BRICSPosts News, November 11, 2014

Lots of positive, forward looking business news here, maybe because the US isn’t involved. ~J

Xi meets Abe in Beijing, symbolic breakthrough in ties

Trade ties have seen a downward spiral, affected by the strain in political relations. 125 more words

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6 Questions You Might Have About Hong Kong's Umbrella Revolution

1. Why the umbrellas?

Hong Kong students are currently protesting for more political freedom and have been using umbrellas to protect themselves from police pepper spray. 709 more words

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[caption id="attachment_50282" align="alignnone" width="590"]Democracy demonstrations in Hong Kong. Students and pro-democracy citizens being attacked and shouted at by anti-demonstration group in Mongkok. Pro-police rally. Joshua Wong, 17-year-old protest leader. by James Nachtwey Democracy demonstrations in Hong Kong. Students and pro-democracy citizens being attacked and shouted at by anti-demonstration group in Mongkok. Pro-police rally. Joshua Wong, 17-year-old protest leader.
by James Nachtwey[/caption]