Demonstrators

UC Davis Pepper-Spraying Cop Gets $38K Settlement
Filmed spraying a row of seated protesters, John Pike filed a lawsuit claiming anxiety and depression after video outrage. Read more...
Anti-capitalist demonstrators from the Blockupy movement paralysed Germany's financial center on Friday, cutting off access to the European Central Bank and Deutsche Bank's headquarters. Read more...
A jury acquitted a dozen Occupy Philadelphia demonstrators Tuesday -- and the judge shook their hands -- in their appeal of misdemeanor convictions stemming from 2011 arrests during a sit-in at a Wells Fargo Bank branch. Read more...
A federal judge has approved a $1 million settlement of a class-action lawsuit filed by demonstrators who were pepper-sprayed during a protest at the University of California, Davis in 2011. Via: Under the settlement, UC agreed Read more...
Hundreds of demonstrators swarmed the Capitol Hill office of the National Rifle Association on Monday to denounce the powerful lobby and push for new gun controls in response to Friday’s killing of 27 people, including 20 elementary school children, in Newtown, Connecticut. Read more...

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On Sunday, September 2, 2012, hundreds of demonstrators marched through Charlotte, NC to protest before the opening of the 2012 Democratic National Convention. Read more...
Although you didn't hear all that much about this in the corporate media, there were indeed activists, protesters and Occupiers at the Republican National Convention in Tampa. From The Nation: Hundreds of senior citizens, religious leaders, Read more...
Occupy Wall Street didn't just go to sleep on November 17th and wake up on May 1st. Since its triumphant trek across the Brooklyn Bridge, the movement has been marching, occupying, organizing—and training. Warm-ups at Zuccotti Park each Read more...
Sheriff's deputies tried twice this week to evict Occupy Minnesota supporters from a foreclosed home they were defending... Read more...
German police Wednesday have cleared the Occupy Frankfurt encampment that has been in place since October 2011, ahead of scheduled anti-capitalism protests this weekend. Via: German authorities on Wednesday cleared out a group of Read more...