Tag: protests

121 Why is it considered racist to say "White Lives Matter"? 2020-08-05T01:47:38.027

92 Is President Trump right that there was violence on "both sides" in Charlottesville? 2017-08-15T23:37:37.613

80 Why is there a broad pattern of excessive force by police towards protestors in spite of international focus on this use of force? 2020-06-08T15:45:54.013

56 What is the meaning of $1.05 as seen at March For Our Lives? 2018-03-26T04:43:56.937

53 Why would Climate activists disrupt public transport? 2019-10-17T07:16:44.597

51 What reasons are offered by those who both endorsed social distancing and then endorsed the BLM mass protests? 2020-06-21T14:29:41.780

50 Why does the Black Lives Matter movement organize protests while the incident they're protesting is still under investigation? 2016-07-11T18:20:58.923

49 What events led to the 2020 North East Delhi riots? 2020-02-26T19:37:16.270

48 Is there a coup going on in Bolivia? 2019-11-11T18:21:30.130

44 Why are some against the removal of a statue of Robert E. Lee? 2017-08-17T02:12:44.657

44 Why are people protesting against Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett? 2020-10-18T07:54:47.173

38 Are gangsters hired to attack people at a train station classified as a terrorist attack? 2019-07-23T05:29:44.270

37 Can the so-called "Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone" in Seattle be treated as an insurrection against the Federal Government? 2020-06-11T07:38:20.017

29 Have election boycotts ever successfully undermined the results? 2017-08-11T05:51:17.967

26 Has the Orange Revolution improved the fairness of Ukrainian elections according to independent observers? 2012-12-16T21:23:42.947

26 How does one buy a burnable American flag in Tehran? 2020-01-06T00:47:56.393

25 Why haven't the sanctions relief improved Iranians living conditions? 2018-01-01T11:56:40.207

20 Have there been any riots due to the 2020 US presidential election results? 2020-11-20T08:44:26.430

18 Would anything stop a technology company from shutting down in protest of government regulations? 2018-07-19T02:08:01.923

17 Is this expression displayed by protestors antisemitic? 2020-12-14T00:08:52.783

16 Why do governments of developed countries care about mass protests? 2018-12-10T18:02:53.187

15 What does the flag of Imperial Germany symbolize today? 2020-08-31T06:48:09.037

15 Seeking a study claiming that a successful coup d’etat only requires a small percentage of the population 2021-01-07T07:26:49.887

14 Does Black Lives Matter have a hierarchy? 2020-06-11T10:21:56.393

13 Why are demonstrations in the EU more violent and massive than in the US? 2013-06-09T14:17:28.470

13 Why haven't the British protested Brexit as ardently as the Hong Kong protesters? 2019-08-29T08:11:36.307

13 How much looting has actually occurred during the recent protests in the US? 2020-06-20T21:41:35.243

13 Is the President's authorization to arrest and prosecute those who destroy Federal property still active? 2021-01-07T09:52:26.023

12 Why are CBP and other organizations within DHS allowed to arrest protestors? 2020-07-21T02:12:21.533

11 Are there studies on how manipulable protests are? 2013-07-14T21:56:42.887

11 Are there any studies that attempt to analyze the demographics and/or motivations of street protesters? 2013-07-14T22:19:01.563

11 Who organized the "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville? 2017-08-16T10:56:10.973

11 What is preventing China from destroying Hong Kong pro-democracy movement? 2019-09-12T07:25:42.760

11 What are the law changes farmers in India are protesting about 2020-12-08T23:29:16.177

11 Why was there a man holding an Indian Flag during the protests at the US Capitol? 2021-01-08T17:08:43.590

10 Can US President indefinitely detain US citizen protesters by labeling them enemy combatants? 2017-02-03T01:42:28.270

10 Berkeley Riots: Protest or Infringment of Rights 2017-02-04T16:35:40.807

9 Climate change: what is the point of protesting? 2019-03-15T20:02:41.353

9 Is Germany still exporting arms to countries involved in Yemen? 2019-05-12T08:20:11.120

8 Is there a correlation between protest size and public sympathy? 2015-08-19T11:04:31.697

8 Have members of congress ever previously boycotted a U.S. president-elect's inauguration? 2017-01-17T17:39:42.787

8 Why are the G20 summit protests in Hamburg so violent? 2017-07-07T07:43:09.593

7 Has Facebook’s (or other social network) block policy been abused to limit freedom of expression inside EU? 2017-12-02T19:21:53.250

7 What sort of assistance has Russia provided to back up Venezuelan leaders during previous periods of instability? 2019-01-25T19:14:56.690

7 The Gilets Jaunes protest started in response to fuel prices - which has been reversed - so why do they continue? 2019-04-13T10:20:38.020

7 Why would the Sudanese protest movement insist on a 3-year period before elections? 2019-06-25T09:21:14.787

7 Why do BLM protestors continue after all four police involved in the killing of George Floyd are facing charges? 2020-06-04T04:45:21.360

6 What age group is more likely to participate in social change/protesting movements/actions? 2013-05-12T15:04:31.247

6 What previous actions had been taken by Bristol city council regarding the statue of Edward Colston? 2020-06-08T17:58:55.560

5 Has the Occupy Wall Street movement had significant influence on policy? 2012-12-16T21:13:08.080

5 How can I realistically fund a political movement against Summer Time in western Europe? 2016-03-30T19:41:30.553

5 Are there any recent examples of political protests organized by diaspora? 2018-09-14T13:37:20.510

5 What happens if the President of Chile resigns? 2019-10-21T12:58:15.233

5 Does writing a message on an otherwise acceptable English ballot paper "spoil" the vote? 2019-12-12T10:57:43.050

5 How does a hereditary chief differ from the elected officials in North America's First Nations? 2020-02-27T09:49:32.323

4 What's the purpose of burning rubber tires during protests? 2014-10-14T13:14:44.020

4 What was the affiliation of the protesters killed in the Gaza protests? 2018-05-17T07:02:42.010

4 Who is the oldest known political protester? 2018-06-27T15:55:24.393

4 Why are there protests when Abdelaziz Bouteflika was announced as candidate to presidential elections in Algeria? 2019-03-04T22:01:34.643

4 Do Hong Kong protesters want to cancel the extradition law or have they proposed any modifications? 2019-08-07T12:55:50.427

4 Have any local/national authorities conducted official reviews of historical landmarks? 2020-06-09T11:31:49.747

4 Are election boycotts effective against an authoritarian regime? 2020-11-27T12:51:27.263

3 Demonstration Marches and their effectiveness 2016-09-24T13:42:08.013

3 Did protests in front of a foreign embassy ever succeed in achieving their goal? 2018-03-13T02:00:45.950

3 Did the US Floyd protests actually result in charges against the police officers involved 2020-06-08T21:37:48.430

3 What are the demands of the Black Lives Matter movement? 2020-06-25T14:26:26.203

3 Why did China impose the new national security law on Hong Kong now? 2020-07-20T15:51:37.780

3 Are there indications that the French government considered a carbon fee-and-dividend to assuage the yellow vests? 2021-02-10T18:46:12.463

2 Comment organiser le mouvement anti-austérité québécois? 2015-04-06T23:11:24.650

2 Trump inauguration opposition 2017-01-22T11:08:52.353

2 Who initiated the removal of the Robert E. Lee statue in Charlottesville? 2017-08-17T06:42:14.407

2 How many of the August protesters were actually from the Romanian diaspora? 2018-09-16T15:40:38.443

2 Was Ecuador govenrment already warned about inadmissibility of force using agains protesters? 2019-10-09T10:55:49.197

2 Is there any European organization that issue protest / demonstration warnings similar to what US embassies or OSAC are issuing? 2019-11-09T18:59:18.943

2 What's the history of the general public preventing prosecutions? 2020-06-10T21:03:45.830

2 Is their a significant named political movement in the United States for Latino civil rights? 2021-01-19T20:41:23.580

1 Is it allowed to protest peacefully against the government on certain issues in India? 2013-01-03T03:56:35.540

1 What is the purpose of protesting the result of a democratic election where there is universal suffrage? 2016-11-19T21:28:09.773

1 Why is it a bad thing that there was violence "on both sides"? 2017-08-16T09:51:35.157

1 Is there a correlation between armed security and casualties of people working in security? 2018-01-15T15:14:15.657

1 How does the release of George Floyd's death footage change the perception of his death? 2020-08-05T11:59:36.530

0 Can political protests have a significant impact immediately after the general elections? 2017-01-22T21:22:39.560

0 Is it true that South Africa has the most protests per capita in the world? 2019-07-06T09:13:45.170

0 Is there any ground for the concerns of Hong Kong protesters? 2019-08-08T21:56:55.277

0 Is the current Chilean regime a successor to Pinochet's regime? Why so violent to protesters? 2019-10-24T10:54:25.907

0 What are the arguments around Turkey's Istanbul Canal proposal? 2020-03-19T13:40:10.800

0 In authoritarian countries, is it more effective for protesters to make economic demands or political demands? 2020-08-25T12:42:58.223

0 Is the number of protestors proportional to public solidarity? 2020-09-13T23:38:47.613

-1 How can I respond to the DHS activities in Portland? 2020-07-24T20:14:38.457

-4 What if Hong Kong airport protest happened in the US? 2019-08-13T18:00:03.033

-5 protest? or fake protest? 2017-03-27T11:01:29.027

-5 Why is it considered a big deal that a cop shoot a violent protester? 2019-10-01T18:34:03.517

-6 Robert Reich on Milo protesters - alternative facts? 2017-02-06T02:18:53.667