China Airlines ground crews call for end to pilot strike in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- China Airlines (CAL) ground crew members gathered in Taipei this afternoon to call for an end to a pilot strike organized by the Pilot Union Taoyuan as they accused EVA Air emp...

German police end neo-Nazi concert after violence, injuries

BERLIN (AP) — German police have ended a far-right concert early after eight officers were slightly injured by neo-Nazis throwing bottles and rocks at them. The German news agency dp...

Foreign minister to Germans: get off the couch, fight racism

CHEMNITZ, Germany (AP) — Germany's foreign minister has told his fellow countrymen they're too lazy when it comes to battling racism and fighting for democracy. Heiko Maas said Sunda...

The Latest: German far-right groups stage 'mourning march'

CHEMNITZ, Germany (AP) — The Latest on anti-migrant protests in Germany after the fatal stabbing of a German citizen (all times local): 6:25 p.m. Thousands of far-r...

The Latest: Police will screen for weapons at Portland rally

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Latest on protests in Portland, Oregon (all times local): 10 a.m. Police in Portland, Oregon, say there will be "weapon screening location...

Facebook page's removal angers Washington protest organizers

SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — Organizers of a counter-protest of a white supremacist rally in the nation's capital say they are shocked and upset that Facebook disabled their event's page this week, sayin...

Protesters converge at Nat. Taiwan University after controversial decision on president-elect

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A nationwide debate concerning government interference in the internal affairs of the country’s universities erupted into tense protests on the campus of National Ta...

Confederate flag-bearing trucks park outside Michigan school

AUBURN, Mich. (AP) — Pickup trucks bearing Confederate flags have been parking across from a high school in central Michigan, leading some students to counter-protest against racism and bigotry. ...

Pro-Putin youth group to form counter-protest squads

MOSCOW (AP) — The youth wing of Russia's dominant party says it will begin training groups of activists to mobilize quickly to conduct counterdemonstrations to opposition protests. D...

Tunisian women march for equal inheritance rights

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisian women have demonstrated to demand equal inheritance rights, amid national debate over the issue that has reverberated around the Muslim world. Under a ...

For rival camps in abortion debate, a weekend to mobilize

Activists on both sides of the abortion debate will be rallying and marching over the next few days in their annual show of force, while looking ahead to the coming year with a mix of combativeness an...

Right-wing firebrand vows to hold rally at UC Berkeley

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Free Speech Week is officially canceled, but the controversy surrounding the campus event will likely not end as right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos vows to appear at an unsa...

Gender diversity art show closed over protests in Brazil

SAO PAULO (AP) — An art exhibition on gender diversity has been cancelled in Brazil in response to social media protests. Conservative groups have campaigned against the show and the...

Police say 39 people detained over neo-Nazi march in Berlin

BERLIN (AP) — Berlin police say 39 people were detained Saturday in connection with a far-right march commemorating the 30th anniversary of the death of high-ranking Nazi official Rudolf Hess. ...

Northern California officials brace for political rallies

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Northern California authorities are bracing for politically charged protests in the coming weeks amid growing concerns of violence after the recent events in Charlottesville, V...