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Scotland Yard shows contempt for peaceful protest, arresting republicans hours before coronation3 min read
Scotland Yard is accused of violating the right to protest after arresting the head of a republican movement and other organisers of a peaceful demonstration before the coronation.
Shouldn’t the French get with the script?4 min read
The state in France can’t afford to pay for the French to play boules and drink pastis for a quarter-century.
Retirement rage: French fury fueled by reform3 min read
France raised the minimum retirement age from 62 to 64, causing protests and strikes. The reform is to prevent a pension deficit. Other countries are also raising their retirement ages.
Victory in Tbilisi: Protesters force ruling party to rescind law threatening Georgia’s EU membership2 min read
People took to the streets of Tbilisi, Georgia to protest a new law threatening efforts to join the European Union.
Anti-monarchy protesters arrested – What the law says5 min read
Police may not have been justified in making arrests over breach of the peace and public order as being provoked by a simple sign proclaiming “not my king” is probably not reasonable.