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Protest

  1. breonna taylor
    The Officers Who Killed Breonna Taylor Still Haven’t Been ArrestedThe three cops who shot Taylor eight times in her own home haven’t even lost their jobs.
  2. parenting
    The Sacrifice Black Children Shouldn’t Have to MakeThis country prizes Black children’s precocity — insists on it, even, much of the time.
  3. protest
    NYPD Officer Charged After Shoving a Protester to the GroundVincent D’Andraia is the first NYPD officer to be charged over his interactions with a protester since the demonstrations began.
  4. crime
    Gunman Plows Car Through Seattle Protest, Shooting DemonstratorThe victim, a 27-year-old black man, is reportedly in stable condition.
  5. protest
    D.C. Police Trapped 70 Protesters in a Private HomeThe group had to take refuge overnight after being targeted with tear gas and flashbang devices.
  6. protest
    A 22-Year-Old Was Shot and Killed While Protesting Police BrutalityOmaha law enforcement has announced that the man who fatally shot James Scurlock will not be charged.
  7. protest
    Scenes from Police Brutality Protests Around the WorldIn cities across the globe, people gathered in solidarity with U.S. protesters demanding an end to racist law enforcement.
  8. protest
    Protests Erupt over George Floyd’s Death in Police CustodyHundreds of people took to the streets; police used tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse the crowd.
  9. protest
    Man Grabs Mic From Kamala Harris As She’s Asked About Gender InequityThe protester chose a bad moment to promote animals rights.
  10. google walkout
    The Women Behind the Google Walkout Say They’re Facing RetaliationMeredith Whittaker and Claire Stapleton outlined their allegations in a letter sent to other Google employees.
  11. horrible things
    MAGA Hat-Wearing Teen Says He Was Trying to Defuse ‘the Situation’“I said a silent prayer that the situation would not get out of hand,” he said in a statement.
  12. 2019 women's march
    The Best, Smartest, and Funniest Signs From the Women’s MarchProtest signs from Women’s March events around the world.
  13. equality
    5 Million Women in India Joined Hands in Massive Peaceful ProtestThe human chain they formed stretched an estimated 385 miles.
  14. unite for justice
    People Across the Country United to Protest Brett KavanaughThousands of people across the country joined in #UniteForJustice to protest Trump’s Supreme Court nomination.
  15. white nationalism
    Anti-Hate Protesters Far Outnumbered Unite the Right Rally AttendeesBy the time Jason Kessler spoke at the Unite the Right rally, only 20 participants remained.
  16. charlottesville
    On Anniversary of Heather Heyer’s Death, Her Mother Reflects on Her Loss“I don’t want other mothers to be in my spot.”
  17. aborto legal ya
    Women Around the World Protest With Argentina Ahead of Historic Abortion VoteProtestors took to the street in Dublin, Rio de Janeiro, and more.
  18. vigils
    Nia Wilson Remembered As ‘Sweetest Person on Earth’The 18-year-old was honored by her family and community.
  19. families belong together
    The Most Powerful Scenes From the Families Belong Together ProtestsThousands of people gathered to protest the Trump administration’s brutal zero-tolerance immigration policy.
  20. march for our lives
    The Most Inspiring Signs From the March for Our LivesFrom calls for gun-control reform to burns against certain politicians.
  21. national walkout day
    The Most Inspiring Signs From the National School WalkoutSigns about gun-control and memes from the nationwide demonstration.
  22. women's march 2018
    The Most Inspiring Photos From the 2018 Women’s MarchWomen around the country showed up for the second-annual protest.
  23. women's march 2018
    Protesters Around the World Share Photos of the 2018 Women’s MarchesFull crowds, inspiring signs, and acts of solidarity, as captured by protesters.
  24. women's march 2018
    Here’s Everything You Need to Know About the 2018 Women’s MarchFrom the details about the marches across the country (and in NYC) to what you should wear and bring to the events.
  25. journalism
    School Bars Student Journalists From Talking About Sexual MisconductThe Coronado Middle School morning news team announced they will stop broadcasting.
  26. politics
    Silent Protesters Just Confronted Betsy DeVos at HarvardThey held up signs opposing white supremacy and her rollback of Obama-era campus sexual assault guidelines.
  27. celebrity poetry
    George Clooney Wrote a Poem About America for the Daily BeastIt’s a prayer about the NFL-kneeling protests.
  28. everyday sexism
    Amsterdam’s Urinating Protest Canceled After Too Many Ladies Planned to AttendWomen planned to pee in a public urinal to protest a male judge’s remarks.
  29. protest
    Your Guide to Fighting Trump’s Decision to End DACAHow to protest and who in Congress to call to stand up for the rights of immigrants.
  30. strike
    On March 8, Women Will Go on Strike“It is not enough to oppose Trump and his aggressively misogynistic, homophobic, transphobic, and racist policies.”
  31. 3 Things Sociologists Learned by Studying the Women’s MarchThe power of “intersectional activism – a version of activism that is sensitive to how race, class, gender and sexuality complicate inequality.”
  32. Scientists Want to March on Washington, TooThe details are still coming together, but here’s what we know so far.
  33. women's march 2017
    The Complicated, Controversial, Historic, Inspiring Women’s MarchThe movement survives not in spite of its cacophony, but because of it.
  34. How Being Part of a Crowd Can Change You for the BetterCrowds get a bad rap for encouraging mob mentality, but protesters at the Women’s March can find empathy, community, and a sense of purpose.
  35. women's march 2017
    Here’s a Map of Places Where You Can Warm Up and Meet Up at the Women’s MarchPrint it out and keep it handy.
  36. Women in India Are Protesting Sexist Dress Codes and Curfews on College CampusesA new “no ripped jeans” policy has been instituted at a Mumbai college.
  37. women and allies
    Women Across America Are Going on Strike TodayHere’s all the information you need to know.
  38. activism
    How a Seasoned Activist and a College Senior Organized a Major ProtestOn December 12, women nationwide are planning to strike.
  39. violence against women
    Hundreds of Thousands in Argentina Are Protesting Violence Against WomenThe protest was prompted by the murder of a 16-year-old girl.
  40. black lives matter
    WNBA Players Won’t Be Fined for Anti-Violence Shirts After AllThe altered shirts worn during pregame warm-ups landed players in hot water.
  41. art in public
    100 Women Posed Nude to Protest the RNCSpencer Tunick photographed 100 women for “Everything She Says Means Everything.”
  42. pants are the worst
    Boys Wear Skirts at School to Beat the Heat, the Man This is a pretty brilliant protest strategy.
  43. mob mentality
    Urban Outfitters in Trouble With the Carpenters UnionBut do shoppers really care?