Protests rolled into a second year in Nicaragua, where cuts to the social security program led to nationwide calls for President Daniel Ortega’s resignation. Hong Kong's year of protest set to continue into 2020.
In Chile , protests came out of discontent over the cost of everyday amenities and services.
More than three years since Britain voted by 52 to 48 percent to leave the EU, the country remains divided. From ‘Black Lives Matter’ to ‘Fight for 15,’ the year of 2015 saw a surge of protests all across the nation. The Oregonian/OregonLive sat down with 14 people to talk about Portland’s year in protests, many of them at the center of the storm. Here's what they had … It will instead be the tsunami of protests that swept across six continents and engulfed both liberal democracies and ruthless autocracies. When historians look back at 2019, the story of the year will not be the turmoil surrounding Donald Trump.
From Chile to Hong Kong, protesters took to … Protests that began in June over a now-shelved extradition bill likely to continue without political response.
United Kingdom: pro and anti-Brexit protests.
Demonstrators who back England's exit from the EU by January 31, 2020 and others who want to remain became a fixture in the gardens opposite to the British parliament.
The year-long protests in Haiti began after hikes in fuel prices as well, but have taken on broader political elements, including demands for the resignation of Haitian president Jovenel Moïse. As 2019 draws to a close, there’s no denying that the year was defined by a wave of protests sweeping across the globe. Throughout the year, movements have emerged overnight, out of nowhere, unleashing public […] Protesters around the country kicked off the 2015 with a Black Lives Matter demonstration against police brutality. Mass protests over the past year in Algeria have brought down a veteran president and caused the biggest political crisis since the end of a 1990s civil war that killed 200,000 people. The New Yorker– When historians look back at 2019, the story of the year will not be the turmoil surrounding Donald Trump.