Source: Reuters – World NewsThousands of environmental activists paralyzed parts of central London on Monday by blocking Marble Arch, Oxford Circus and Waterloo Bridge in a bid to force the government to do more to tackle climate change.
Source: Reuters – World NewsThousands of school students walked out of classes across Australia and New Zealand on Friday in a global student strike to protest against government inaction on climate change.
Source: Reuters – World NewsStudents around the world are expected to skip school on March 15 in order to demonstrate against climate change, taking their cue from Swedish schoolgirl Greta Thunberg whose weekly "school strike for climate" has…
Source: Reuters – World NewsCampaigners for gender equality took to European city streets on Friday to mark International Women’s Day with protests and celebrations – and a royal mother-to-be said she hoped her baby would be a feminist whatever its sex.
Source: Reuters – World NewsGlobal campaigners are showcasing events to mark Women’s Day on Friday with the slogan "a balanced world is a better world" – but in Spain, the gender equality debate is sowing divisions that appear deeper than ever.
Source: Reuters – World NewsWearing purple and raising their fists, hundreds of thousands of women took to the streets of Spanish cities on International Women’s Day on Friday calling for greater gender equality.
Source: Reuters – World NewsThousands of people, mostly women, took to the streets of several Brazilian cities late on Friday, calling for gender equality and an end to violence against women, as well as to criticize Brazil’s far-right president, Jair …
Source: Reuters – World NewsMore than one in three European Jews have considered emigrating over the past five years because they no longer feel safe amid a surge in anti-Semitism, a European Union study showed on Monday.
Source: Reuters – World NewsTens of thousands of Malay Muslims rallied in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday to celebrate the Malaysian government’s refusal to ratify a UN convention against racial discrimination.
Source: Reuters – World NewsCountries must hit China with sanctions over the mass detention of ethnic Uighurs in its western Xinjiang region, hundreds of scholars said on Monday, warning that a failure to act would signal acceptance of "psychologi…