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Climate activists in Berlin glue themselves to airport runway, disrupting air travel

Activists in Germany broke into the Berlin Brandenburg Airport on Thursday and glued themselves to the tarmac in protest of government inaction on climate change. The activists were members of the climate activism group Letzte Generation (Last Generation) and stated that the stunt was staged in protest of greenhouse gas emissions caused by air travel.  … Read more

GREG GUTFELD: Climate change activists ‘win over no one’ with these stunts

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Happy Tuesday, everybody. It’s great to see every one of you except for you over there. So, once again, protesters attacked expensive pieces of art. And no, I’m not talking about my quads, though they are pricey and worth it. This time it’s an Andy Warhol in … Read more

Elon Musk has himself to blame for Twitter ad woes, activists say

Leaders of major civil rights groups are denying accusations made by Elon Musk, who said they broke an agreement with him by encouraging companies to halt advertising on Twitter. Musk tweeted on Tuesday that “a large coalition of political/social activist groups agreed not to try to kill Twitter by starving us of advertising revenue if … Read more

Iranian Forces Unleash Heavy Fire On Protesters, Activists Say

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iranian security forces used heavy gunfire against protesters in a Kurdish town in the country’s west on Monday, killing at least five during an anti-government protest that erupted at the funeral of two people killed the day before, activists said. Videos circulating online show dozens of protesters taking shelter … Read more

Government forces fire on demonstrators say activists

The semiofficial Fars news agency reported protests in Javanrud on Sunday night, saying security forces were fired upon with live ammunition. It said two people were killed and four wounded. Loading Later on Monday, state TV interviewed a local security official, Mohammad Pourhashemi, who blamed the shooting in Javanrud on local gunmen who he said … Read more

RTL Today – Sanem: Activists continue fighting for the preservation of the ‘Bobësch’

Ever since it was revealed that parts of the woodland near Sanem will be cut down to make room for a bypass, activists have made it their mission to protect the beloved woodland. From late July to early August, environmental activists occupied the woodland for a duration of two weeks to protest the construction of a bypass … Read more

Climate activists glue hands to Goya paintings in Spain’s Prado Museum

Climate activists in Spain glued their hands to famous paintings by Francisco de Goya in Madrid’s Prado museum on Saturday.  A video posted to the Twitter account of the campaign group Futuro Vegetal showed a docent asking visitors not to take pictures of the scene.  The impacted works – from the 18th and 19th centuries … Read more

Elon Musk Accuses Activists Of ‘Trying To Destroy Free Speech’ As Advertisers Flee

Twitter owner Elon Musk is blaming activists for advertisers fleeing in droves ― insisting their attempts to “destroy free speech in America,” not his bad business decisions, are hurting the company. Musk admitted in a tweet Friday that Twitter has suffered a “massive drop in revenue” as advertisers fall off. A coalition called Stop Toxic … Read more

‘Massive Drop’ in Twitter Revenue Due to Advertiser Boycotts Sparked by Leftist Activists

Elon Musk, the new owner of Twitter, has reported a “massive drop” in revenues due to advertisers pulling out of the company amid pressure from left-leaning activist organizations. Condemning the efforts to strip Twitter of ad revenue as an attack on free speech, Musk agreed with a political commentator who argued that attempts to appease … Read more