Women Against State Pension Inequality protest outside Conservative conference

Hundreds of activists from the Women Against State Pension inequality group protested outside the Conservative Party conference being held in Birmingham. IBTimes UK filmed the protest as woman dressed in the purple, white and green of the suffragette movement were trying to urge Theresa May to make major retirement fund reforms. Chanting slogans, the activists claim the equalling of the state pension age between men and women in 1995 means women in their 50s could now be up to £40,000 worse off. Oct 4, 2016

Women Against State Pension Inequality protest outside Conservative conference

Hundreds of activists from the Women Against State Pension inequality group protested outside the Conservative Party conference being held in Birmingham. IBTimes UK filmed the protest as woman dressed in the purple, white and green of the suffragette movement were trying to urge Theresa May to make major retirement fund reforms. Chanting slogans, the activists claim the equalling of the state pension age between men and women in 1995 means women in their 50s could now be up to £40,000 worse off. Oct 4, 2016

Women Against State Pension Inequality protest outside Conservative conference

Hundreds of activists from the Women Against State Pension inequality group protested outside the Conservative Party conference being held in Birmingham. IBTimes UK filmed the protest as woman dressed in the purple, white and green of the suffragette movement were trying to urge Theresa May to make major retirement fund reforms. Chanting slogans, the activists claim the equalling of the state pension age between men and women in 1995 means women in their 50s could now be up to £40,000 worse off. Oct 4, 2016

Women Against State Pension Inequality protest outside Conservative conference

Hundreds of activists from the Women Against State Pension inequality group protested outside the Conservative Party conference being held in Birmingham. IBTimes UK filmed the protest as woman dressed in the purple, white and green of the suffragette movement were trying to urge Theresa May to make major retirement fund reforms. Chanting slogans, the activists claim the equalling of the state pension age between men and women in 1995 means women in their 50s could now be up to £40,000 worse off. Oct 4, 2016

Women Against State Pension Inequality protest outside Conservative conference

Hundreds of activists from the Women Against State Pension inequality group protested outside the Conservative Party conference being held in Birmingham. IBTimes UK filmed the protest as woman dressed in the purple, white and green of the suffragette movement were trying to urge Theresa May to make major retirement fund reforms. Chanting slogans, the activists claim the equalling of the state pension age between men and women in 1995 means women in their 50s could now be up to £40,000 worse off. Oct 4, 2016

Women Against State Pension Inequality protest outside Conservative conference

Hundreds of activists from the Women Against State Pension inequality group protested outside the Conservative Party conference being held in Birmingham. IBTimes UK filmed the protest as woman dressed in the purple, white and green of the suffragette movement were trying to urge Theresa May to make major retirement fund reforms. Chanting slogans, the activists claim the equalling of the state pension age between men and women in 1995 means women in their 50s could now be up to £40,000 worse off. Oct 4, 2016

Women go topless to protest violence against students in Johannesburg

Several female student protesters at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, took off their clothes after violent clashes between protesters and police. University students have been demonstrating across South Africa for weeks over the governments proposal to raise tuition fees by 8 percent. Hundreds of students rallied on 4 October after police arrested at least two protesters, for ignoring a ban against public gatherings earlier in the morning. Chaos then ensued at the demonstration, with protesters attacking police vehicles with rocks, and officers responding by firing rubber bullets, stun grenades and tear gas. Oct 4, 2016

Women go topless to protest violence against students in Johannesburg

Several female student protesters at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, took off their clothes after violent clashes between protesters and police. University students have been demonstrating across South Africa for weeks over the governments proposal to raise tuition fees by 8 percent. Hundreds of students rallied on 4 October after police arrested at least two protesters, for ignoring a ban against public gatherings earlier in the morning. Chaos then ensued at the demonstration, with protesters attacking police vehicles with rocks, and officers responding by firing rubber bullets, stun grenades and tear gas. Oct 4, 2016

Women go topless to protest violence against students in Johannesburg

Several female student protesters at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, took off their clothes after violent clashes between protesters and police. University students have been demonstrating across South Africa for weeks over the governments proposal to raise tuition fees by 8 percent. Hundreds of students rallied on 4 October after police arrested at least two protesters, for ignoring a ban against public gatherings earlier in the morning. Chaos then ensued at the demonstration, with protesters attacking police vehicles with rocks, and officers responding by firing rubber bullets, stun grenades and tear gas. Oct 4, 2016

Women go topless to protest violence against students in Johannesburg

Several female student protesters at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, took off their clothes after violent clashes between protesters and police. University students have been demonstrating across South Africa for weeks over the governments proposal to raise tuition fees by 8 percent. Hundreds of students rallied on 4 October after police arrested at least two protesters, for ignoring a ban against public gatherings earlier in the morning. Chaos then ensued at the demonstration, with protesters attacking police vehicles with rocks, and officers responding by firing rubber bullets, stun grenades and tear gas. Oct 4, 2016

Women go topless to protest violence against students in Johannesburg

Several female student protesters at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, took off their clothes after violent clashes between protesters and police. University students have been demonstrating across South Africa for weeks over the governments proposal to raise tuition fees by 8 percent. Hundreds of students rallied on 4 October after police arrested at least two protesters, for ignoring a ban against public gatherings earlier in the morning. Chaos then ensued at the demonstration, with protesters attacking police vehicles with rocks, and officers responding by firing rubber bullets, stun grenades and tear gas. Oct 4, 2016

Women go topless to protest violence against students in Johannesburg

Several female student protesters at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, took off their clothes after violent clashes between protesters and police. University students have been demonstrating across South Africa for weeks over the governments proposal to raise tuition fees by 8 percent. Hundreds of students rallied on 4 October after police arrested at least two protesters, for ignoring a ban against public gatherings earlier in the morning. Chaos then ensued at the demonstration, with protesters attacking police vehicles with rocks, and officers responding by firing rubber bullets, stun grenades and tear gas. Oct 4, 2016

Women go topless to protest violence against students in Johannesburg

Several female student protesters at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, took off their clothes after violent clashes between protesters and police. University students have been demonstrating across South Africa for weeks over the governments proposal to raise tuition fees by 8 percent. Hundreds of students rallied on 4 October after police arrested at least two protesters, for ignoring a ban against public gatherings earlier in the morning. Chaos then ensued at the demonstration, with protesters attacking police vehicles with rocks, and officers responding by firing rubber bullets, stun grenades and tear gas. Oct 4, 2016

Women go topless to protest violence against students in Johannesburg

Several female student protesters at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, took off their clothes after violent clashes between protesters and police. University students have been demonstrating across South Africa for weeks over the governments proposal to raise tuition fees by 8 percent. Hundreds of students rallied on 4 October after police arrested at least two protesters, for ignoring a ban against public gatherings earlier in the morning. Chaos then ensued at the demonstration, with protesters attacking police vehicles with rocks, and officers responding by firing rubber bullets, stun grenades and tear gas. Oct 4, 2016