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Woman to appear in court after Fourth of July Statue of Liberty protest

Protester supporting against Trump administration immigration policies is apprehended by police after four-hour standoff Police detained a woman who climbed the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty in a Fourth of July protest against the Trump administration’s immigration policies, and she is due to appear in court in New York on Thursday morning. The climber … Read More

Greenpeace activists employed gas disguise on Nelson’s column in pollution objection

Nelson effigy and 17 other bronzes around London given bespoke gas masks to highlight need for improved air quality Two Greenpeace activists have clambered Nelsons column in center London to fit a gas mask to the effigy as part of a city-wide complain over air pollution. Alison Garrigan and Luke Jones scaped its safety and … Read More