From Mexico City, to Paris, to Ferguson, Missouri, it's been a busy week in demonstrations around the world, including one on a beach. What exactly have these throngs done to get attention? The theater of publicly expressed opinion can involve blocking a thoroughfare, bodies in costume, words in your face, and sadly, oftentimes violent clashes with the police.
The photos of this week’s events range from group dynamics to intense individuals, with lots of visual drama in between. Let's break it down by signage, costumes, and choreography, all the while taking a very abridged look at political issues worldwide.