Times Activists Made Their Voices Heard in 2016

2016 was a tumultuous year for the United States, and the world as a whole. Many issues arose that left the citizens of the United States divided among themselves, while Brexit led to the United Kingdom leaving the European Union.


Protests in the year 2016 were so large, many broke records and gave their government no choice but to act on their demands from it was a year that will certainly be well documented in students’ textbooks. From Standing Rock to Seoul, activists came out in full force to stand for their beliefs on the issues and made their voices heard. Here are some of the most memorable and largest protests of 2016.