Demonstrators march during a protest against Chile’s government. Photo: Reuters

1 million Chileans take to streets of Santiago to demand president’s resignation

  • Protesters in the South American country are demanding economic reforms as people struggle over spiralling costs of living
  • The demonstrations were sparked earlier this month over a hike in public transport fares, which soon boiled into riots, arson and looting
Topic |   Americas

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Demonstrators march during a protest against Chile’s government. Photo: Reuters
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As the protests continue, Hong Kong bands are expressing their feelings in song. Photo: James Wendlinger

Songs of freedom: eight new protest songs from Hong Kong bands

  • During times of protest, music can serve as a uniting and rallying force, and sometimes becomes a focal point
  • From rap to metal to punk, local groups are expressing their feelings about the unrest
Topic |   Music

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As the protests continue, Hong Kong bands are expressing their feelings in song. Photo: James Wendlinger
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