Category: demonstration

Thousands Join in ‘March for Life’ Anti-Abortion Rally in Ottawa

Thousands of people gathered on Parliament Hill for the annual March for Life anti-abortion rally on May 12, with supporters calling to uphold the rights to life for every human being from conception to natural death. Campaign Life Coalition (CLC), the organizer of the National March for Life rally, said in a news release that the…


Thousands Attend ‘March for Life’ Anti-Abortion Rally in Ottawa

Thousands of people gathered on Parliament Hill for the annual March for Life anti-abortion rally on May 12, with supporters calling for upholding the right to life for every human being from conception to natural death. Campaign Life Coalition (CLC), the organizer of the National March for Life rally, said in a news release that the…


Hong Kong Police Arrest Pro-Democracy Group Leaders Citing Foreign Collusion

Hong Kong police on Wednesday morning arrested four leaders of a pro-democracy group, alleging the group was working as a “foreign agent.” The Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements of China is known for organizing the city’s annual vigil commemorating those who died in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square massacre in 1989. The arrested…


Angry French Police Hold Huge, Emotional Rally at Parliament

PARIS—French police officers held a huge demonstration outside parliament Wednesday to press for a law that protects the protectors who are feeling vulnerable to attacks, angry, and useless. The rally by security forces represented a bold and unusual move for members of an institution that stresses duty and discretion. The protest also morphed into what…


Thousands Protest Against Lockdown Measures in Vienna

VIENNA—Thousands of protesters against COVID-19 lockdown measures faced off with police in riot gear in Vienna on Sunday. Vienna police banned numerous protests planned for this weekend, including one by the right-wing Freedom Party on Sunday, on the grounds that protesters have generally failed to observe rules on social distancing and often not worn face…