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Tent City Rising

A few days ago I took a break from posting to camp at the small tent city blooming in front of the UN offices in Los Palos Grandes. 422 more words

Venezuela 2014

Facebook and Twitter Positively Contribute to Kiev Protests

Social media not only played a pivotal role during the Ukraine protests in Kieve but a very important one as well.

Social Networks

Poem a Day 2014: Kelly Tsai, "Mao" (#20)

“Is it as funny when the indoctrinated look like you?”

I’ve been teased for not liking the decorative vibe of a certain bar (which will remain unnamed) near Central Square, in Cambridge. 336 more words

National Poetry Month

West not concerned about Bahraini, Saudi HR records: Analyst -- video included

Apr 20, 2014

The West is more concerned about selling arms to Bahrain and Saudi Arabia than the two countries’ appalling human rights records, an analyst tells Press TV. 289 more words


U.S. to have ground forces engaged in exercises in Poland and Estonia

April 2014EUROPE - The United States plans to carry out small ground-force exercises in Poland and Estonia in an attempt to reassure NATO’s Eastern European members worried about Russia’s military operations in and near Ukraine, Western officials said Friday. 456 more words
Civil Unrest

VIDEO -- 3 dead, 13 wounded in attack on Ukraine military base - Interior Ministry

Apr 17, 2014

Three people were killed, 13 others injured by gunfire in a confrontation between anti-government protesters and soldiers stationed at a military base in Mariupol, Ukrainian interior minister Arsen Avakov says. 16 more words


Carriage horse foes picket Liam Neeson's NYC home

Animal rights activists protesting outside Liam Neeson’s home say they don’t agree with him that New York’s carriage horses should keep working.

Neeson didn’t appear Saturday as about 50 demonstrators filled the sidewalk in front of his Manhattan apartment building. 92 more words