A protest (also called a demonstration, remonstration or remonstrance) is a public expression of objection, disapproval or dissent towards an idea or action, typically a political one. Protests can take many different forms, from individual statements to mass demonstrations.
The George Floyd protests are an ongoing series of protests and civil unrest which began in Minneapolis in the United States on May 26, 2020.
Protests against Donald Trump have occurred in the United States, Europe and elsewhere since his entry into the 2016 presidential campaign.Protests have expressed opposition to Trump's campaign rhetoric, his electoral win, his inauguration, his alleged history of sexual misconduct and various presidential actions, most notably his aggressive family separation policy.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The 2020 Belarusian protests are a series of ongoing political demonstrations and protests against the Belarusian government and President Alexander Lukashenko.
- 24 May 2020 – present, (4 months, 2 weeks and 4 days)
- Resignation of Alexander Lukashenko, Resignation of the government, New free and fair presidential elections, Release of political prisoners, Ending police brutality, Recount of the presidential election
- Authoritarianism and political repression by President Alexander Lukashenko, Arrest of opposition presidential candidates Viktar Babaryka and Sergei Tikhanovsky, Persistent electoral fraud in the country's elections, Alexander Lukashenko seeking a sixth presidential term in the 2020 Belarusian presidential election, Economic and social policies of the government, Mishandling of the COVID-19 pandemic in Belarus
Protests against the lockdown have been coupled with the ongoing protests against the current government and the female based violence within the country. Lebanon. Many protesters argued for monetary relief from the countries slumping economy after weeks of the lockdown.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The 2020 Kyrgyzstan protests began on 5 October 2020 in response to the 2020 parliamentary election that was perceived by protestors as unfair. The results of the election were annulled on 6 October 2020.
The George Floyd protests in Minneapolis–Saint Paul are an ongoing series of violent riots that began on May 26, 2020. Protests in Minneapolis, also referred to as the Minneapolis riots or Minneapolis uprising, began as a response to the killing of George Floyd, a 46-year-old African-American man who died on May 25 the day after an arrest after Derek Chauvin, a Minneapolis Police Department ...
Portland, Oregon has an extended history of street activism and has seen many notable protests. History. Portland's first organized demonstration was held in 1857. Notable recent demonstrations include: Hands Across Hawthorne (2011) Occupy Portland (2011) 2016 riots; Women's March (2017) March for Science (2017) Trump Free Speech Rally (2017)
Protests and sporadic unrest continued daily for weeks. 2019 – Memphis riot, June 13, following the fatal shooting of Brandon Webber by U.S. Marshals, Memphis, TN. 2020. 2020 – New York City FTP protests, January 31, Anti-Transit Police and MTA protest resulting in hundreds of arrests over the three separate days of demonstration. Vandalism ...
Various protest scenes in Hong Kong Clockwise from top: Protesters on 16 June 2019 • The siege of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University on November 17 • Protesters flooding the streets on 18 August 2019 • Police on 24 December • Protesters defending the Chinese University of Hong Kong on November 13 • Hong Kong Way campaign 13 September 2019 • Protesters on 12 June 2019