Over a thousand furious people have taken to the streets of Minnesota to demand justice over the violent police murder of George Floyd.
Mass protests have erupted in Hong Kong against a plan by the Chinese government to impose a new security law.
French health workers are demanding that “we don’t go back to how it was before”—and want fundamental changes in the wake of the coronavirus crisis.
Brazil’s soaring cases of coronavirus, and growing splits in Jair Bolsonaro’s government, are shaking the foundations of the far right president’s rule.
Germany is facing fresh coronavirus outbreaks following the easing of lockdown restrictions
Unofficial strikes have spread across the US as a result of unsafe conditions and unfair dismissals during the coronavirus outbreak
Moves to end the lockdown in France are releasing suppressed bitterness and anger against president Emmanuel Macron
Germany—hailed as one of the “success stories” in controlling coronavirus—was one of many European countries to ease its lockdown restrictions last week.
The French government tried to reopen schools on Monday in the teeth of opposition from parents, students, teachers and scientists.
Nigeria in west Africa is emerging from lockdown in a climate of authoritarian state rule and continuing fears about coronavirus.
French teachers could walk out
Protests have exploded back onto the streets of Lebanon, as people battled cops and soldiers and set fire to banks over poverty and hardship.
Covid-19 has laid bare the US’s massive housing crisis—but it’s also highlighted inspiring grassroots campaigns
Hospitality workers in Greece stopped work and protested on Tuesday demanding bosses protect their lives—and their jobs—from the coronavirus outbreak.
Teachers and high school students in Greece protested in public last Friday against attacks on education
Activists in Australia are resisting attacks on their right to protest
Five people died after contact with French police imposing lockdown restrictions.
Donald Trump is pushing for the US to get back to work as soon as possible
Some 40 percent of the 160 million people in the region are already undernourished
After more than a year of political deadlock, Israel is set for a new government committed to annexing huge chunks of the Palestinian West Bank.