riot

Inside Outsider

No-Go Zone: Life as a Freelance War Photographer

Australia's Luke Cody explains how he manages fear and stays alive.
Mahmood Fazal
3.29.18
Catalan Referendum

Rubber Bullets in the Rain: Photos of Referendum Day in Barcelona

At least 844 people and 33 police were injured in the violence sparked by the Catalan independence referendum yesterday.
Mònica Figueras
10.2.17
prison food

British Prison Food Is So Bad It’s Causing Riots

According to a new report from HM Inspectorate of Prisons, just 29 percent of inmates describe the meals they receive as "good"—and it's leading to violence.
Phoebe Hurst
9.8.16
Longreads Or Whatever

24 Years Ago, Guns n' Roses and a Cry Baby Axl Rose Turned Montreal into a Riotous Wasteland

Putting Guns 'n' Roses and Metallica on the same tour was the greatest of bad ideas.
John Semley
7.15.16
Premieres

Bibi Bourelly's Video for "Riot" Is a Powerful Clarion Call for Unity and Love

"Riot" strikes a particularly raw and poignant chord in the wake of the senseless, tragic shootings in Orlando this past weekend.
Kim Taylor Bennett
6.13.16
News

Are British Police Tactics Responsible for Clashes at Raves and Rallies?

There's been a spike of apparent "riots" reported in the British media recently. But are they even really riots, and how much do police tactics have to do with the escalation of these otherwise peaceful situations?
Sirin Kale
11.6.15
Photos

Burning Police Cars and Clashes with Cops: Photos of London's Million Mask March

Anonymous protesters flooded London last night, setting off smoke bombs and causing mayhem.
Chris Bethell and Daniel Bateman
11.6.15
News

London's Burning? Trying to Cut Through Last Night's 'Walthamstow Riot' Bullshit

The internet went mad for the idea of girl gangs conducting violent college warfare on the streets of East London.
Michael Segalov
10.7.15
Stuff

We Asked an Expert How Prison Riots Start

Are riots planned, or do prisoners just reach breaking point?
Max Rann
9.2.15
News

Melbourne Prisoners Are Rioting Over Cigarettes

On the day before Victoria bans smoking in prisons, an estimated 300 prisoners have rioted at the Metropolitan Remand Centre in Melbourne's west.
Dan Nulley
7.1.15
News

The Cop-Fighting, Acid-Slinging Vandals of Chile's Protest Movement

At every student protest in Chile, a bunch of "encapuchados" stands ready to burn stuff and throw things at rio-cops' heads.
Sam Edwards
6.3.15
News

We Watched Anti-Tory Protesters Battle with Police Outside Downing Street

The first riot against David Cameron's new government.
Simon Childs, Photos: Oscar Webb and Chris Bethell
5.11.15
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