Protests took place worldwide, but those in Germany had heightened urgency amid calls for the next government to do something about climate change. By Melissa…View More Ahead of German Election, Hundreds of Thousands Demand Climate Action
Taliban fighters violently suppressed a women’s protest Saturday in Kabul, while 70 miles to the north ex-Afghan army and militia members battled the Islamist group…View More Taliban Fighters Crush a Women’s Protest Amid Flickers of Resistance
MELBOURNE, Australia — Protesters in Melbourne demonstrating against Covid restrictions on Saturday clashed with the police, who used pepper spray to disperse them. Several officers…View More In Melbourne, Australia, a protest against Covid restrictions turned violent.
It’s challenging it is to be an activist this year, what with the pandemic, a hermetically sealed summit and a new American president who is…View More Question Looms Over This Year’s Group of 7: Where Are All the Protesters?
For weeks, thousands of people have crowded the streets of Colombia protesting a tax overhaul proposed by the country’s president, Iván Duque, believing the changes…View More The Vogueing Protesters of Bogotá
The Cuban performance artist Luis Manuel Otero Alcántara’s home in San Isidro, one of Old Havana’s poor and majority-Black barrios, lies steps away from Cuba’s…View More Opinion | Free Luis Manuel Otero Alcántara
BAGHDAD — ‘Who killed me?’ the signs asked, alongside images of dead men and women, among the roughly 80 Iraqi activists murdered since late 2019.…View More Iraqi Activism Fights for Survival Amid Murders and Threats
Police spent decades fighting left-wing guerrillas and paramilitaries. Now, they’re cracking down on protesters, and igniting a wider demonstration movement in response. BOGOTÁ, Colombia —…View More Colombia’s Police Force, Built for War, Finds a New One
JERUSALEM — Clashes between Israelis and Palestinians erupted overnight in Jerusalem as hundreds of supporters of an extremist Jewish supremacy group staged a march, chanting…View More Israelis and Palestinians Clash Around Jerusalem’s Old City
MEXICO CITY — Hundreds of women marched on Mexico’s seat of government Monday, some carrying their children, others blowtorches, bats and hammers, prepared for a…View More A Women’s March in Mexico City Turns Violent, With at Least 81 Injured
A conflict over who represents Myanmar at the United Nations intensified on Tuesday, with the possibility that the country’s ambassador would be clashing with a…View More Possible Showdown Over Myanmar Ambassador Looms at U.N.
MOSCOW — A day after protests swept across Russia in support of a jailed opposition leader, the authorities said Monday that some participants face harsh…View More Severe Punishment Awaits Protesters in Russia, Kremlin Says
MOSCOW — Aleksandr Pasechnik, a socialist, sees the jailed opposition leader Aleksei A. Navalny as part of the “liberal intelligentsia.” Mikhail Svetov, Russia’s best-known libertarian,…View More As Protests Grip Russia, Putin Critics of Many Stripes Rally Around Navalny
At least one protester was killed and 80 police officers were injured after tens of thousands of farmers, many driving tractors, took to the streets…View More India’s Farmer Protests Explained