Sun, sea, sand, and railing against global inequality.
Those arrested had decided to sit out a demonstration and remain at their campsite. “We’re an easy target,” one activist said.
Police carried out the arrests on the grounds of possession of an article with intent to commit criminal damage and conspiracy to commit public nuisance. But activists told VICE World News those arrested were just trying to chill out at the beach.
Police aren't even allowing protests anywhere near the conference.
Acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney says other venues were considered but won't say which ones.
The "lungs of the planet" are on fire, and a dispute between Jair Bolsonaro and Emmanuel Macron has reached new levels of pettiness.
The world is literally on fire, and Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro is busy talking smack about Emmanuel Macron's wife.
President Jair Bolsonaro authorized military intervention, as other nations promised to send resources to the rescue
He announced trade deals with partners who then contradicted him, said he definitely wasn't surprised by a surprise arrival, and, of course, plugged his own golf course.
The president didn't let up on Twitter, rebranding "Fair Trade" as "Fool Trade"