‘Unite for Women’ protesters march through centre of Brighton

‘Unite for Women’ protesters march through centre of Brighton in demo over school ‘rape culture’ claims Protesters took part in a ‘Unite for Women’ demostration in Brighton today  The protest began at 1pm this afternoon at the Peace statue in Hove  People attending the protest were asked to bring face masks, as well as signs  … Read more

Marion Cotillard keeps a low profile as she joins climate protesters in the streets of Paris

Marion Cotillard keeps a low profile as she joins thousands of protesters for a climate action march in Paris By Aisha Nozari For Mailonline Published: 12:05 BST, 29 March 2021 | Updated: 12:05 BST, 29 March 2021 Marion Cotillard joined thousands of Parisians marching for climate action on Sunday. The French actress, 45, kept a … Read more

Protesters line up outside Batley school for second day

Muslim protesters are outside Batley Grammar School for a second day today after the RE teacher who sparked a blasphemy row after allegedly showing cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed to students was revealed as a ‘burly Yorkshire lad’ now under police protection. The amateur rugby player, who is in his late 20s, had trained to teach in the … Read more

Sean Ward is slammed after joining thousands of mask-free protesters for anti-lockdown march

Actor Sean Ward has been condemned by social media followers after taking part in an anti-lockdown demonstration over the weekend.  The Our Girl star joined thousands of mask-free protesters as they thoughtlessly marched from Hyde Park to St Paul’s Cathedral and back to Westminster ahead of the anniversary of the first UK lockdown, which began … Read more

Myanmar coup: Plumes of smoke rise over Yangon as security forces fire on unarmed protesters

Plumes of smoke rose over Myanmar’s largest city today as security forces fired on unarmed protesters to bring the death toll to more than 200. Terrified residents have fled the industrial neighbourhood in Yangon that has been turned into a battle zone, with burning barricades billowing in the streets and bullets whizzing over them. Hardline … Read more

Myanmar coup: Police shoot dead five protesters after yesterday saw bloodiest day since coup

At least five Myanmar pro-democracy protesters have today been shot dead by security forces after yesterday saw the bloodiest day of demonstrations since the military coup began six weeks ago.  One of the victims was shot in the head while another was shot in the face in Myingyan, according to witnesses.   Yesterday saw 44 protesters … Read more

Breonna Taylor marches turn violent: LAPD patrol car runs over two protesters

Demonstrations to commemorate the first anniversary of Breonna Taylor’s death have turned violent as protesters clashed with cops and members of the public at marches across the country.   Hundreds of activists took to the streets in Los Angeles for a march on Saturday night, where two demonstrators were seen smashing a squad car.  Video shared … Read more

Myanmar police raid homes in search of protesters

Myanmar police went door-to-door searching for pro-democracy protesters last night as the ruling generals try to stamp out protests against their military junta.  Security forces sealed off a block of streets in Yangon and said they would punish residents if they found protesters from out of town hiding in their homes.  Police were targeting apartments … Read more

Nun pleads with police not to harm protesters in Myanmar after two people are shot dead

A nun in Myanmar has faced up to armed police by getting down on her knees to beg them to stop the violence on a day in which two more protesters were killed. Sister Ann Roza was wearing white robes and a black habit as she knelt in front of the armed junta officers in Myitkyina. … Read more

Hundreds of anti-lockdown protesters clash with police in Stockholm

Hundreds of anti-lockdown protesters clashed with police in Stockholm on Saturday as they took to the streets in defiance of Sweden‘s coronavirus ban on gatherings. Swedish police dispersed opponents of coronavirus measures that came after the government – which initially took a hands-off approach to Covid-19 rules – tightened restrictions further as cases continue to … Read more