National Anthem Singer Kneels During Titans Game in Support of NFL Protests (Sept 2017)

National Anthem Singer Kneels During Titans Game in Support of NFL Protests (Sept 2017)

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by Inside Edition The singer took a knee as she sang the national anthem. Meghan Linsey is a former contestant on ‘The Voice’ who suddenly found herself in the middle of the controversy dividing America. She took a knee in Nashville as the Tennessee Titans and Seattle Seahawks stayed in the locker room. Every NFL game saw players, coaches, and owners kneeling or linking their arms in solidarity after President…

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Boston demonstrations: How the day unfolded. – BBC News (Aug 2017)

Boston demonstrations: How the day unfolded. – BBC News (Aug 2017)

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by BBC News Tens of thousands of anti-racism protesters opposed a far-right “Free Speech” rally in the US city of Boston on Saturday. While the day was mostly peaceful, there were minor scuffles between police and protesters, and at least 33 were arrested. Here’s how the day unfolded. Video by the BBC’s Paul Blake in Boston

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Man stages ‘read-in’ protest at Trump Tower (Dec 2016)

Man stages ‘read-in’ protest at Trump Tower (Dec 2016)

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by CNN One man is protesting Donald Trump’s election by staging public teach-ins and reading aloud from books on social justice in the lobby of Trump Tower.

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Protest held in Seoul over “Comfort Women” deal (Dec 2015)

Protest held in Seoul over “Comfort Women” deal (Dec 2015)

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by PressTV News Videos Hundreds of protesters have gathered outside the Japanese Embassy in Seoul to decry an agreement with Japan over the so-called comfort women of South Korea used as sex slaves during World War Two. Among the protesters were some of the former comfort women who said they were not consulted by officials before the agreement was reached, and that the Seoul government cannot be trusted. They said…

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UK veterans throw away medals to protest Syria strikes #dontbombsyria (Dec 2016)

UK veterans throw away medals to protest Syria strikes #dontbombsyria (Dec 2016)

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by AFP news agency British veterans of conflicts in Iraq, Afghanistan and Libya discard their medals at Downing Street in protest at the government’s decision to launch air strikes on Islamic State targets in Syria.

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Greek capital brought to a standstill as workers strike against austerity (Dec 2015)

Greek capital brought to a standstill as workers strike against austerity (Dec 2015)

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by euronews (in English) Protesters marched through the streets of Athens on Thursday as over two-and-a-half-million workers took part in a general strike that has brought public services to a standstill. The 24-hour walkout is in response to Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ acceptance of a new package of austerity measures by the country’s lenders, that includes a total overhaul of the social security and pension system. “We say “no” to…

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Harry Leslie Smith – Junior Doctors Protest (Oct 2015)

Harry Leslie Smith – Junior Doctors Protest (Oct 2015)

Video uploaded to YouTube by Fourman Films  

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The Battle Of Cable Street Sunday 4th October 1936

The Battle Of Cable Street Sunday 4th October 1936

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by 45antifascist short documentary on the East End of London’s militant anti-fascist action against Moseley’s British Union Of Fascists on Sunday 4th October 1936 The anti-fascist groups built roadblocks in an attempt to prevent the march from taking place. The barricades were constructed near the junction with Christian Street, towards the west end of this long street. An estimated 300,000 anti-fascist demonstrators turned out Over 10,000 police, including 4,000 on…

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The People’s Flash Mob at the Tory Party Conference #CPC15 (Oct 2015)

The People’s Flash Mob at the Tory Party Conference #CPC15 (Oct 2015)

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by Real Media The People’s Flash Mob at the Tory Party Conference Saturday 03 October people from around Manchester turned up to welcome the Tories into town for their conference. With banners, commotion and a choir singing bread and roses!

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Jeremy Corbyn speaking at biggest protest in UK history against Iraq war (Feb 2003)

Jeremy Corbyn speaking at biggest protest in UK history against Iraq war (Feb 2003)

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by Stop the War Coalition On 15 February 2003, two million people on the streets of London, in the biggest process ever in UK history, said not in our name to the Iraq war. Jeremy Corbyn gave this speech to the huge rally in Hyde Park.

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