Protest

Protest, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

  • Belly Mujinga: Tens of thousands of people gather in Hyde Park to protest against the abuse of the rights of Black people across the world and to call for an end to systemic racism and police brutality on 03 June, 2020
    People

    Over a million people have signed the ‘Justice for Belly Mujinga’ petition

  • People

    Ellen Pompeo wants to know why police are carrying machine guns at anti-racism protests

  • lack Lives Matter protests
    Life

    How to support the Black Lives Matter movement if you can’t attend a protest

Latest Stories

Blackout Tuesday: write to your MP.
Life

Posted a black square? Write to your MP next – here’s how

Here are the demands we should make to our local MP.

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Hollie Richardson
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People hold placards as they join a spontaneous Black Lives Matter march through central London to protest the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis and in support of the demonstrations in North America on May 31, 2020 in London, United Kingdom.
Life

The most powerful photos from London’s anti-racism protest

Thousands of people have marched across the city in protest after George Floyd’s death at the hands of a white police officer.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Joe Biden
People

Joe Biden’s advisor took down a protestor at his rally – proving not all heroes wear capes

“Who needs secret service when you have Symone Sanders?”

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Jessica Rapana
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Misbehaviour: Keira Knightley as Sally Alexander
People

Keira Knightley knows why you don’t want to see her new film

Think you know what Misbehaviour is about? Think again.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Harriet Marsden
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Women’s March 2020: Everything you need to know

Today’s Women’s March is all about inclusivity

US Open: Serena Williams reacts after defeating Petra Martic during the fourth round of the 2019 US Open
People

The most powerful feminist moments of 2019

This emotionally-charged video will definitely inspire you to keep fighting the good feminist fight.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Sally Field
People

Sally Field had this important message to share before being arrested

She joined Jane Fonda on Friday.

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Hollie Richardson
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Greta Thunberg
Opinion

“Stop calling Greta Thunberg an ‘inspiration’ – it’s more damaging than you realise”

The teenage climate activist has rejected an environmental award, and for good reason.

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Lauren Geall
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Jane Fonda being arrested for protesting against climate change in Washington DC.
People

The internet is in love with this video of Jane Fonda accepting a BAFTA award while being arrested

“Thank you! I’m sorry I’m not there!” the actor shouted over the shoulders of the police.

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Lauren Geall
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global climate strike
Long Reads

Global climate strike: Everything you need to know about today’s protest

Today, thousands of people around the world will walk out of work to protest global warming. Here’s what you need to know about joining them.

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Holly Gillibrand
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A group of women protesting and holding a sign that reads: "Islamophobia is not freedom"
People

Female activists praised for defiant protest against France’s burkini ban

Women from the rights group Alliance Cityoenne dressed in burkinis and went for a swim in Grenoble.

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Almara Abgarian
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Tiffany Haddish is taking a powerful stance against anti-abortion legislation in Georgia

Now that Georgia has passed its “heartbeat” abortion bill into law, more than 50 stars, producers and writers have refused to work in the state.

Life

Switzerland's women are marching for equality and we're all behind them

“We rise up against racism, sexism, homophobia and transphobia”

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Chloe Gray
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Life

Sudan crisis: This is why everyone has a blue profile picture on social media right now

#BlueForSudan shows the positive power of social media.

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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Kamala Harris
People

This video of a protester interrupting Kamala Harris isn't harmless, it's terrifying

For many women, watching this video is chilling.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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feminist banana protest
Life

The brilliant reason so many women are sharing banana selfies on Instagram

#Bananaselfie

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Hollie Richardson
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Visible Women

Stylist editor-in-chief joins Emma Watson to demand protection for women’s rights activists

Some 76 women have asked governments around the world to increase the support for women’s rights organisations and activists speaking out against injustice

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

Catch up on all the action from the 2019 #March4Women – as it happened

Couldn’t make it to the #March4Women event on Sunday? Check out Stylist’s live blog here.

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Stylist Team
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Pip Cook
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A teenager is leading thousands in protest against climate change

Greta Thunberg is inspiring a new generation of climate activists

Bread and Roses Rally | The Women's March London
Life

The 2019 Women’s March on London – as it happened

Couldn’t make it to the ‘Bread and Roses’ Women’s March on Saturday? Check out Stylist’s live blog here.

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Stylist Team
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