Protest

08.23.15
Twitter bots are trying to silence Mexican protesters
08.23.15

Twitter bots are trying to silence Mexican protesters

Activists frequently count on Twitter to make their voices heard, but mysterious bots are trying to keep those protesters quiet.

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07.06.15
Uber hires guards to protect drivers from protests in South Africa
07.06.15

Uber hires guards to protect drivers from protests in South Africa

Uber has been forced to recruit private security guards to preserve the safety of its drivers in J...

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06.29.15
Uber France CEO taken into custody in wake of protests
06.29.15

Uber France CEO taken into custody in wake of protests

After days of violent protests and defiance on the part of Uber's French management, two of the co...

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06.26.15
Uber defiant in the face of French ridesharing crackdown
06.26.15

Uber defiant in the face of French ridesharing crackdown

French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve today launched a legal action to permanently shut down...

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06.25.15
UberPOP ban proposed in France as protests block airports
06.25.15

UberPOP ban proposed in France as protests block airports

In response to taxi driver's protesting UberPOP by blocking major transportation routes in France,...

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06.01.15
Protesters want Facebook to remove 'fake name' reporting tool
06.01.15

Protesters want Facebook to remove 'fake name' reporting tool

Drag queens, Native Americans, victims of abuse and anyone who'd rather not use their real names o...

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05.28.15
Hawaii's Thirty Meter Telescope could force others to close
05.28.15

Hawaii's Thirty Meter Telescope could force others to close

For one to rise, others must fall. Hawaii's governor David Ige has given his blessing to the contr...

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04.13.15
Holograms replace people in Spanish protests
04.13.15

Holograms replace people in Spanish protests

Spain's imminent Citizen Safety Law isn't exactly protester-friendly -- you can face stiff fines j...

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