Tag: #LawofProtest

  • Is protesting during the pandemic an ‘essential’ right that should be protected?

    Is protesting during the pandemic an ‘essential’ right that should be protected?

    By Maria O’Sullivan Protests are increasingly breaking out around the world as people begin to chafe against lockdown restrictions to prevent the spread of COVID-19. In the US, President Donald Trump is fuelling the spread of protest movements nationwide with tweets to “liberate” certain states. This month, car convoy protests were also held here in Australia, as well as in Poland and Brazil. […]