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Porn giant joins protest against North Carolina transgender law

XHamster.com is showing users in the Tar Heel state blank screens instead of the usual fare of videos and photos.

By April 11, 2016

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Snowden, Pussy Riot take over online ads to protest censorship

Political activists lend their voices to an online campaign calling attention to government censorship and surveillance.

By March 11, 2016

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Uber blacks out app in Paris to protest government, taxi opposition

Restrictions on drivers and car-hailing services could leave 10,000 drivers out of a job, Uber says.

By February 9, 2016

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Nissan websites hacked in protest of Japan's whaling exploits

The automaker doesn't have a single thing to do with whaling, of course, but good luck telling that to the person behind the keyboard.

By January 15, 2016

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Donate your Lego for art: Ai Weiwei fills cars with Lego bricks in protest

Dissident artist Ai Weiwei has taken his battle with Lego to the next level, calling on people across the world to donate their unused Lego bricks in the name of "freedom of speech."

By October 27, 2015

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Google to stream Republican convention, undeterred by Trump critics

The search giant will reportedly provide its services, as planned, despite protesters who say that amounts to tacit support for Donald Trump and his inflammatory rhetoric.

By April 29, 2016

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French anti-Uber taxi protest ensnares singer Courtney Love

The loudest protest so far against smartphone-era car services involves burning tires, blocked traffic, riot police and an assault on a celebrity taking an Uber ride from the airport.

By June 25, 2015

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London streets blockaded as taxi drivers protest against Uber

The city's iconic black cabs brought roads to a standstill in a protest against what drivers see as unfair regulation of the industry.

By April 21, 2015

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Participating in a hologram protest seems neat, but we have some concerns (Tomorrow Daily 162)

Spanish activists held a rally this past weekend to protest an upcoming law that levies heavy fines for assembling in front of government buildings. Instead of human bodies, 2,000 holograms showed up to make their holo-voices heard.

By April 15, 2015

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Activists use human holograms to protest, and you can get involved (Tomorrow Daily 162)

On today's show, Ashley and Khail check out a Spanish hologram protest, a stop-motion animated short where every frame was 3D-printed and a new patent from Boeing that might help you sleep better on long flights. #TDProtest

By April 15, 2015