by Stephen D. Melkisethian Police deployed pepper spray and made numerous arrests in a chaotic confrontation blocks from Donald Trump’s inauguration Friday as protesters registered their rage against the new president. Spirited demonstrations unfolded peacefully at various security checkpoints near the Capitol as police helped ticket-holders get through to the inaugural
by alisdare1 A petition trying to block Donald Trump from entering the UK has already gathered over 300,000 names, forcing the UK Parliament to consider bringing the issue to the legislature floor. In the UK, any petition with more than 100,000 signatures is automatically considered for a debate in Parliament.
Some 2,000 anti-Trump protesters rallied in Newcastle, Monday, demanding that the US president be banned from making an official state visit to the UK following his decision to block travellers from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the US. An online petition circulating in the UK calling for Trump to be blocked