BRAZIL. Rio de Janeiro. February 2017. An anti-government demonstrator walks past a burning bus after clashing with riot police during a protest against the state government’s plan to limit public spending.
Huwaida Arraf, co-founder of the International Solidarity Movement blocks IDF soldiers from shooting at protesting Palestinians in the occupied West Bank, saying “You’re shooting at kids, don’t you understand that? Just pull back!“
So, if you and your armed buddies take over a Federal building, and desecrate Native American artifacts, you’re a protestor. If you hold up a sign, or kneel during the National Anthem, you’re a thug. Got it! I’m glad we cleared that up.
VENEZUELA. Caracas. April 6, 2017. A demonstrator protects himself after a tear gas canister fired by police riot crashed against his skateboard during a protest. Tens of thousands of demonstrators shut down Venezuela’s capital on Thursday, blocking the city’s main artery to protest what they call an attempted coup by the socialist administration.
Satmadınız mı? Elma ağaçlarını Serçeleri Fırınları Şelaleleri Satmadınız mı elinizdeki şiir kitaplarını? Ve çocukların gülüşlerini Satmadınız mı ney inlemelerini? Elbiselerinize kadar işlemiş olan Ve ezginin vuruşlarını Satmadınız mı Cenneti? Bir harabede yaşamak için..
Nizar Kabbani - Masalsız çocuklar
Görsel : Birol Üzmez
From a strike by Coal Miners. It was one of the most crowded protests by 70,000 protesters, January 1991, Zonguldak, Turkey.
Protesters shout slogans during a rally against the referendum results in Istanbul, Turkey. Media reports Turkish President Erdogan won a narrow lead of the ‘Yes’ vote in unofficial results. The proposed reform would change the country’s parliamentarian system of governance into a presidential one, which the opposition denounced as giving more power to Turkish President Erdogan. Cem Turkel/EPA
Peter and David Turnley in Tiananmen Square, 1989.
4th marks the 26th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Massacre as
Chinese troops cracked down on civilian and student demonstrators
holding a pro-democracy and pro-reform occupation in the center of
Beijing’s Tiananmen Square. Brothers, identical twins and Corbis contributors, Peter and David Turnley were witnesses to this grave and historical event.
USA. Missouri. Ferguson. August 13, 2014. A demonstrator throws back a tear gas container after police worked to break up a group of bystanders who were protesting the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown.