Civil Unrest

BREAKING NEWS: At least six people injured in shooting at Nashville church

Sunday, September 24, 2017
By Paul Martin

Shooting happened at Burnett Chapel Church of Christ in Nashville A 911 dispatcher said the scene was still active as of 11.40am The condition of those injured in the shooting is unknown; also unclear if police have arrested the gunman or if there is more than one shooter The church hosts weekly service at... »

German Establishment Routed: AfD Second In Former East Germany; Result “Less Market Friendly Than Expected”

Sunday, September 24, 2017
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com Sep 24, 2017 The first sellside comments on today’s German elections – which as a reminder was a disaster for the German establishment, following the worst showing for the CDU/CSU since 1949 and the worst result for the SPD since 1945 with support for both parties tumbling since the 2013... »

In Major Disappointment, Merkel Wins German Election Despite Worst Result Since 1949; AfD Surges To Enters Parliament

Sunday, September 24, 2017
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com Sep 24, 2017 The German polls have officially closed, and the first exit polls numbers come in, confirming the expected fourth victory for Angela Merkel’s CDU/CSU, however getting a unexpectedly low 32.5% of the vote, which according to Europe Elects was the worst result for Merkel’s CDU/CSU (EPP) since 1949.... »

‘High school coaches across America today who are punished for leading their players in prayer’: White House officials back President Trump in face-off with NFL players taking the knee during National Anthem

Sunday, September 24, 2017
By Paul Martin

By Nikki Schwab, U.S. Political Reporter DailyMail.com 24 September 2017 President Trump’s Treasury secretary and director of legislative affairs backed their boss Sunday as the president continued to war with NFL players taking the knee during the national anthem. ‘I think the reality is that there are high school coaches across America today who... »

Kneeling protests spread amid Trump’s feud with athletes: Stevie Wonder kneels ‘for America’ at Central Park gig – and Oakland A’s catcher becomes the first baseball player to take a knee during the national anthem

Sunday, September 24, 2017
By Paul Martin

An Oakland Athletics baseball player became the first major leaguer to take a knee during the national anthem on Saturday Bruce Maxwell knelt as he held his baseball cap against the left side of his torso during the national anthem before his team’s game at the Oakland Coliseum In New York, pop music legend... »

More NFL stars kneel in defiance of Trump as he says they should be FIRED and urges fans to BOYCOTT the league in growing feud with athlete

Sunday, September 24, 2017
By Paul Martin

Baltimore Ravens and Jacksonville Jaguars players took a knee in defiance of Donald Trump ahead of their game in London on Sunday Trump had called for fans to boycott the NFL in a series of tweets early Sunday He said fans should stop going to games until players stop ‘disrespecting our flag and country’... »

‘Macron, You Are Done!’ Paris Residents Take to Streets to Protest New Labor Law

Saturday, September 23, 2017
By Paul Martin

SputnikNews.com 23.09.2017 While German voters prepare to make the most important decision over the last couple years – electing their new chancellor – equally dramatic events are being unveiled in neighboring France. Tens of thousands of French activists are protesting controversial labor law reforms adopted by French President Emmanuel Macron on September 22 that... »

Didn’t want you here anyway! Trump WITHDRAWS invitation to NBA champions Golden State Warriors to visit the White House after star player Steph Curry said he didn’t want to go

Saturday, September 23, 2017
By Paul Martin

Donald Trump has withdrawn the Golden State Warriors’ invitation to visit The White House after Steph Curry ‘hesitated’ ‘Going to the White House is considered a great honor,’ Trump tweeted Saturday However Warriors head coach Steve Kerr said the customary invitation to the defending NBA champions had never been extended Typically the title holders... »

Defiant Catalans Block Spain’s Military Boats From Landing; Spain Seizes “.CAT” Domain

Saturday, September 23, 2017
By Paul Martin

by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk.com, ZeroHedge.com Sep 23, 2017 Spain’s plan to send boatloads of military police to Catalonia to prevent its independence referendum has backfired with dockers in two ports staging a boycott and a third refusing access. The Express writes Police boats Blocked by Catalan ports as unrest threatens to Rip Spain... »

Spain in CRISIS: Troops sent in as 40,000 protest over ‘WAR’ on Catalan independence vote

Thursday, September 21, 2017
By Paul Martin

MORE than 40,000 people have gathered in Barcelona to protest over the Catalan independence vote as the Spanish Government sends in troops to deal with the activists. By LAURA MOWAT Express.co.uk Thu, Sep 21, 2017 The protesters in Barcelona and Catalonia are angry at the crackdown on a separatist-led referendum on independence for the... »