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Has anyone among you ever been exposed to tear gas? Tear gas? Anyone? I’m sorry to hear that, so you might know that it’s a very toxic substance, but you might not know that it’s a very simple molecule with an unpronouncable name: it’s called chlorobenzalmalononitrile. 117 more words


01.29.15: Lethal Force

The Venezuelan government authorized the use of lethal force to suppress peaceful protests last night in a surprise move that has wide-reaching implications for the country prone to civil unrest. 705 more words

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Tear Gas effects: Young man with rash on the chest.

I was in Athens shooting statues for Teatro Praga‘s new performance: Tear Gas.
Directed and performed py Pedro Zegre Penim, and to be premiered at Culturgest in February.

Andre Godinho

Kenya: Police tear gas school children in 'land-grab' dispute over playground

BBC, Jan 2015

Police in Kenya fire teargas at school children and parents protesting over a ‘land-grab’ of their playground by a private developer. Subscribe to BBC News HERE… 6 more words


Niger: Muslims Reacting to Charlie Hebdo "Insults" Burn 45 Churches, Kill 10

Charlie Hebdo’s Post-Attack Issue Stokes Anger, Scores of Demonstrations

NIAMEY, Niger — The Niger government says at least 45 churches have been set on fire in this predominantly Muslim West African nation in protests over French cartoons lampooning Islam’s prophet. 1,056 more words

Tear Gas, Sound Bombs: Clashes In Sao Paulo As 1,000s Protest Bus Fare Hike - 17 January 2015

Police used tear gas and sound bombs to disperse thousands of people protesting against hikes in bus fare price in Brazil’s biggest city, Sao Paulo. 73 more words


Police Use Tear Gas To Disperse Crowd After Ohio State Victory (VIDEO)

The Ohio State Buckeyes dominated the Oregon Ducks last night, snagging the first-ever CFP National Championship in Arlington, Texas with a 42-20 win. But back home in Ohio, things got a bit hectic. 184 more words