The 12 miles long ‘Freedom Rally’ is rolling through Toronto on Thursday. | The Star

The large group of vehicles, reported to be 20 kilometres long at times, has picked up support as it travels across the country. The event appears to be organized by a group called Canadian Unity, and the convoy’s Facebook page has picked up more than 180,000 followers, and as of Wednesday afternoon, the group had raised …

Large protest in Netherlands against coronavirus measures | Reuters

AMSTERDAM, Jan 16 (Reuters) - Thousands of protesters packed Amsterdam's streets on Sunday in opposition to the government-imposed COVID-19 measures and vaccination campaign as virus infections hit a new record. Authorities were granted stop and search powers at several locations across the city and scores of riot police vans patrolled neighbourhoods where the demonstrators marched …

Germany: 16,000 protest coronavirus pandemic policies – freedom of assembly BANNED

According to the police, up to 7,000 demonstrators gathered in Düsseldorf to protest vaccine mandates. Police said the rally was largely peaceful.  In Hamburg, a protest against COVID-19 measures and vaccination saw a turnout of 3,000 people, police said. Officials banned that demonstration citing the danger of spreading the omicron variant. The organizers had filed an urgent appeal …