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List of Protest Demonstrations in October 2015 (add your own)

The following is a list of protests, rallies and demonstrations in the month of October 2015 of which I’m aware: Students for a National Health Plan Medicare-for-All demonstrations on 31 college campuses and counting across the U.S., October 1 People’s Assembly Against Austerity at the

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Animal Rights Protests This Weekend

I had no idea, but apparently this week is Primate Liberation Week. This Saturday will see a protest in San Francisco against the airline DHL, which is accused of transporting primates from Asia to laboratories in the United States where they will be subjected to

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Political Protest Open Thread (Share the Outrage)

As you may have noticed, over on the right-hand side of this page Irregular Times maintains a list of upcoming political protest events. Although we occasionally despair at the uphill odds faced by popular protests to overcome the organized machinations of wealth and power, we

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In Wake of Fracking Spill, Pennsylvania Erupts in Protest

In the wake of a recent spill of thousands of gallons of hydrofracking fluids into the watersheds of Pennsylvania, Marcellus Shale Protest has organized a series of demonstrations to call our leaders’ attention to the public and environmental health dangers of the procedure called “fracking.”

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No Account of Torture Accountability Day

Today I attended a demonstration against Ohio budget cuts to libraries; it has garnered print and video coverage by professional journalists. There were perhaps two hundred people there. I can’t tell you how many people showed up for demonstrations in eight cities as part of

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Be Tolerant, You Homo!

That’s a quote. The pre-game show at the Inauguration looks to be entertaining, if yesterday’s protests at the Inaugural concert are any indication.

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Welsh Protests Against War

The Brighton EDO factory works with American company ITT to provide bombs, tanks, attack helicopters and unmanned drones that have attacked civilians in Iraq and Afghanistan from the skies.

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?