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Airport protests against Muslim ban spread across the U.S. via social media

Airport protests against Muslim ban spread across the U.S. via social media Organising on social media under the hashtag #MuslimBan, Americans gathered at airports across the country Saturday to protest President Donald Trump's travel ban on Muslim immigrants.Kennedy International Airport (JFK) was flooded with hundreds of protestors.

All the best protest signs from the weekend of Muslim ban demonstrations

All the best protest signs from the weekend of Muslim ban demonstrations While the Women's March took place in streets and parks, the Muslim ban protests extended to major airports across the U.There were also signs protesting Trump directly and calling for his impeachment.

Seth Meyers takes his 'Closer Look' at Trump's 'sloppy and discriminatory' Muslim ban

Seth Meyers takes his 'Closer Look' at Trump's 'sloppy and discriminatory' Muslim ban Here's the Seth Meyers break down we've been waiting for.In the segment's latest edition, the Late Night host takes "A Closer Look" at the second consecutive weekend of nationwide protests against Donald Trump - and more specifically, at the "sloppy and discriminatory" ban he issued against refugees and visitors from seven majority-Muslim countries.

So many people decided to #DeleteUber the company had to automate the process

So many people decided to #DeleteUber the company had to automate the process If you thought your weekend hangover was hard to deal with, be thankful you're not Uber.#DeleteUber swept the social media landscape as angry, now-former Uber users shared their reasons for deleting the app.

Beautiful photo of Jewish and Muslim families bonding at protest will give you hope

Beautiful photo of Jewish and Muslim families bonding at protest will give you hope The photograph shows two families: two fathers and their two children — interacting, smiling and holding up signs in the midst of the protest.On the left, a Muslim family — Fatim Yildirim of Schaumburg, Illinois, carrying his 7-year-old daughter, Meryem, on his shoulders.

Meet the woman making consumer boycotts great again

Meet the woman making consumer boycotts great again She put a twist on Donald Trump’s vulgar words with her #GrabYourWallet campaign, which quickly spread across social media.The company was clearly shaken by the experience; it spent the next couple days running digital ads touting Kalanick's opposition to Trump's ban and launching PR-friendly shows of support for affected drivers.

/pol/ sets the record straight

/pol/ sets the record straight File: (26 KB, 320x480)ftfw black and was at the LIE Berkley protests defending Milo and all of the nummie Antipas were dead ass afraid of meand I even blathered one in the head after he bumped into meAdmit it moi!You guys want negro strength when it is on your sideI don' t have a problem with black people unlike most of mot’.

New Facebook bot helps you find upcoming protests near you

New Facebook bot helps you find upcoming protests near you The bot will also alert you when new protests pop up.We felt we could contribute by creating a bot that helps people get organized," he said.

Holiday takes an anti-Trump turn with #NotMyPresidentsDay protests

Holiday takes an anti-Trump turn with #NotMyPresidentsDay protests The annual President's Day holiday had a distinct Donald Trump touch in 2017 thanks to a series of protests around the country where participants transformed the anti-Trump #NotMyPresident hashtag into a #NotMyPresidentsDay rallying call." Meanwhile, protesters around the country were less festive, taking to the streets to protest the president.

Why this Indian state banned Pepsi and Coke and then revoked it

Why this Indian state banned Pepsi and Coke and then revoked it Yes, the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu cannot make up its mind on how to deal with international beverage-makers Pepsi and Coca-Cola that were accused of exploiting ground water resources.In January, the Tamil Nadu traders’ association announced that it would stop selling soft drinks manufactured by MNCs including Pepsi and Coke from March 1 and promote local beverages instead.

This photographer is documenting the resistance — and donating the pictures

This photographer is documenting the resistance — and donating the pictures A freelance photographer with a full plate of scheduled headshots and concerts to shoot, Moriya has recently taken on a new gig: documenting the resistance to President Donald Trump and his administration.He calls it the Resistance Photography Project, and he's donating his most striking images to nonprofits, free of charge, to use on their websites and social platforms.

Los Angeles' LGBTQ pride will be replaced by a protest march

Los Angeles' LGBTQ pride will be replaced by a protest march If you've been to Los Angeles' gay pride parade before, chances are you've seen just as many glistening butts covered by glitter thongs as you have traditional protest signs.This year, pride prganizers have teamed up with LGBT Resist March planned for June 11th in major cities all across the country.

The story behind the viral picture of a young woman's arrest in Russia

The story behind the viral picture of a young woman's arrest in Russia The biggest was in Moscow, where around 8,000 people, including opposition leader Alexei Navalny and many young people, took part in an unsanctioned demonstration.Some people immediately compared it to Raphael's famed "The Deposition" painting: "I followed the event shooting as news photographers usually do.

Daily News: Apr-20-2017

Daily News: Apr-20-2017 The Hajime malware family, which was first uncovered [PDF] by Rapidity Networks researchers last fall, is increasingly competing with the Mirai botnet to infect Internet of Things (IoT) devices.Symantec estimates that Hajime's peer-to-peer network numbers in the tens of thousands of devices, with the majority of infections in Brazil, Iran, Thailand and the Russian Federation.

Attend the March for Science without ever leaving your couch

Attend the March for Science without ever leaving your couch On Saturday, tens of thousands of scientists and fans of reason will take to the streets in more than 500 demonstrations planned around the world as part of the first-ever March for Science.But even if you can't make it to a march in person, a livestream of the festivities in Washington, D.

The science march is about 'hope' for a fact-based future

The science march is about 'hope' for a fact-based future In cities all over the world Saturday, scientists and fans of fact and reason have come out in droves to support science.We went to the New York City March for Science to ask people exactly what brought them into the streets to march in support of science.

Ms. Frizzle spotted at Science Marches across the globe

Ms. Frizzle spotted at Science Marches across the globe The Magic School Bus took some very important field trips this Earth Day, making stops at Marches for Science across the world.As science lovers joined together at more than 500 events on Saturday to get their voices heard, everyone's favorite eccentric, fictional science teacher, Ms.