Sen. Marco Rubio says the Chinese Communist Party's reaction to continuing protests against its "zero COVID" policy should be a "wake-up call to the world."
Sabrina Maddeaux: Protests by Chinese youth are about much more than COVID
Here are some notable protests, and public dissent versus China's ruling Communist Party.
Hundreds in NYC take to streets to show support for protests in China (📸: AP Photo/John Minchillo)
It’s been over two months since the death of #MahsaAmini . Over two months of nationwide protests in Iran. Over two months of the regime’s violent crackdown, killing women, men and children who are fighting for freedom. Stand with Iran. Use your voice.
Her name is Hananeh Kian. She was 23 years old when she was shot dead yesterday in Noshahr, Iran. One of the dozens of ppl lost their lives during the recent protests. No justification for excessive & arbitrary use of firearms against people. #حنانه_کیا #مهسا_امینی #Mahsa_Amini
Some protesters, news crews, and medics in Minneapolis found themselves stranded after recent protests: The tires of their cars had been slashed. Many assumed protesters were to blame. But videos reveal a different culprit: the police.
Minnesota police arrest CNN reporter and camera crew as they report from protests in Minneapolis
Just like we've seen in the U.S., the police in Nigeria are responding to protests about police brutality with more police brutality.