Stories tagged: sit-in
Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 11:14 a.m.
An Egyptian court on Saturday sentenced 75 people to death, including top leaders of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood, for their involvement in a 2013 sit-in protest by Islamists that was …
Sat., July 28, 2018, 10:36 a.m.
An Egyptian court sentenced 75 people to death on Saturday, including top figures of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group, for their involvement in a 2013 sit-in, state media reported.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
Dozens of Washington State University students staged a sit-in at the Lighty Student Services Building Friday afternoon, claiming WSU officials have not provided a safe atmosphere for students of color.
Thu., July 7, 2016, 11:01 a.m.
Speaker Paul Ryan is considering options for punishing Democrats for last month’s House floor sit-in and hasn’t ruled out anything, the Wisconsin Republican said Thursday.
Tue., July 5, 2016, 1:04 p.m.
The House won’t vote on proposed Democratic gun curbs, Speaker Paul Ryan suggested Tuesday as the rekindled election-year clash over firearms showed no sign of resolution. Democrats said it was …
Fri., June 24, 2016
This historic protest was demanding what can only be called a meager measure, delaying suspected terrorists from buying guns. What about restoring the assault-weapons ban?
Thu., June 2, 2016, 12:34 p.m.
Seattle University has placed the dean of its humanities college on administrative leave in the wake of a student protest in her office.