During a rally in Kabul, activists wore masks depicting the face of the 27-year-old, who was beaten to death by a mob after being wrongly accused of burning a Qur’an. Protesters also used #JusticeForFarkhunda.
A group called National Action burned an Israeli flag and generally made a nuisance of itself on Newcastle’s Quayside.
An angry mob broke into a prison compound in northeast India, dragged out a rape suspect, and beat him to death, according to CNN. Warning: An image in this post is extremely graphic.
A group of demonstrators chanted in the street Wednesday night outside the Ferguson Police Department. Photos and videos showed police apparently arresting several people.
“Heroes never die,” read some of the banners at the march in memory of Boris Nemtsov.
An attorney for the widow of Antonio Zambrano-Montes, who was shot dead by police in February, withdrew the $25 million claim filed against the officers for using excessive force. He said the claim would be refiled after further investigation.
The march was the first major rally there since protest camps were dismantled by authorities in December.
Left-wing activist Shaimaa Sabagh was killed during a demonstration in downtown Cairo. Warning: this post contains graphic images.
The art of photography is an amazing tool used by journalists all over the world. Some images they create can make you laugh, cry, or enter a state of awe. Others are just aesthetically beautiful and pleasing to the eye. These are some of the most amazing images from this week created by hardworking photographers all over the globe. (Some viewers may find some of the images disturbing.)
Last month, some members of the New York Police Department publicly turned their backs on Mayor Bill de Blasio. We asked New Yorkers: Should they have turned their backs on him?
Today marks one month since the massacre of 132 schoolchildren in Peshawar. Meet the 27-year-old lawyer who is bent on prosecuting the Taliban and unveiling their sympathisers in the country, despite several threats to his life.
A verdict in the latest case against Alexey Navalny was due to be delivered on Jan. 15 — but as a planned protest on the date grew, the court has suddenly changed the date for tomorrow.
Protesters in Los Angeles took to Beverly Boulevard for the Millions March LA. In New York, protesters called for justice for Akai Gurley.
New York City has been gripped by protests ever since a Staten Island grand jury decided to not indict an NYPD officer in the chokehold death of Eric Garner. Here are some of the most powerful scenes.
The page called for a demonstration in support of Alexei Navalny, but was no longer visible Saturday in Russia.
U.S. lawyer Michael Garcia spent two years investigating corruption in soccer’s world governing body, only to complain that FIFA’s summary of his ultimate findings was “incomplete and erroneous.”
Thousands packed Pennsylvania Avenue to memorialize recent victims and call for policy changes.
Thousands are taking to the streets of the Washington D.C. and New York to demonstrate against recent police action against minorities, including the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.
Amidst protests against police brutality, Daniel José Older returns to a favorite novel and explores the misreading of rage.
Each week, journalists all over the world produce photographs that make you laugh or cry, while others are aesthetically beautiful. These are some of the week’s most amazing images created by hardworking photographers all over the globe.
BuzzFeed News spoke to British adult performers about the Westminster demonstration.
A judge delivered a legal victory to protesters Thursday, saying police have to warn protesters and give them time to disperse before firing tear gas.
A single mother in South Los Angeles just went on strike for the first time. This is what the fight for a living wage and a union actually looks like.
The staffers raised their hands on the steps of the Capitol Building in Washington, D.C., to show solidarity with protesters and families of the black men who were killed by white police officers.
“This is what due process looks like: it is messy, it can be long and it can be frustrating.”
“Dozens” were arrested in Cuba, local human rights watchers reported.
Activists with the environmental group placed a banner next to the ancient Nazca Lines ground markings.
Outrage against UK porn restrictions has reached a climax.
Monday night’s Brooklyn Nets and Cleveland Cavaliers game at Barclays Center drew protesters speaking out against Eric Garner’s death. Britain’s royal couple were also scheduled to attend.
For a second day, demonstrations over recent police killings of unarmed black men turned violent in Berkeley, California.