Jets chairman: No 'repercussions' for my players if they protest during anthem

  1. Jets chairman: No ‘repercussions’ for my players if they protest during anthem  Washington Post
  2. What NFL owners are saying about their new national anthem policy  Sporting News
  3. NFL raises flag of convenience on national anthem  Los Angeles Times
  4. Jets chairman Christopher Johnson backs players’ right to protest  Newsday
  5. My Father Stood For The Anthem, For The Same Reason That Colin Kaepernick Sits  NPR
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President Trump wanted consequences for NFL players who protest racism before games. Today he got them.

  1. President Trump wanted consequences for NFL players who protest racism before games. Today he got them.  Washington Post
  2. NFL owners adopt new policy on national-anthem protests  Atlanta Journal Constitution
  3. Does the NHL have a national anthem policy? Not specifically  Sporting News
  4. New policy requires on-field players, personnel to stand for anthem  ESPN
  5. My Father Stood For The Anthem, For The Same Reason That Colin Kaepernick Sits  NPR
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Owners agreed that the league can fine a team whose players protest, but that each team will set will its own rules regarding players who want to kneel

The NFL can fine a team whose player protests on the sidelines during the National Anthem, NFL team owners decided Wednesday in Atlanta, a reaction to fierce backlash against some who took a knee in symbolic opposition to systemic oppression of people of color, including by police.


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Sterlite protest LIVE updates: 'Ban Sterlite', clamour grows as Madras HC stays construction of new smelter plant

  1. Sterlite protest LIVE updates: ‘Ban Sterlite’, clamour grows as Madras HC stays construction of new smelter plant  Firstpost
  2. Protests Against a Copper Plant in Southern India Turn Deadly as 12 People Are Killed by Police  TIME
  3. Anti-Sterlite protest: Court halts construction of new copper smelter plant  Khaleej Times
  4. Sterlite protests LIVE: Clashes between locals and police outside Thoothukudi hospital  India TV
  5. States are getting an oil windfall, let them cut VAT  Financial Express
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National Die-In Day: US high schoolers to protest inaction on gun control

National Die-In Day: US high schoolers to protest inaction on gun controlStudents rally in front of the White House to protest gun violence in March. American high school students are organizing a National Die-In Day on 12 June to protest continued government inaction on gun control laws. The action will take place on the second anniversary of the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, Florida, and will include a die-in at noon in front of the Capitol in Washington DC and another in Orlando.


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Arab Israelis in Haifa protest over Gaza killings

Arab Israelis in Haifa protest over Gaza killingsHundreds of Arab Israelis demonstrated Saturday evening in Haifa in solidarity with Gaza, where more than 60 Palestinians have died from Israeli fire in recent days, an AFP reporter said. Protesters shouted “down with the occupation, stop fascism” and denounced the arrests Friday of 19 people in the northern city during a previous rally held in solidarity with Gaza residents. A total of 62 Palestinians have been killed by Israeli gunfire on Monday, when thousands of Palestinians protested as the US officially moved its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem after recognising the disputed city as the capital of Israel.


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Indian Kashmir shutdown to protest Modi visit

Indian Kashmir shutdown to protest Modi visitIndian Kashmir came to a virtual standstill Saturday as separatist groups called for a shutdown to protest a visit by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the Muslim-majority region gripped by deadly new tensions and clashes with rival Pakistan. Shops shut and streets in the main city, Srinagar, were empty except for police and paramilitary patrols as authorities imposed maximum security for Modi’s one-day visit. Authorities cut mobile internet services in the region and ordered a curfew in parts of Srinagar.


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