“A London protester bemoaned the fact that she found it unlikely sh…
"A London protester bemoaned the fact that she found it unlikely she'd have children due to the #climate crisis." https://www.commondreams.org/news/2019/04/15/time-excuses-over-extinction-rebellion-protests-shut-down-european-cities
"Protesters began descending on the west London embassy after online calls for people to 'protect' the controversial whistleblower." He is a publisher, #dailyfail , not a whistleblower https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6888435/Julian-Assange-kicked-Ecuadorian-embassy-HOURS-arrested-says-WikiLeaks.html
"streets in London today to demand radical action to combat the climate crisis. Protesters with the group #ExtinctionRebellion have set up encampments and roadblocks across Central London and say they’ll stay in the streets for at least a week." https://www.democracynow.org/2019/4/15/falter_in_new_book_bill_mckibben
"Investigators are currently working to identify the protesters responsible for the attacks. If found and convicted, the perpetrators face up to 10 years in prison." #russia #ingushetia https://meduza.io/en/news/2019/04/01/state-investigators-open-criminal-case-after-protesters-in-ingushetia-attack-police-and-national-guard-troops
When some real demonstrations by Palestinian protesters take place, the BBC’s reporting on that topic is nowhere to be found.
Sheffield Council’s application to send an anti tree-felling protester to jail for contempt of court has been dismissed by a judge – with his ruling highlighting the chaotic scenes which unfolded between security guards and campaigners on a normally quiet city street.n anti Paul Brooke, co-chair of the Sheffield Tree Action Groups, had been accused […]
All long from Coprolite Street down to the Customs House was marked as the Activity Zone. The majority of the presentations here were demonstrations of old crafts carried out by people if appropriate dress. I think that it was a brave attempt and very well executed. As I was gong round, I found many children […]
From daily The Morning Star in London, England: Sunday, January 13, 2019 Protesters in central London demand a general election now ANTI-AUSTERITY protesters marched through central London over the weekend to call for a general election as the only way out of the Brexit deadlock. Protesters from across the country gathered outside the BBC and […]
The mood of protesters ranged from satisfaction to despair.
There’s been a spotlight on climate change recently. But why are critics of the protests getting so personal?
[I’m up to number 17 in my chronological re-read of all of Anita Brookner’s 24 novels.] There is something telling about the fact that the main character in Visitors, Dorothea May, is called Mrs May by the narrator. The other characters don’t have titles and they don’t call her Mrs May, but Brookner is clearly making a […]