Watch Bolivians Protest A Change In The Simpsons' Broadcast Time Slot

Protests aren't always symbolic. Sometimes they bring about real change ... like the recent outcry in Bolivia over network Unitel's decision to change the time slot for its daily Simpsons broadcast. Nearly 2,000 protestors (mostly youthful, some in costume) convinced the channel to re-think its decision. » 2/12/15 12:00pm 2/12/15 12:00pm

An Interactive Timeline of Every Protest on the Earth Since 1979

Using a wealth of data amassed by The Global Database of Events, Language, and Tone (GDELT) and tools made available through CartoDB, political scientist John Beieler has created a captivating animated map of global protest since 1973. » 8/23/13 9:30am 8/23/13 9:30am

Leafcutter ants carry signs made out of leaves in a tiny protest rally

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the World Wildlife Fund, these ants have taken up leafy signs, laser-cut with phrases like "Save trees!" and "Ban the saw!" and marched in their own protest rally. » 7/14/13 9:00am 7/14/13 9:00am

Galactus is Nigh: Counter-Protestors Warn of the Comic-Con Apocalypse

While it's nothing on the scale of 2010's grand, nerdy San Diego Comic-Con counter-protest of the Westboro Baptist Church, the Galactus is Nighs team is keeping that spirit alive with their own faux-religious placards. They've been collect photos of their sign with various cosplayers on their Facebook page,… » 7/15/12 3:00pm 7/15/12 3:00pm