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Column: What is Going on in My Country? The Rise of Intolerance and of Intolerance to the Intolerance in Italy
21Jan

Column: What is Going on in My Country? The Rise of Intolerance and of Intolerance to the Intolerance in Italy

Up to a few decades ago, protests were mainly aimed at the expansion and recognition of human rights. Nowadays, along with the spread of...

#IDidNotWantToDie The Petition to Criminalize Domestic Violence in Russia
21Jan

#IDidNotWantToDie The Petition to Criminalize Domestic Violence in Russia

The decriminalization of domestic violence in 2017 and the unfair treatment of women in court cases, have sparked many protests on...

Racism, Rumours, Revolution! The Brixton Riots
21Jan

Racism, Rumours, Revolution! The Brixton Riots

Riot relevance In the notoriously colourful decade of fashionably and musically iconic innovation, and the decade in which Rick Astley...

‘GOD SAVE THE QUEEN’ Heavy Music as the Driving Force of Artistic Protest in Brexit Britain
21Jan

‘GOD SAVE THE QUEEN’ Heavy Music as the Driving Force of Artistic Protest in Brexit Britain

The Sex Pistols gig at the Lesser Free Trade Hall in Manchester in 1976 has been the centre of discussion in musicology as having “split...

Free Concerts to Protest
21Jan

Free Concerts to Protest

Protests do not always mean chanting, banners and the likely case of being arrested. Lately, there have been protests where musicians...