Philipos Melaku-Bello protests from a shelter plastered with signs advocating for peace, against the nuclear industry
Protests articles on Democracy Chronicles
Political protests are a human right, political right and civil liberty to come together and collectively express, promote, pursue and defend common interest. Today, pro-democracy protests are under threat. Also take a look at our articles on the Arab Spring, Occupy Wall Street, Occupy Turkey, and the Tea Party.
Students have a right to political dissent and the entitlement to an education that nurtures their ability to do so
100 women arrested trying to ask President to negotiate a peaceful political transition and solve the separatist crisis
Hundreds of pro-democracy Thais rallied in Bangkok to skewer the ruling junta with T-shirts, signs and speeches
Iranian protests have continued at a low level for months after flaring up following a policy missteps on the economy
I was there taking photographs and doing interviews as New York State Senator Jesse Hamilton joined in a march supporting a new Black History Class bill that would make teaching black history mandatory in schools in New York State.
Tens of thousands of protesters take streets of cities in Slovakia, following the murder of a journalist
Ethiopia’s defense minister announced the arrests of the “main instigators” linked to anti-government protests
The powerful Catholic Church said it supports calls for a nationwide stoppage in response to a bloody crackdown
The Working Families Party organized on Sunday, March 4, in Brooklyn to visit a preplanned speech by New York State Senator Kirsten Gillibrand to hand her a petition in support of the desperate nation of Yemen.