Updates and background information about local residents' occupation of Francesca's Café in Broadway Market in Hackney, East London.
A tent village in Utsubo park, Osaka was evicted this month to make way for an international rose festival.
Students, teachers and school employees have been protesting against the closure of D. João de Castro Secondary School in Lisbon.
Regulars barred from the Somers Town Coffee House in Chalton Street near Kings Cross, are demanding to be re-admitted to their local pub.
In Glasgow on Friday, a sit-in protest was organised by mums at Carnwadric Primary school to protest against its closure.
A group of protesters have occupied the site of the former Bristol North swimming bath on Gloucester Road.
With a cell phone crooked in her ear and scores of activists cheering her on in the 2000 block of Reynes Street, lawyer Tracie Washington sent a backhoe and its crew packing from the Lower 9th Ward Thursday morning...