Tag archives: protests

2012 student protests in Montréal because of tuition hike.

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In the spring of 2012, massive student protests in opposition to a tuition hike, caused tormoil in Montréal for over six months. Violent demonstrations became part of the daily reality of this Canadian city. This film shows how the students organized themselves and how the authorities reacted.

Video shot with a drone featuring the protests on Taksim square, Istanbul, Turkey.

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This video shows shot of a drone equipped with a camera during the protests in Taksim square, Istanbul. Police shot the drone a few minutes after these pictures where made. The water cannons and riot policemen are clearly visible. This shows how citizen journalism is becoming much more professional.