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Hong Kong's Democracy Protesters Plan One Final Act of Civil Disobedience

Student groups call for calm and pledge no physical resistance as police plan their operation to clear Occupy protest sites.

“We mark the end of this phase of the occupation.” 855 more words

Protests v. Riots

1st Amendment v. Criminal Acts – you be the judge:

Martin Luther, a founder of the Protestant movement/religion

Dr. Martin Luther King, 1968

Chicago, 1968… 85 more words

Politics

Hong Kong: Chief Executive's Accusation That Pro-Democracy Groups are Run by "Foreign Forces" is Ridiculous

By Heather Timmons

HONG KONG—There’s an easy explanation for the protests that continue to paralyze parts of Hong Kong, after thwarting a police crackdown over the weekend… 689 more words

Hong Kong Leader Tries To Blame "Outside Forces" For Pro-Democracy Protesters -- Protesters Scoff: "He's Part of the Problem" -- "The Foreign Force Here is Democracy"

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying has claimed that Beijing has “full confidence” in his ability to handle the ongoing protests. He says the pro-democracy protests are “out of control” and created by “outside foreign forces.” 834 more words