PROTESTS

10.11.19

Hong Kong Protester Says She Was Sexually Assaulted by Police After Being Arrested

“Do you know the body search room in San Uk Ling​ is all dark? Do you know I am not the only one who suffered sexual violence by the police?"

10.3.19

Climate Protesters Used a Fire Hose to Spray Fake Blood. It Didn't Go so Well.

There's more fake blood on these bystanders than there is on the U.K. Treasury in London.

10.3.19

Hong Kong Cops Shot Him in the Chest. Now They've Charged This Protester With Rioting.

The bullet narrowly missed the 18-year-old protester's heart. Now he faces 10 years in prison.

9.23.19

Teen Climate Strikers Are Being Treated Seriously by the UN

After a day of angry, passionate rallies, United Nations officials had a message for young protesters: We hear you.

8.29.19

Chinese Military Vehicles Just Entered Hong Kong. Beijing Says There’s Nothing to Worry About.

Armored personnel carriers and armed helicopters crossed the border into Hong Kong, in what China insists are regular military exercises.

8.28.19

Puerto Ricans Aren’t Just Preparing for Hurricane Dorian: 'We’re Preparing for the Government to Fail Us'

Puerto Ricans have little faith that their government will provide any relief after the storm hits.

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8.26.19

A Gun Shot and Water Cannons: Hong Kong Protests Are Getting Scary

The police and protesters ramped up the violence significantly in the latest weekend of pro-Democracy protests.

8.23.19

Hong Kong Protesters Are Forming a 20-Mile Human Chain

They're recreating the historic protest that linked millions across three Baltic countries in opposition to Soviet rule three decades ago.

8.20.19

Hong Kong Stabbing: Attacker Allegedly Asked Victims About Their Views on Protests Before Brutal Assault

One person, a journalist, is in critical condition after being stabbed. Two others escaped with minor injuries.

5.2.19

Canadian Teens Told Us Why They’re Striking Over Climate Change

Some of them are voting in Canada’s fall election

4.26.19

We Spent an Afternoon Learning the Art of Civil Disobedience

I learned how to get past a police cordon and how to tangle my legs together to avoid getting picked up.

3.8.19

Vegans May Have Killed Piglets While Protesting ‘Death Factory’ Pig Farm

The farmer said the activists who crammed themselves into a shed with some sows and piglets caused two piglets to be crushed to death.

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