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protest about someone or something

 and protest against someone or something 
1. to complain about someone or something. Valerie is always protesting about some problem at work. She filed a complaint that protested against her supervisor.
2. to rally or demonstrate against someone or something. A number of people protested about the war. They were mainly protesting against the draft.
See also: protest
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Summary: Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) [India] February 15 (ANI): The Thanthai Periyar Dravidar Kazhagam (TPDK) on Thursday filed a petition in the Coimbatore family court seeking divorce between a dog and a goat, married by a group in protest against Valentine's Day yesterday.
With Dr Tahirul Qadri's departure from the country for the second time after calling off his protest against the government, many Pakistanis know that this is tactical move of the PAT leader.
TOBA TEK SINGH -- The nursing staff of Gojra THQ Hospital on Monday staged a protest against Medical Superintendent Dr Shahab Alam over his alleged misbehaviour with their colleagues.
ISLAMABAD -- People held a protest against the rape and murder of an 8-year-old young girl in Kathua district of Jammu region.
on Thursday for questioning the credibility of the Presidential Electoral Tribunal (PET), one of them even saying that the latter must learn to accept the tribunal's decision on his election protest against Vice President Leni Robredo.
GILGIT -- The residents of Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) on Wednesday are taking out a long march in protest against taxes imposed by the federal government after holding demonstrations in various districts of the region for last six days.
Summary: Actor joins actresses who plan to wear black gowns at the ceremony to protest against the abuse of women
The JI chief was addressing a march held here to protest against the United States' recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
HARIPUR -- Residents of Khanpur blocked the main Khanpur-Taxila road for traffic in protest against prolonged load shedding in the area.
TEHRAN (FNA)- People in militant-held regions in Damascus and Aleppo countrysides have been out in the streets in the last 24 hours to shout their protest against the militants.
Users of the Thingwall School of Swimming met last night to try to protest against the closure of the pool, which has served the area for 40 years.
Villa fans were planning a Show Doug The Red Card protest against their chairman - nicknamed "Deadly Doug" - during the game.
We will be gathering at the arts faculty to protest against the ongoing autocracy of the VC.
MANY schools in Nigeria have closed to protest against the abduction of schoolgirls by Boko Haram, the government's failure to rescue them and the killing of scores of teachers by the Islamic extremists.
About 50 students from NATFIZ participated in a protest against the Rector of their university on Rakovska street in Sofia in Wednesday morning, informs bTV.