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Convention

This was written and posted several years ago just before the G.O.P. National Convention here in Tampa Florida.  It didn’t go over too well with the locals! 161 more words

Poetry

French police move in against migrants in Calais camps

Source: BBC

The AFP news agency reported that police blocked road and sea access to the port after they obtained a court order for the camps to be disbanded. 325 more words

Immigration

tear gas

emanating
from broken loves
eyes in palms
the stinging
and you
filled an entirety
of wanting
but it all stopped
like a foot in the door… 26 more words

Poetry

6.25.2014 Journal Prompt

June 25, 2014: My brother was with them when it happened.

Blog Posts

Tear Gas, Rubber Bullets As Ethnic Albanians Clash With Kosovo Police - 23 June 2014

Several people, including police officers, have been injured as ethnic Albanians clashed with security forces in the city of Mitrovica. Police fired tear gas and rubber bullets to stop protesters who were hurling stones and burning cars. 54 more words

Article

Sandra Steingraber's Statement in Response to Events in Pungeşti

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Originally posted on 17.06.2014, on Health and Environment Alliance’s page:

Sandra Steingraber spoke about the health impacts of fracking at a public gathering in Pungesti, Romania on 11 June 2014, just prior to the walk along the village road that prompted police brutality. 2,235 more words

Pungesti