US & Canada

'Victory': Thousands protest far right in San Francisco

Anti-racist demonstrators take to the streets despite rally cancellation by the right-wing Patriot Prayer group.

'Victory': Thousands protest far right in San Francisco

Latin America

New Venezuela prosecutor vows to hunt down protesters

Tarek Saab, known as a staunch government loyalist, replaced critic Ortega Diaz who denounced the 'siege' by troops.

Venezuela: New prosecutor vows to jail protest leaders

United States

US anti-hate demonstrators topple Confederate statue

Protesters say racist symbols must be taken down, forcibly if necessary, as they are protected by US law.

Donald Trump

Protesters greet Trump on visit to New York home

Hundreds gather outside Trump Tower voicing anger at US president over his response to white supremacist violence.

Latin America

Venezuela sacks fifth opposition mayor in two weeks

The Supreme Court handed down a 15-month jail sentence to David Smolansky as US slaps Caracas with fresh sanctions.

Venezuela sacks fifth opposition mayor in two weeks

Asia Pacific

Thailand acquits two ex-PMs over protester deaths

Court rules police had to use force to end demonstration in 2008, but says there is no proof officers caused casualties.

Court acquits two ex-PMs over protester deaths in 2008

Democratic Republic of Congo

DRC police arrest over 100 in anti-Kabila protests

Arrests made as protesters march in different parts of the country demanding President Joseph Kabila to step down.

DRC police arrest over 100 in anti-Kabila protests

Middle East

Two Palestinians die after clashes with Israeli forces

Protesters aged 17 and 18 die of their wounds from separate incidents in the occupied West Bank.

Two Palestinians die after clashes with Israeli forces

Middle East

Riot police fill Moroccan city amid protest call

Riot police in al-Hoceima fire tear gas to scatter hundreds of protesters who defied a ban to march against 'injustice'.

Police use tear gas to halt Morocco 'million-man march'

Opinion

Who are the US police really protecting?

US authorities handle white supremacists with kid gloves while branding Antifa protesters 'domestic terrorists'.

Kim Kelly

by Kim Kelly

Kim Kelly

Europe

Protesters in Paris rally against Israeli PM's visit

The French leader's decision to invite Benjamin Netanyahu to Paris is 'embarrassing', say demonstrators.

Protesters in Paris rally against Israeli PM's visit

Middle East

Turkey's CHP leader ends 450km protest march with rally

Main opposition chief joins demonstration against arrest of his party member after 25-day trek from Ankara to Istanbul.

Turkey's CHP leader ends 450km protest march with rally

Europe

Police and protesters clash as G20 summit kicks off

At least 159 police officers injured, 45 protesters arrested as leaders from world's largest economies meet in Germany.

Hamburg protests turn violent as G20 summit kicks off

Europe

German police, protesters clash before G20 summit

Riot police use water cannon, pepper spray and batons to disperse demonstrations in Hamburg.

 German police, protesters clash before G20 summit

Opinion

It's time for G20 leaders to embrace civil society

The upcoming G20 summit should be viewed as an opportunity to improve the basic conditions for civil society to thrive.

Cathal Gilbert

by Cathal Gilbert

Cathal Gilbert