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More protests across the UK taking place this weekend - details (#Gaza #Israel #UK #GazaUnderAttack)

More protests are scheduled across the UK this coming weekend.

FRIDAY 1st AUGUST

Liverpool 8.30am  outside the Liverpool Town Hall for what is likely to be a short demonstration. 335 more words

UK

Chicago hosts largest Protest for Palestine in United States History

Demonstrators demand an end to Israeli aggression against Palestinians

“We are here today to tell Israel, that it may be killing our brothers and sisters but the world stands with Gaza,” Awad Hamdan, a member of the Chicago Coalition for Justice in Palestine, said to the thousands who gathered in front of the Daley Center in downtown Chicago. 573 more words

Journalism in Puerto Rico: propaganda and partisenship

It was election night 1996 and I was covering the news for San Juan radio station WOSO.  Fighting through the diminished crowd, through the door and up the stairs to the second floor where I could find some good interviews and sound bites.  671 more words

Puerto Rico

No Criminal Charges Coming For Officers Who Shot And Killed Kimani Gray, 16

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — No criminal charges will be coming for the officers involved in the shooting that killed a 16-year-old boy in Brooklyn last year – sparking massive protests. 318 more words

News

Italian Senate like Verdun

The sessions of the Italian Parliament open every week on Tuesday. Yesterday, the opposition started an all-out offensive against the constitutional reform bill sponsored by the Renzi Government. 91 more words

Politics

I think I also should comment on the recent UPSC dramas.

Omg! I never expected to see such (uncivilized) protests by people who are aspiring to be in the top echelons on bureaucracy. For some changes that were introduced in 2011 it is very interesting that such uproar is being staged now. 553 more words

Random Rambles

Pro Palestine Demostration - Mexico City

Some pictures from a recent Pro Palestine demonstration in Mexico City.

Equipment used: Leica M240 + Summilux Pre ASPH + 28mm elmerit. Definitely much easier shooting with the Nikons for these kinds of event, but not as fun :)

Photography