Right to Protest – Please respond to the following (use paragraphs to separate
·Identify a recent protest from the past 3 months.
Describe the issue or issues that were protested, who the
protesters were, and what their actions were.
Explain and discuss if there were counteractions, such as
counter-protests, retaliation, or extra security visible during the protest.
Do you think the government, universities, or businesses have
the right to censor protests (threaten protesters with legal action or
disciplinary action for protesting), or set limits on protests (including
social media) such as where and when protests can happen by
Right to Protest
This week you will examine the right to meet and to peacefully protest.