36 Powerful Images of Women Protesters Leading from the Front Across the World – December 28, 2019

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Exerpt from:

36 Powerful Images Of Women Protesters Leading From The Front Across The World

Anuj Tiwar, India Times, Dec 26, 2019

https://tinyurl.com/sag7ycc

Celebrating the power and courage of all the women and girls across the world who have to taken to the streets for their beliefs in gender equality, violence and democratic values.

Here are some images of protests where women scripted the victory saga.

1. Jamia Millia Islamia students protesting against Citizenship Act.

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35 more images via: https://goldenageofgaia.com/2019/12/28/36-powerful-images-of-women-protesters-leading-from-the-front-across-the-world/

One Woman Stood Up To 330 Neo-Nazis And Is Now The Face Of Anti-Fascism In Sweden!

One Woman Stood Up To 330 Neo-Nazis And Is Now The Face Of Anti-Fascism In Sweden

at trueactivist.com

This woman single-handedly stood up to 330 violent Neo-Nazis as they protested on the streets in Sweden.
Tess Asplund, a woman from Sweden, has been an activist for 26 years now and said that:

“I normally stand with a raised fist at demonstrations, this is not new to me.”

However, a photo of the brave photographer/activist raising her fist in protest went viral for one iconic reason: she was raising it all alone against 330 marching Neo-Nazis.

Last week, the Neo-Nazis, part of a group called the Nordic Resistance Movement, obtained a permit to demonstrate and did so in Borlange, Dalarna, in central Sweden. The group rallied and marched on the busy streets on International Workers’ Day and were protected by police.

Asplund was taking part in a counter demonstration against the Nazis with a group called Dalarna Against Racism when she saw the Nazis approaching and decided that she could not allow them to walk by without showing her disdain for their movement.

She ran in front of them and put her fist in the air to defy the group. She told The Daily Mail about the moment: http://anonhq.com/customers-horrified-find-animal-flesh-blood-even-beating-heart-faux-leather-products/

“I just felt when they came walking that “you shouldn’t be here” and then one of them stared at me and I stared back. He said nothing and I said nothing, and then the police came and removed me.”