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Furious Anti-Trump Protesters Clash with Police in Portland, Ore.

Nov 12
Protests against Donald Trump's election victory surged and grew violent overnight.

Dozens of Pipeline Protesters Arrested in Latest Skirmish

By Blake Nicholson | Nov 12
Law officers arrested about three dozen Dakota Access oil pipeline protesters in a confrontation Friday that also shut down a state highway.

Pipeline Protest Site A City Unto Itself with School, Meals

By James MacPherson | Sep 18
Tribal flags, horses, tents, hand-built shelters and teepees dominate one of the biggest, newest communities in North Dakota, built in a valley on federal land near the confluence of the Missouri and Cannonball rivers.

Police Demonstrations Inspire New Protest Songs

By Lisa Leff | Dec 12
Stop. Hey, what's that sound? Protest songs are taking their place alongside chants of "I can't breathe" and "Hands up, don't shoot" as demonstrators raise their voices to condemn the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of police.

Police Protests Draw Old, Young, White and Black

By Adam Geller | Dec 10
Across the country, protesters angered at the killing of unarmed black men by white police officers have turned out in recent days, many in cities far removed from where the most highly publicized cases have played out.

Russia Approves Official Gay Rights Protest

By Winnie McCroy | May 9
For the first time since enacting their federal anti-gay laws last summer, officials in Russia have agreed to allow gay rights activists to hold a protest.

Cleveland Cabbies Protest 'Gay Games' Promotional Campaign

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 14
Cleveland's cabbies have reportedly refused to drive their cabs, protesting Cleveland Hopkins International Airport taxi's rooftop signs promoting the LGBT Gay Games.

Former State Senator Hides in Statehouse Closet

Mar 19
Former state Sen. Nicole LeFavour hid in an Idaho Statehouse closet for more than five hours as part of her effort to persuade Republican lawmakers to update the Idaho Human Rights Act.

Idaho Gay Rights Protesters Jailed After Vigil Attempt

Mar 7
he leader of the Add the Words group and two other gay activists were arrested at the Idaho Capitol late Thursday night after police nixed their plan to hold an all-night vigil inside the building.

7 Gay Rights Activists Arrested During Idaho Capitol Protest

Feb 20
Idaho State Police arrested six people for trespassing and another for misdemeanor battery after three dozen gay rights protesters blocked entrances to the Idaho Senate.

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