Should protesters ever break the law?

In this lesson, we will consider the balance of rights and freedom between the right to protest and the duty to provide protection to the public. We will look at a practical scenario and consider different methods of protest.

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Q1.True or false, we can consider people like Emmeline Pankhurst, Martin Luther King Jr and Nelson Mandela to be changemakers?

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Q2.True or false, the right to protest can be found in Article 11 of the Human Rights Act 1998?

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Q3.True or false, to be considered a changemaker, change needs to be on a global scale?

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Q4.True or false, changemakers make instant impact?

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Q5.True or false, everybody has the ability to make an impact in their community?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.True or false, we can consider people like Emmeline Pankhurst, Martin Luther King Jr and Nelson Mandela to be changemakers?

1/5

Q2.True or false, the right to protest can be found in Article 11 of the Human Rights Act 1998?

2/5

Q3.True or false, to be considered a changemaker, change needs to be on a global scale?

3/5

Q4.True or false, changemakers make instant impact?

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Q5.True or false, everybody has the ability to make an impact in their community?

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Should protesters ever break the law?

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Q1.True or false, vandalism is a permitted form of protesting under the Human Rights Act 1998?

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Q2.True or false, the law does not permit violent acts when protesting?

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Q3.True or false, Gandhi considers protesting to be the highest duty of a citizen?

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Q4.True or false, Andrew Valls says that all forms of violence in protesting should be permitted?

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Q5.True or false, one of Andrew Valls test says that violence may be justified if the actions are a last resort?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Should protesters ever break the law?

Check your learning by doing this quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.True or false, vandalism is a permitted form of protesting under the Human Rights Act 1998?

1/5

Q2.True or false, the law does not permit violent acts when protesting?

2/5

Q3.True or false, Gandhi considers protesting to be the highest duty of a citizen?

3/5

Q4.True or false, Andrew Valls says that all forms of violence in protesting should be permitted?

4/5

Q5.True or false, one of Andrew Valls test says that violence may be justified if the actions are a last resort?

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Lesson summary: Should protesters ever break the law?

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