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In Pictures: Shark Cull Protests in Australia
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, protest )

- 1389 days ago -
Thousands of people took to beaches in east and west Australia to protest against a controversial shark culling policy designed to prevent attacks.
#NoALEC Chicago Interview: Arrested at Palmer House Protest
Offbeat  (tags: Protest, #NoAlec, off-beat, culture, americans, environment, ethics, society, pictures, interesting, news, police, protection, government, crime, humans, business, ethics, corruption, media, freedoms, culture, freedoms, society, rights )

- 1559 days ago -
hehehe someone's first arrest, and this poor girl has asthma. Trauma and torture, blessings to her. There were six people arrested during the police attack on the August 8 #NoALEC protest
Do Lions Belong in a Circus?
Offbeat  (tags: protest, gold coast australia, circus, wild animals, activists, animal protection )

- 1755 days ago -
You know what they say about the Gold Coast - beautiful one day, forcing lions to perform circus tricks the next. Read on for the full story and what you can do to help. Traditionally, you can find clowns INSIDE the circus. But on the Gold Coast
Japan Anonymous Pick Up Litter to Protest Download Laws
Offbeat  (tags: government, laws, illegal downloads, Anonymous, hackers, protest, Japan, Tokyo )

- 1963 days ago -
TOKYO - About 80 masked people, calling themselves allies of the global hacker group Anonumous, picked up litter in Tokyo Saturday in novel protest against Japan's tougher laws against illegal downloads.
French Demonstrators Beaten, Kicked, Punched and Sprayed With Water
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, suffering, bullfighting, activists, protest )

- 2228 days ago -
The following video contains scenes of violent attacks on a group of demonstrators during a peaceful sit-in to protest the torture and deaths of bulls in archaic bullfights in France on 8 October 2011
HIbakusha: Hiroshima A-Bomb Survivor Fights To Stop New Nuke Plant Near Home Town
Offbeat  (tags: nuke plant, No More Nuke, protest, A-bomb survivor, Chubu Electric Power Co., Kaminoseki, Hiroshima, Yamaguchi Prefecture, April 26, war, death )

- 2341 days ago -
KAMINOSEKI, Yamaguchi - A masked Kiyoko Sakai was among protesters railing against the construction of a nuclear power plant here on April 26 - the 25 anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster.
Democracy Vs Mythology: The Battle in Syntagma Square
Offbeat  (tags: greece, invasion, democracy, protest, imf, banks, society, world )

- 2348 days ago -
I have never been more desperate to explain and more hopeful for your understanding of any single fact than this: The protests in Greece concern all of you directly. What is going on in Athens at the moment is resistance against an invasion; an invasion
Protesters in Okinawa: Use Futenma Relocation Money to Help Disaster Areas
Offbeat  (tags: Okinawa, Futenma, Marine Corps, US military, anger, peace march, protest, disaster areas, money, May 15, US occupation )

- 2381 days ago -
At a peace march held near Marine Corps Air Station Futenma on May 15, participants expressed their oppsition to the station's continued presence or relocation within the prefecture, calling for relocation money to be allocated to support areas >>
Ecuadorean Bullfighters Protest Proposed Bull-Killing Ban
Offbeat  (tags: ecador, bull fighters, bull killers, protest, bull killing ban )

- 2391 days ago -
Bullfighters in Ecuador are seeing red over a ballot referendum that, if passed, will ban the traditional killing of bulls at the end of bullfights. Ecuadorian voters will decide on May 7 whether to accept a 10-point plan proposed by President Rafael
Cancun Climate Change Summit
Offbeat  (tags: environment, protection, pictures, summit, protest )

- 2539 days ago -
protests in pictures
Washington State Potato Booster in Spuds-Only Protest
Offbeat  (tags: women, infants, children, protest, potato )

- 2548 days ago -
Chris Voigt, 45, began his spuds-only regimen to protest a U.S. Department of Agriculture rule barring low-income recipients of food vouchers under the federal Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program from using their benefits to purchase white potatoes
A Glass of Milk - A Glass Full of Suffering
Offbeat  (tags: school children, croatia, protest, cows, cow milk, suffering )

- 2579 days ago -
On Wednesday, September 29, 2010 on Ban Jelacic Square (Zagreb, Croatia) from 11 A.M. to 1 P.M. representatives of the dairy industry will mark World School Milk Day with an advertising program. The targeted audience are first and foremost children of
Philanthropy Team Mobilizing Thousands of Pet Lovers to Protest Tennessee Mayor and Fire Chief
Offbeat  (tags: philanthropy team, protest, fire chief, mayor, refusal to attend house fire, pet deaths, protest )

- 2600 days ago -
The Philanthropy Team, LLC - an Arizona-based company specializing in helping non profit animal shelters, today announced that it is mobilizing thousands of pet lovers nationwide to demand the termination of South Fulton, Tennessee's Mayor David Crocker
A Letter to Corky
Offbeat  (tags: sadness, orca, corky, captive, imprisoned, protest, advocats )

- 2601 days ago -
Corky was an Orca held captive at Marine World Africa USA in Vallejo, California. Along with others, I protested against keeping Orcas and other marine mammals in captivity. In the wild, their average lifespan is between 50 - 80 years. In captivity it
About 100 Arrested In Mountaintop Mining Protest....Protestors Say Blowing Up Mountains For Coal Poisons People
Offbeat  (tags: environment, humans, protection, protest, habitat, destruction, protection )

- 2609 days ago -
WASHINGTON -- About 100 people were arrested Monday outside the White House while protesting against mountaintop removal mining, temporarily trading their freedom for a chance to highlight what they consider an environmental calamity. (story & slideshow)

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