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Protesters overtake the freeway in Los Angeles, California, May 27, 2020.

Protesters overtake major Los Angeles freeway and clash with California Highway Patrol

A highway patrol cruiser parked alongside an injured protester, only to have its rear windshield shattered.
A militia group with no political affiliation from Michigan stands in front of the Governors office after protesters occupied the state capitol building during a vote to approve the extension of Governor Gretchen Whitmer's emergency declaration/stay-at-home order due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, at the state capitol in Lansing, Michigan, U.S. April 30, 2020.

Because of Michigan’s gun laws, protesters were allowed to carry their assault weapons into the state capitol — but not their protest...

It's legal to carry a weapon openly in public spaces in Michigan — mainly because there are no laws explicitly against doing so.

Jill Biden blocked protesters from storming the stage as her husband, Joe Biden, made his Super Tuesday victory speech

The protesters represented the animal-rights group Direct Action Everywhere, which crashed the stage at a Bernie Sanders rally last month.

Topless dairy industry protesters crashed the stage at a Bernie Sanders rally

One protester grabbed a microphone to say she was Sanders' "biggest supporter" but pleaded that he "stop pumping up the dairy industry."
An Iranian man holds-up a placard at a demonstration in Tehran on January 11 2020 for the victims of the Flight 752 crash.

Iranian protesters angry over the downing of Ukrainian Flight 752 claim they were met with bullets and tear gas, as police deny shooting demonstrators...

Protesters took aim at Iran's leadership over the weekend after Iran admitted to shooting down a commercial plane, killing 176, after days of denial.
US President Donald Trump speaks during the 9th Shale Insight Conference at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center on October 23, 2019, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Trump taunted protesters confronted by supporters during Pittsburgh speech: ‘Don’t hurt them, please!’

"Don't hurt them, don't hurt them please," Trump told supporters. "They don't know they're dealing with very tough people in this room.
Masked up members of Anonymous.

12 US states and 7 countries that have barred protesters from wearing masks

Hong Kong is not the first place to bar protesters from wearing masks. Here are some other countries where it's illegal for protesters to wear masks.
Activists protest in front of Palantir's cafeteria in Palo Alto, CA

Protesters blocked Palantir’s cafeteria to pressure the $20 billion big data company to drop its contracts with ICE

The Coalition to Close the Concentration Camps Bay Area organized a protest at Palantir's cafeteria in Palo Alto to push it to drop its ICE contracts.
Protesters occupy the train at the Laiking MTR Station during a protest to prevent commuters from reaching work on August 05, 2019 in Hong Kong, China.

12 photos show abandoned streets, deserted subway trains, and a near empty Disneyland as citywide protests shut down Hong Kong

Citywide protests organized by the pro-democracy movement held on Monday brought Hong Kong to a standstill.

Here’s what you need to know about Palantir, the secretive $20 billion data-analysis company whose work with ICE is dragging Amazon into controv...

Palantir has been facing backlash for providing software to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), which has been targeting undocumented families.