More violence hit Venezuela today following opposition leader Juan Guaidó's calls for the military to abandon the Maduro government.
Police allegedly shoved a photographer to the ground with a baton as well.
Politicians seem unable to learn from a history of grabby tax policies fueling populist anger.
'Let's Whoop Some Ass': St. Louis Cops Charged With Beating Undercover Detective Posing as Protester
"It's gonna be a lot of fun beating the hell out of these shitheads once the sun goes down and nobody can tell us apart."
Believe it or not, authorities can maintain the peace while also respecting the First Amendment.
Trump's comments are not the same as the Nigerian Army's actions. But regardless of the nation, shooting protesters is bad.
A decade of surveillance from the civil rights era makes a technology and social-media-fueled return.
Martin Connolly's "Stop Sending Dildos to Portland" protest will have marchers waving sex toys on city streets, and maybe stopping by a brew pub.
The city is looking less like Portlandia and more like Little Beirut.
Texas Attorney General Ignores 75 Years of Supreme Court Rulings Trying to Force a Student to Stand for the Pledge
The irony is that she's protesting authoritarian police behavior.
They got plenty of attention, but that's about it.
The protesters may have broken the law, but two nights behind bars is a bit much.
Tiny Texas Town Officially Condemns Kneeling During the Anthem, Attacks Senate Candidate Beto O'Rourke
The controversy might be two years old, but that didn't stop the Reno City Council from weighing in.
An aide for the jailed dissident calls Google's actions "political censorship."
There are many reasons to be excited about the NFL's return. The national anthem controversy isn't one of them.
Israa al-Ghomgham would be the first female activist to be executed in Saudi Arabia.
"For some of us it's as if we are already dead, so what do we have to lose?"
This Liberal Carried an American Flag to Protest Fascism in Portland. Antifa Cracked His Head Open With a Bat.
Masked Antifa agitators told Welch, a Hillary voter, to hand over the flag. He resisted. They attacked.
White nationalists were vastly outnumbered by counterprotesters at Sunday's Unite the Right II rally, but the whole affair cost the District millions.
But most counterprotesters were calm and nuanced about free speech and fascism at the D.C. rally.
The National Park Service says there's an "enormous cost" to managing large political protests.
The Happy Camper provoked demonstrators' wrath by continuing to serve federal immigration officials.
Kind of a self-defeating way to react
What was billed as a single-issue protest felt more like a Democratic get-out-the-vote drive.
College limits protest, suppressing everybody's free expression.
When government has the power to censor, ultimately it will look for excuses to suppress opposition.
Rahm Emanuel wants to do the thing that critics of drone surveillance fear most.
Students who support the Second Amendment "feel that they're being misrepresented by the media," says protest organizer Will Riley.
This is not how you rebuild those community ties.
Wellesley College Activists Protested Author Alice Dreger for Being Transphobic, Even Though She's Not
"Where were these people getting their ideas, I wondered, about gender identity development, about the supposed gender binaries of the world, and about me?"
School Chief Threatens to Punish Student Protesters Who Skip Classes by…Banning Them from Attending Classes
He'd also like everyone to trim their hair so it doesn't touch their ears.
A year after fiery political protests erupted on campus, we visited to find out when students think it's OK to respond to words with violence.
State senator proposes mandatory minimums for repeat First Amendment violators.
The government now says it will prosecute only those it can prove committed specific criminal acts.
The Justice Department's attempt to prosecute six anti-Trump protesters falls flat on its face, but it says more trials will follow.
Will colleges sanction every educator with a provocative opinion?
"No pony has ever attacked an American politician," the lawsuit notes.