Protesters in Milan rally for Iranian women’s rights

Protesters gathered in Milan, Italy, on Sunday, September 25, in solidarity with the Iranian people after the death of Mahsa Amini, an Iranian woman detained by the country’s vice squad and died in custody. Video filmed by Twitter user @Tamiloli shows protesters gathered in front of Sforzesco Castle in Milan on Sunday. At least 41 … Read more

Protesters pack Vancouver Art Gallery stairs in solidarity with the Iranian people

Protesters marched on Sunday, September 25 in Vancouver, British Columbia, in solidarity with the Iranian people after the death of Mahsa Amini, an Iranian woman detained by the country’s vice squad and died in custody. Video filmed by Instagram user @arennour shows protesters gathering around the steps of the Vancouver Art Gallery on Sunday. On … Read more

Crowds march in downtown Vancouver in solidarity with Iranian protesters

Protesters marched through downtown Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada, on Sunday, September 25, to protest the death in custody of a 22-year-old woman in Iran. Images taken by Aloïs Gallet show crowds outside the Vancouver Art Gallery. Protests erupted across Iran following the death of Mahsa Amini in police custody after she was arrested by … Read more

Protesters in Milan rally for Iranian women’s rights

Protesters gathered in Milan, Italy, on Sunday, September 25, in solidarity with the Iranian people after the death of Mahsa Amini, an Iranian woman detained by the country’s vice squad and died in custody. Video filmed by Twitter user @Tamiloli shows protesters gathered in front of Sforzesco Castle in Milan on Sunday. At least 41 … Read more

Nearly 100 arrested after anti-mobilization protest in St Petersburg

Nearly 100 people were arrested after an anti-mobilization demonstration in Saint Petersburg, Russia, on Saturday, Sept. 24, local media reported. Footage posted by SOTA shows a number of arrests made by Russian police near Sennaya Square in central Saint Petersburg. OVD-Info, an independent Russian human rights monitor, said 2,353 people have been detained amid protests … Read more

Police spread protest at Iranian embassy in Paris

About 4,000 protesters marched to the Iranian embassy in Paris on Sunday, September 25, following the death in police custody of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini in Iran earlier this month, local media reported. Footage shot near the embassy shows protesters near the embassy as tear gas fills the air. Local media also reported the use of … Read more

Protesters in Iran gather outside the Islamic center of London

Crowds gathered outside an Islamic center in London on Sunday, September 25, to protest the death in police custody of a 22-year-old woman in Iran earlier this month. Footage of activist Maryam Namazie shows crowds and police outside the Islamic Center of England. Protests erupted across Iran after the death of Mahsa Amini, who died … Read more

Protesters in Iran gather outside the Islamic center of London

Crowds gathered outside an Islamic center in London on Sunday, September 25, to protest the death in police custody of a 22-year-old woman in Iran earlier this month. Footage of activist Maryam Namazie shows crowds and police outside the Islamic Center of England. Protests erupted across Iran after the death of Mahsa Amini, who died … Read more

Aboriginal artist David Hudson calls for respect and reform after Queen Elizabeth’s death

Cairns-based Indigenous artist and tourism pioneer David Hudson has a unique perspective on the furore unfolding after the Queen’s death. Most important points: Indigenous man David Hudson believes discussions of late Queen Elizabeth could be respectful while acknowledging monarchy’s shortcomings Anti-monarchy protest organizer Ruby Wharton says her group encourages flag burning to spark expression, anger … Read more

‘Woman, life, freedom’: why we cut our hair to support protesters in Iran

When Soutiam Goodarzi, a 20-year-old from Leeds, saw videos of women in Iran burning hijabs and cutting their hair, she knew she wanted to do the same. Goodarzi was born in Iran and lived there until she was nine. Now a student at Oxford University, she describes the recent protests in Iran – sparked by … Read more