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State Police Investigating Report Of Man Pepper Sprayed During Protests

BOSTON (CBS) — State Police are looking into an incident recorded on cell phone video that appears to show a trooper using pepper spray on a protester in Boston. 216 more words


Mexican Protester Lights Himself On Fire

According to the AP, a young farmer in Tuxtla Gutierrez in southern Mexico set himself on fire to demand the release of his father, an indigenous leader who was arrested last year on charges stemming from a series of demonstrations in 2011 that turned violent. 157 more words

U.s. Politics

Protest Protester Protesting - Media portrayal of US protests

With protests in America continuing on – first Ferguson and now the case of #EricGarner – it is quite astonishing how the events are reported throughout the world.  314 more words

International Affairs

Feminisation of Poverty

*Published in the Evening Echo 05/12/2104, written by Liz Madden.

Over two weeks ago, a video clip emerged of a female protestor who banged on the bonnet of Taoiseach Enda Kennys car and shouted ‘’out, out, out’’. 917 more words


'What the heck'? Garner protester in NYC has it in for Donald Trump [photos]

Well, it’s definitely not among the signs we’d expect to see at this particular protest:

A different strategy. pic.twitter.com/yCXprnZqID

— Philip Bump (@pbump) December 4, 2014…

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first i will say i believe 110% in defending and standing up for what is right and i didn’t want to touch on this subject but after reading about the direction it has turned i feel i should .. 386 more words

Tar Sands Opposition Unites Burnaby Leaders

Tar Sands Opposition Unites Burnaby Leaders, First Nations, as 60 Arrested in B.C. Protests -ICTMN.com// <!–[CDATA[

Mark Klotz/flickr via Rabble.ca

First Nations protesters on Burnaby Mountain… 868 more words