanians working abroad to protest against entrenched corruption and low […]

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Migrant whose deportation was stopped on plane was jailed for assault

Migrant whose deportation was stopped when an activist student refused to sit down on the plane had served jail time in Sweden for assault and was being kicked out after his asylum bid was rejected Elin Ersson, 22, bought the plane ticket after hearing the man would be deported The student activist refused to take her seat and filmed her […]

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Tour de France interrupted by farmers' protest and police tear gas

Bagneres-de Luchon, France: A protest by local farmers brought stage 16 of the Tour de France to a halt on Tuesday as bales of hay were thrown on to the road on the route from Carcassonne to Bagneres-de-Luchon and police tear gas blew into the faces of some of the riders. The gas was used to disperse the protesters but […]

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