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  1. 4 QPOC Protesters Arrested At Columbus PRIDE After Altercation With Police – [Videos]

    Back2stonewall.com - Lifestyle 06.18 / 13:36 back2stonewall.com
    Four people were arrested and one could face aggravated robbery charges after a PRIDE protest that left a Columbus police officer injured and with one protester arrested for attempting to disarm one of the …
  2. Rajasthan farmers to begin mass protest from June 20

    Sify.com - India 06.18 / 12:32 sify.com
    [India], June 18 (ANI): Unhappy with the Rajasthan Government over handling of farmers' issues in the state, the Bhartiya Kisan Sangh (BKS) on Sunday declared that it will launch a state-wide agitation against the government from June 20, adding that all the farmers market (mandi) will be shut down in the state.Speaking to ANI, Kailash Gandolia, BKS state general secretary said they are being forced to launch the violent agitation as the Vasundhara Raje Scindia-led government did not pay…
  3. Peoples Party protests the case of missing workers, stages walk out from Parliament

    Channel24.pk - Sindh 06.18 / 12:28 channel24.pk
    Islamabad (24 News): Members of the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) staged a protest and later walked out from the Parliament regarding the case of 3 missing party workers from Sindh on Thursday. The Leader of the Opposition, Khurshid Shah stated that if all members who are currently under arrest are not presented before the local magistrate within […] The post Peoples Party protests the case of missing workers, stages walk out from Parliament appeared first on 24 News H…
  4. Ibn-Rushd-Goethe-Mosque Facts: First LGBT ‘Liberal’ Mosque Of Germany Opens Inside Protestant Church

    IBTimes - Politics 06.18 / 11:52 ibtimes.com
    German-Turkish women’s rights activist Seyran Ates has pulled off an almost impossible task of opening the first LGBT-friendly “liberal” mosque in Berlin, Germany. Muslim men and women, irrespective of their castes, creeds, nationalities and sexual orientations, can attend the mosque to pray toget…
  5. Pro Migrant Protest Calls on Spain’s Conservative Government to Open Borders

    Breitbart.com - Europe 06.18 / 10:38 breitbart.com
    MADRID (AP) – Protesters marched in Spain’s capital Saturday to demand the conservative government fulfill its pledge to give shelter to refugees from war-torn countries like Syria. Braving temperatures that reached 40 degrees Celsius (104 degrees Fahrenheit), several thousand marchers followed a huge banner reading: “We Want To Welcome Them Now! Enough Excuses, No More Barriers.” They marched along the city’s Gran Via street. Spain has taken in less than 10…
  6. Protests against police brutality continue in US

    Rinf.com - U.S. 06.18 / 10:26 rinf.com
    Protests continue against police brutality in the United States, two days after a white police officer was acquitted of killing an African-American man in Saint Paul, Minnesota, last year. Hundreds of people gathered in New York City on Saturday to demand justice for Philando Castile who was killed by Officer Jeronimo Yanez inside his car…
  7. Video: Thousands protest in Mali over constitutional reform

    France24.com - Africa 06.18 / 10:05 france24.com
    Thousands of people took to the streets on Saturday in Mali’s capital Bamako to protest against a constitutional reform that would allow the president to appoint a third of future s…
  8. Rajnath Singh appeals for peace as GJM supporters take out silent protest

    News.rediff.com - India 06.18 / 09:57 news.rediff.com
    Security personnel in large numbers were deployed in the hill district of West Bengal after widespread clashes between GJM activists and the police were witnessed on…
  9. Protests against police brutality continue in US

    Presstv.com - Media 06.18 / 09:41 presstv.com
    Simmering public anger comes in the wake of a court verdict acquitting a white police officer in the killing of an African American in Saint Paul, Minnesota, last…
  10. Rajnath speaks to Mamata over Darjeeling protest, appeals to maintain peace

    Siasat.com - India 06.18 / 09:33 siasat.com
    New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has spoken to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee over the law and order situation in Darjeeling where the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) has been leading a violent protest for seven days now. Rajnath on Sunday took to Twitter and informed Mamata Banerjee had apprised her of the…
  11. Germany: JSMM protests against human rights violations, atrocities by Pak

    Idrw.org - Military 06.18 / 09:23 idrw.org
    SOURCE: ANI Activists from the Jeay Sindh Muttahida Mahaz (JSMM) here protested against human rights violations and the atrocities by Pakistan against the Sindhi, Baloch, Pashtun, Kashmiri and Saraiki. Pakistan ruled by a ‘tyrant Punjabi fascism’ has been committing heinous crimes against humanity, mass genocides, grave human rights violations to silence the secular, liberal, democratic […] The post Germany: JSMM protests against human rights violations, atrocities by Pak…
  12. Anti-Pak Army protests held outside Karachi Press Club

    Idrw.org - Military 06.18 / 09:23 idrw.org
    SOURCE: ANI Several demonstrators protested against the Pakistan Army outside the Karachi Press Club, alleging that the military establishment was responsible for extremism in the region. In a video posted by Jeay Sindh Muttahida Mahaz (JSMM) activist Zahid Sindhi on Twitter on Sunday, people can be seen shouting slogans – “Yeh jo dehshad gardi hai, […] The post Anti-Pak Army protests held outside Karachi Press Club appeared first on Indian Defence Research…
  13. Several injured in Kochi as police lathicharge protesters at IOC’s LPG plant site

    Thenewsminute.com - Kerala 06.18 / 09:23 thenewsminute.com
    ProtestsResidents have been protesting against the construction of the LPG Terminal in Kochi.TNM Staff puthuvype.jpgThe ongoing protest by residents against the construction of the LPG terminal at Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) plant at Puthuvype in Kochi turned violent on Sunday when the police used force to disperse the protesters. Many people, including women were injured, when the police resorted to lathicharge to disperse the protesters, who tried to enter the terminal area.…
  14. Rajnath speaks to Mamata over Darjeeling protest, appeals to maintain peace

    Sify.com - India 06.18 / 09:12 sify.com
    [India], June 17 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has spoken to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee over the law and order situation in Darjeeling where the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) has been leading a violent protest for seven days now.Rajnath on Sunday took to Twitter and informed Mamata Banerjee had apprised her of the situation prevailing in Darjeeling."Spoke to West Bengal Chief Minister Sushri Mamata Banerjee this morning. She has apprised me of the situation…
  15. Israeli Protesters Block Roads After Yerushalayim Terror Attacks

    Hamodia.com - Israel 06.18 / 08:31 hamodia.com
    Dozens of Israelis blocked roads in Shomron on Motzoei Shabbos in response to the twin terror attacks in Yerushalayim a day earlier. The protesters blocked roads and intersections in the area… Read more » The post Israeli Protesters Block Roads After Yerushalayim Terror Attacks appeared first on Hamodia. In related news: IS, Hamas Wrestle to Take Responsibility for Yerushalayim’s Friday Terror Attacks Terror Attacks in Yerushalayim, Romema Members of Terror Cell Who …
  16. Protests Erupt After Officer Cleared in Fatal Shooting of Philando Castile

    Rinf.com - U.S. 06.18 / 08:16 rinf.com
    Thousands of protesters hit the streets of St. Paul, Minn. Friday night after a jury cleared Minnesota police officer Jeronimo Yanez in the fatal shooting of Philando Castile. After a peaceful march of roughly 2,000 people near the state capitol, with some carrying signs reading “Justice not served for Philando,” several hundred people then headed…
  17. Protests Erupt After Officer Cleared in Fatal Shooting of Philando Castile

    Indybay.org - San Francisco Bay 06.18 / 08:06 indybay.org
    Officer's acquittal "does not negate the fact that Philando Castile's tragic death is part of a disturbing national pattern of officers using excessive force against people of color," says Teresa Nelson, interim executive director of the ACLU of…
  18. Darjeeling remains on boil; Gorkhaland protesters take out silent rally, indefinite strike continues

    Zeenews.india.com - India 06.18 / 07:34 zeenews.india.com
    As the indefinite strike called by the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha enters its seventh day in Darjeeling Hills on Sunday, protests over the demand for a separate state are set to intensify with GJM ruling out talks with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata…
  19. Darjeeling unrest: GJM to hold protest with dead bodies of men killed in clashes, police say "rally not permitted"

    Zeenews.india.com - India 06.18 / 05:55 zeenews.india.com
    Darjeeling is bracing for another shutdown as the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) leadership has decided to hold a protest rally with the bodies of two persons allegedly killed during clashes on…
  20. Darjeeling burns: CM cries foul after protesters stab cop

    Mid-day.com - India 06.18 / 05:38 mid-day.com
    Soldiers near vehicles torched by GJM supporters in Darjeeling on Saturday. Pics/AFP On the boil for the past 10 days over demands of a separate state, Darjeeling on Saturday witnessed widespread clashes between GJM activists and cops, in which one person was killed and 35 security pers­onnel, including an IRB officer, were injured. Gorkha Janmukti Morcha leader Binay Tamang claimed two of his party workers were killed in police firing. ADG (law and order) Anuj Sharma, however, said, …