Tag : protest
Benjamin Watson title : NFL Star Benjamin Watson: Trump's Comments on Kneeling Players 'Cut Deep', But God is 'Still on The Throne'
summary : Christian NFL star Benjamin Watson opened up about the pain he felt after President Donald Trump's controversial comments about players who protested racial injustice in the U.S. by taking a knee and said he believes the "Lord will have to have His hand on us when it comes to reconciling our differences."
date : Sep 26, 2017 12:21 PM EDT
Buffalo Bills title : 5 Christian Leaders' Reactions to President Donald Trump, NFL Protest Controversy
summary : Leaders in the Christian community have weighed in on the controversy between President Donald Trump and the NFL and NBA and urged Americans to unite in praying for peace and reconciliation.
date : Sep 25, 2017 11:49 AM EDT
1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown title : China: Thousands Gather to Commemorate 28th Anniversary of Tiananmen Square Massacre
summary : Over the weekend, tens of thousands of people gathered in Hong Kong for a candlelight vigil to mark the 28th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre, which left thousands of people dead and all but snuffed out the democratic movement,
date : Jun 05, 2017 02:34 PM EDT
Sudan title : Sudanese Christian Participating in Peaceful Protest Stabbed to Death; Police Refuse to Intervene
summary : A Sudanese Christian was killed and another stabbed while taking part in a peaceful protest against the government's attempted appropriation of a Christian school.
date : Apr 12, 2017 11:00 AM EDT
2016 Election Protests title : Diverse Christian Leaders Petition for Unity, Urge Believers to Support Election Outcome amid Ongoing Protests
summary : Amid the division and unrest seen across the U.S. following Donald Trump's poll-defying win, a diverse group of Christian leaders are calling for unity - and urging believers of all backgrounds to join them.
date : Nov 16, 2016 12:45 PM EST
Black Lives Matter title : Franklin Graham Offers 'Simple Advice' To Americans Stopped By Police: 'Follow Their Instructions'
summary : Evangelist Franklin Graham has responded to the racial tensions that have resurfaced over the past two years and shared some cautionary advice for Americans of all races when interacting with authorities.
date : Sep 26, 2016 02:09 PM EDT
Colin Kaepernick title : NFL's SF 49ers Colin Kaepernick Kneels during National Anthem, Continuing Protest
summary : San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick knelt with his arms folded during the performance of the U.S. national anthem during a pre-season game in San Diego on Thursday, continuing his protest against racial injustice and police brutality.
date : Sep 04, 2016 09:02 AM EDT
Protest against deportation of refugees title : Christians Arrested In Australia For Protesting Deportation of Migrants after Staging Prayer Rally
summary : Nine Christian leaders of various church groups in Australia have been arrested after staging a prayer rally outside the office of the country's Minister of Justice Michael Keenan. The movement was carried out to protest against Australia's decision to deport over 260 migrants to the off-shore detention facility in Nauru.
date : Feb 18, 2016 09:36 AM EST
Super Bowl 50 title : Super Bowl 50 Celebrates LGBT Gay Marriage, Black Lives Matter
summary : The NFL's Super Bowl 50 halftime show seems to be embedded with political messages. The show's headliner Coldplay came out on stage decked with rainbow colors, and Beyonce's dancers sported black berets--worn by during the '60s and '70s. Some viewers say there's a secret meaning behind the halftime show performances.
date : Feb 09, 2016 03:04 AM EST
Transgender title : 150 High Students in Missouri Stage Protest after Transgender Student Requests Access to Female Locker Room: 'Girl's Rights Matter'
summary : Over 200 students walked out of class at a Missouri high school this week to stage protests after a student, who identifies as a transgender girl, requested access to the girls' locker room and bathrooms when changing for a PE class.
date : Sep 02, 2015 02:06 PM EDT
Protesters title : Hong Kong Student Protest Leaders Plan to Visit Beijing to Bring Issue to China's Premier Li Keqiang
summary : As Hong Kong's student protests continue to heat up this week, protest leaders plan to visit China's capital city to bring the issue directly to Premier Li Keqiang. But the planned trip to Beijing may be thwarted before it can begin. China's Chief Secretary Carrie Lim says that students would be wasting their time coming to the capital if they were only going to repeat their same demands.
date : Nov 14, 2014 05:47 PM EST
Iraqi Christians title : Christians Protest Obama's Lack of Concern For Iraq's Religious Minorities Persecuted by ISIS
summary : Christians will gather in front of the White House this weekend to call on President Obama to respond more fully to the crisis Iraqi Christians are experiencing at the hands of terrorist group ISIS.
date : Aug 08, 2014 11:14 AM EDT